The river Kennet is within walking distance of Field Farm Cottage. The river forms part of the extensive Kennet and Avon Canal which joins the Thames river near Reading. In the surrounding area there are a number of grand hours of historical interest including Ufton Court, and Elizabethan Manor House, Basildon Park, Greys Court near Henley on Thames, the Vine near Bramley and HIghclere Castle of Downton Abbey Fame. Only
1 mile from Field Farm Cottage.