Devizes is a charming market town, with a wealth of history and architectural heritage and is home to more than 500 listed buildings. The town boasts many independent shops to visit or explore the market on Thursday’s. Less than a mile away from St Peter’s School is the independent, single-screened Palace Cinema, which showcases an array of the latest Blockbuster movies.
The historic Kennet & Avon Canal runs through the town providing fishing and walking amenities. The major centres of Bath, Salisbury, Swindon, Marlborough and Chippenham are all within a 30 mile radius.
Devizes hosts an array of events throughout the year including an Art Festival, an International Street Festival, a Food Festival as well as many community events.
Junction 17 of the M4 motorway lies about 17 miles to the north with the M3 motorway via the A303 to the south. Mainline railway services to London Paddington are available in Pewsey, Chippenham and Westbury, also from Andover to Waterloo.
There are a number of nearby primary and secondary schools nearby including St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School less than half a mile away and Devizes School (with a Sixth Form) can be found a mile from St Peter’s School.