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Lovely hills for ramblers topped by the location for Chitty Chitty Bang Bang , Cobstone Mill. Great... read more

Reviewed 17 December 2018
Malcolm S
Northampton, United Kingdom
Turville as filming site

This tiny historic village is colorfully built of bricks and flint in clay with fossilized sea... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2018
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Cobstone Mill Oxford Road, Turville HP14 3YB, England
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Reviewed 17 December 2018

Lovely hills for ramblers topped by the location for Chitty Chitty Bang Bang , Cobstone Mill. Great views from the top of the hill with a lovely village at the bottom made famous by TV and Film location such as The Vicar of Dibley, Mr...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Malcolm S
Reviewed 22 June 2018

This tiny historic village is colorfully built of bricks and flint in clay with fossilized sea sponges, wooden beams painted black and local clay tiles. It is 5 miles from Henley- on -Thames and is a well-known filming site. Two examples: Chitty Chitty Bang Bang...More

Date of experience: May 2018
4  Thank mrsagf
Reviewed 13 April 2018

Cobstone Windmill is famous for being in the film Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. It’s a delightful but very steep walk but when you get up to the top you are rewarded with the most glorious views over Turville and the chilterns. If you have worked...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank SausageSisters
Reviewed 21 February 2018

Looking down on the pretty village of Turville (location for the "Vicar of Dibley" TV series), unfortunately the windmill itself is private so not accessible. It's best seen from the bottom of the hill, but the steep climb to the top is worth it for...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank BackinBracknell
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Memories come flooding back as you visit this lovely place. On a blue sky day, you can see/visualise/imagine scenes from the movie Chitty Chitty Bang Bang or Vicar of Dibley :)

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Michael T
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Lovely place to walk and watch the world go by. The walk is steep but well worth it. It has an amazing view from the top.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Umi16
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

The Windmill sits up on top of a fairly steep hill. You can walk up to it. This was the Windmill from Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and hence it's claim to fame.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Bima01
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We went to Turville as we had discovered the Vicar of Dibley was filmed there and the windmill was in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang - was great to see the windmill up on the hill above the rooftops - we didn't climb the hill to...More

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank gr8babe10
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Turville is the home of the Vicar of Dibley. Cobstone Mill was built in 1816 and is up on the hill overlooking the village of Turville. It is sometimes referred to as Turville Windmill and is featured in the film Chitty, Chitty Bang Bang! We...More

Date of experience: June 2016
6  Thank Jesseekarr
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