West Farm Cottage nestles in the town of Godmanchester some 18 miles or 28 minutes drive from Cambridge. This picturesque town is situated on the River Great Ouse, surrounded by beautiful countryside, making it an ideal destination for visitors exploring the area's natural beauty. Godmanchester is home to several well-preserved buildings from the medieval and Georgian eras. Make sure to stroll along the town's causeway and admire the architecture, including the impressive 12th-century church of St Mary the Virgin, which dominates the skyline.

Another popular attraction in Godmanchester is the Nature Reserve, which allows visitors to explore the countryside surrounding the town. The reserve is home to various wildlife, including birds, butterflies, and other small animals, making it an excellent place for nature lovers to explore.

 For those who enjoy outdoor activities, Godmanchester is a great base for exploring the surrounding area. Enjoy romantic walks across the Chinese Bridge along the river, go fishing or boating, or bike along one of the picturesque trails to Brampton Mill. 

 In addition to its natural beauty and rich history, Godmanchester has a vibrant community and several excellent restaurants, pubs, and cafes.

Taste a wide range of local cuisine, including traditional English dishes and international cuisine.

 Overall, Godmanchester is a charming and historic town that offers visitors the opportunity to explore the area's natural beauty and fascinating history and culture. Whether you're looking for a relaxing break or an active adventure, Godmanchester is the perfect destination.

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The University City of Cambridge is nearby