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Best Landmarks in South Somerset

Expert recommended Top 3 Landmarks in South Somerset, UK. All of our landmarks face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes local reviews, history, trading standards, ratings, satisfaction, trust, price and their general excellence. Only the bee's knees!

FORDE ABBEY AND GARDENS

Forde Abbey Estate, Chard, South Somerset TA20 4LU Directions

Since 1136

Landmark, Architecture Structure, Historical Places, Weddings, Plant Nursery, Gardens, House, Ceremonies and Receptions, Group Visits, School Visits, Family Fun Programs, Events, Tearoom & Shop

The Kennard Family (Forde Abbey and Gardens) welcomes you to their unique 12th-century house and 30 acres of award-winning gardens, with topiary lined avenues, England’s tallest powered fountain, walled kitchen garden and renowned Mortlake tapestries. Visit the gift shop, plant nursery, enjoy lunch or homemade cakes in their vaulted tea rooms.

Price: Entry price £12.50

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fordeabbey.co.uk

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TREASURER'S HOUSE

Martock, South Somerset TA12 6JL Directions

Since 1250

Landmarks, Architectural Structure, Historical Building, House, Wall Paintings, Great Hall, Programs, Events & Shops

Treasurer's House is a historical site well presented with an excellent guide. Their fantastic historic building with loads of history. Cellar and attic tours are available. Treasurer's House has 700 years old paintings in the upstairs. Free entry for national trust members.

Price: Adult £4.00 & Child £2.00

nationaltrust.org.uk/trea...

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KING ALFRED'S TOWER

Kingsettle Hill, South Brewham, Bruton, South Somerset BA10 0LB Directions

Since 1772

Tower, Landmarks, Architecture Structure, Historical Places, Estate, Landscape, Monument & Statue

King Alfred's Tower is a fantastic tower and over 40 metres (131 ft) high with a circumference of 51 metres (167 ft). It is a grade I listed building. The centre of the tower is empty and to stop birds from entering the space a mesh has been added at roof level.

alfredstower.info

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