Places to Visit

There are so many places to discover in the local area from stunning gardens to historic towns.

Places to Visit

Discover the best places to visit in Somerset, just a short walk or drive from the Farmhouse.

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Hauser & Wirth Somerset

Hauser & Wirth Somerset is a pioneering world-class gallery and multipurpose arts centre. It is home to a vibrant programme of contemporary art exhibitions, outdoor sculptures, events and learning activities.

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Make Hauser & Wirth Somerset

Make Hauser & Wirth Somerset is a destination for contemporary making and the crafted object, showcasing work from the best emerging and established makers.

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Stourhead & King Alfred’s Tower

When Stourhead first opened in the 1740s, a magazine described it as ‘a living work of art’. A unique Palladian mansion it has a world-famous landscape garden complete with a […]

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Bruton Dovecote

A gentle 15 minute walk from Durslade Farmhouse is Bruton Dovecote, a 16th century limestone watch tower that was converted into a dovecote in the 18th century.

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Packed to the rafters with artisans, historic buildings, beautiful independent shops and creative people, Frome is a wonderfully vibrant and eventful town. Frome is a town with a charming historic […]

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Mendip Hills

An area of outstanding natural beauty rising above the Somerset Levels, the Mendip Hills offer a stunning landscape to explore, featuring dramatic gorges and ancient woodlands. The limestone hills, along […]

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Shearwater Lake & Longleat Estate

Shearwater is a man-made freshwater lake near Crockerton village, close to the town of Warminster in Wiltshire. Part of the Longleat Estate, the lake is surrounded by mature woodland and […]

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The smallest city in England, with its splendid 12th Century Cathedral and Bishops Palace, 14th Century Vicars’ Close, and 18th Century Town Hall. A traditional open-air market is held every […]

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The Abbey, the Tor, the Chalice Well, and the Druid sites – for Glastonbury is the stuff of legend, magic and the Holy Grail. There are a variety of esoteric […]

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The Newt in Somerset

Only a short drive from the Farmhouse, The Newt in Somerset is a working country estate like no other. The perfect day out for couples and families, the estate is […]

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