Painswick is located in the fantastic Cotswold Hills - it's a lovely part of the world that tourists flock to in their thousands every year. The pace of life in Painswick is laid back and tranquil - the area is surrounded by green countryside, it is a beautiful place to be. The great thing about Painswick is the fact that there's so much to do in and around the area - which means you'll never get bored whether you're there for two days, two years or even two decades!
For garden and nature lovers Painswick offers a series of treats. The Rococo Gardens situated in the grounds of Painswick House have been lovingly restored - they offer the ideal location for a walk on a warm summer's afternoon - or even on a chilly winter morning. Other gardens of note in the area include Misarden Park Gardens located around three miles from Painswick. Hidcote Manor Gardens, Bourton Hill House Gardens, Kiftsgate and Stanway are also great places to visit.
The roads in Painswick tend to be extremely narrow due to the fact they were first constructed hundreds of years ago - well before the invention of cars. The narrow streets of Painswick add to the character of the area - as do the uniform buildings constructed from locally mined Cotswold stone.
Painswick is a fantastic town - it's a true beauty. Another huge advantage of living in Painswick is the fact that the major cities of Birmingham and London are just a car journey away.