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Located in the west of England, and touching the Welsh border, Gloucestershire is a large county that is approximately two and a half hours from London by car. This county borders Wales at Monmouthshire, and also neighbours Somerset, Wiltshire, Berkshire, Oxfordshire, Warwickshire, Worcestershire and Herefordshire. This county is popular with home buyers because of its ease of access to the capital, as well as for its exemplary independent schools, which include the world renowned Cheltenham Ladies’ College.
The county town is Gloucester, which is a wonderful mix of mediaeval and Tudor homes, as well as the more modern developments on offer. The geography of this county is a mix of urban and rural locations and local transport links make all parts of this county easily accessible from the main towns. Places of interest include the famous Gloucestershire Cathedral, Sudeley Castle and Tewkesbury Abbey, and the county is also famous for Hubert Booth, inventor of the vacuum cleaner. Prominent towns in Gloucestershire are Berkeley, Cheltenham, Chipping Campden, Chipping Sodbury, Cinderford, Cirencester, Clare, Dursley, Fairford, Coleford, Filton , Lechlade, Stow-on the-Wold, Tetbury, Tewkesbury, Thornbury, Wickwar, Winchcombe, Wotton under Edge, Yate, Lydney, Minchinhampton, Mitcheldean, Moreton in Marsh, Nailsworth, Newent, Northleach with Eastington, Painswick, Patchway, and Bradley Stoke