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Places To See
Built in 1610 following on Act introduced by King James I, which stated that all counties had to have their own ‘House of Correction’; Shepton Mallet was the oldest working prison in the United Kingdom...
On site of a mill mentioned in the Domesday Survey of c1086. The present mill dates from 18thC and was restored to working order.
Barrington Court, located in the stunning south Somerset countryside, is a charming Tudor manor house complimented beautifully with Gertrude Jekyll-inspired gardens, apple orchards and a working kitchen garden.
Historic home of the poet Samuel Taylor Coleridge in Somerset near BridgwaterAs in the poets’ day, there is still wilderness, heathland and a rocky shoreline where you can lose yourself in thought. The mix of heath on the top is a characteristic of the Quantocks and includes heather, whortleberry, gorse, bracken and wavy-haired grass. There is woodland too, once prized as a source of timber for ship building and now by walkers for its tranquillity. The oaks here are Sessile with acorns that grow directly on the branch and twisted trunks.
Dunster Castle Gardens Open from the 22nd June. Timed bookings only. Fortified home of the Luttrells for 600 years, remodelled 100 years ago. Fine 17thC staircase and plaster ceilings. Terrace garden of rare shrubs.
Montacute House is a masterpiece of Elizabethan Renaissance architecture and design
The Bishop’s Palace and Gardens in Wells, Somerset, has been home to the Bishops of Bath and Wells for over 800 years and this stunning medieval palace is open for all to enjoy. It is a great family day out in Somerset.
The Roman Baths is now open.Famed for its hot springs, Bath houses the best preserved Roman Spa from the ancient world. Delve into the history of this magical monument and admire its architecture and engineering.
The multi award-winning Haynes International Motor Museum is truly a must-see attraction. Home of the UK’s largest collection of cars and motorbikes you can get up close to some of the very first cars invented in The Dawn of Motoring, explore reds around the world in the famous Red Room and feed your need for speed with some of the most iconic Formula 1 cars in Williams’ history.
Discover an enormous range of willow baskets made by our team of skilled craftsmen and women using our own home-grown willow.
4 beautiful 4 star rated self catering properties sleeping from 2-23 near Taunton.
The hotel provides a great base to explore the many delights of Somerset.
Self catering cottages in Exmoor National Park, Somerset near Dulverton.
Climb the spiral staircase to walk in the footsteps of Wells Cathedral masons.
Around and About Bath is a revolutionary tour company based in Bath.