Bath and the Cotswolds

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  • 1. Maison Chaplais

    Cheltenham's finest delicatessen sells a mouthwatering array of artisanal products from the Cotswolds and around the world. The selections of cured meats and cheeses, combined with freshly baked bread, are perfect for a picnic. If you can't wait until you get home, you can dine in: Chaplais Deli serves sandwiches and other light bites made from the shop's ingredients, and at the nearby Chaplais Kitchen, a café bistro, there's not only a delicious menu but also some interesting wines, beers, and ciders to pair with your meal.

    52 Andover Rd., Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 2TL, England
  • 2. Baggott Church St. Limited

    This shop displays fine old furniture, portraits and landscape paintings, silver, and toys, with their price tags tied on with ribbon.

    Church St., Stow on the Wold, Gloucestershire, GL54 1BB, England
  • 3. Bartlett Street Antiques Centre

    This place has more than 60 showcases and stands selling every kind of antique imaginable, including silver, porcelain, and jewelry.

    Bartlett St., Bath, Bath and North East Somerset, BA1 2QZ, England
  • 4. Bath Christmas Market

    For two to three weeks in late November and early December, the outdoor Bath Christmas Market sells gift items and regional specialties—from handcrafted toys to candles, cards, and edible delights—in over 200 chalet-style stalls concentrated in the area just south of the Abbey.

    York St., Bath, Bath and North East Somerset, BA1 1LY, England
  • 5. Beaux Arts Bath

    This gallery, close by the Abbey, carries the work of prominent artists, potters, sculptors, painters, and printmakers.

    12–13 York St., Bath, Bath and North East Somerset, BA1 1NG, England
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  • 6. Cavendish House

    The town's oldest department store, now run by House of Fraser, stocks designer fashions.

    32–48 The Promenade, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 1HP, England
  • 7. Corn Hall

    This is the venue for a home, garden, and fashion market Monday through Thursday; an antiques market on Friday; and a crafts market on Saturday.

    Market Pl., Cirencester, Gloucestershire, GL7 2NW, England
  • 8. Cotswold Perfumery

    This popular, family-owned shop carries many perfumes that are manufactured on the premises by hand, and also stocks perfume bottles, diffusers, and essential oils, as well as jewelry. Classes are also available on-site for those who want to learn to mix their own perfume.

    Victoria St., Bourton-on-the-Water, Gloucestershire, GL54 2BU, England
  • 9. Durham House Antiques

    Showcases of jewelry, silver items, and ceramics, along with antiquarian books and period furniture, are on display over two floors.

    48 Sheep St., Stow on the Wold, Gloucestershire, GL54 1AA, England
  • 10. Frankie Doodle

    This shop claims "we sell nothing useful," and whether that claim is true is up to you to decide, but you're bound to be charmed by its products. They have wonderful houseswares and gifts, including children's toys, butter-soft leather goods, handmade jewelry, and greeting cards.

    High St., Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire, GL55 6AG, England
  • 11. Guildhall Market

    The historic covered Guildhall Market, close to the Abbey and Pulteney Bridge, is open Monday through Saturday 9–5. There are around 20 stallholders selling everything from jewelry and gifts to delicatessen food, secondhand books, bags, and batteries. There's a café, too.

    Entrances on High St. and Grand Parade, Bath, Bath and North East Somerset, BA2 4AW, England
  • 12. Hart

    Descendants of an original member of the Guild of Handicraft specialize in fashioning lovely items from silver at this shop.

    Sheep St., Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire, GL55 6DS, England
  • 13. Highgrove Estate Shop

    This pleasant, though pricey, shop sells organic products and gifts inspired by King Charles III's gardens.

    10 Long St., Tetbury, Gloucestershire, GL8 8AQ, England
  • 14. Makers and Designers Emporium

    Better known as m.a.d.e., this shop is a cornucopia of unusual designer items, including stationery, textiles, housewares, toys, and jewelry.

    9 Silver St., Cirencester, Gloucestershire, GL7 2BJ, England
  • 15. Market Place

    Every Monday and Friday, Cirencester's central Market Place is packed with stalls selling a motley assortment of goods, mainly household items but some local produce and crafts, too. An excellent farmers' market takes place here every second and fourth Saturday of the month.

    Cirencester, Gloucestershire, England
  • 16. Martin & Co

    This shop carries a good stock of classic and modern jewelry.

    19 The Promenade, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 1LP, England
  • 17. Q & C Militaria

    A treasure trove for military buffs, Q and C Militaria offers badges and medals, breastplates, helmets, coats of arms, and books. It's run by ex-soldiers.

    22 Suffolk Rd., Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 2AQ, England
  • 18. The Bath Sweet Shop

    The city's oldest candy store, The Bath Sweet Shop boasts of stocking some 350 different varieties, including traditional licorice torpedoes, pear drops, and aniseed balls. Sugar-free treats are available.

    8 N. Parade Passage, Bath, Bath and North East Somerset, BA1 1NX, England
  • 19. Treacle George

    An independent design shop located on the Market Place, Treacle George sells a carefully chosen selection of furniture, housewares, and gifts.

    21 Market Pl., Tetbury, Gloucestershire, GL8 8DD, England
  • 20. Tudor House

    Three floors of showcases contain the finds of 20 antiques dealers presenting anything from tiny mother-of-pearl pieces and beaded bags to wooden dressers full of plates and jugs.

    40 Sheep St., Stow on the Wold, Gloucestershire, GL54 1AA, England

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