Things to see and do - Ilminster
Unmissable tourist sites
Ilminster Travel guide
Ilminster : Michelin's recommendations
When William the Conqueror had the Domesday Book compiled, this hamstone town already had a cathedral, replaced by St Mary's in the 15C. Ilminster prospered from the wool trade in the 15C and 16C.
Tourist attractions Ilminster : Things to see and do
Court Barton GB - Ilminster TA19 0DU
The main feature of St Mary's is the tower over the transept crossing (27 m), built on the model of the one in Wells. The 15C Perpendicular gothic building originally only had a central nave. Side aisles were added in the 16C. The galleries above the..
Whitelackington GB - Ilminster TA19 9DT
Dillington House offers bed and breakfast accommodation a mile outside the pretty town of Ilminster. Over 400 years old, it was once the home of King George III’s prime minister, Lord North. Guests can enjoy a bar with a range of drinks, and relax i..