Things to see and do - Sherborne
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Sherborne Travel guide
Sherborne : Michelin's recommendations
At the centre of a dairy-farming region, the bustling town of Sherborne boasts an imposing abbey church, renowned independent schools and fine buildings built from or embellished with warm Ham Hill stone.
Tourist attractions Sherborne : Things to see and do
3 Abbey Close GB - Sherborne DT9 3LQ
This abbey surrounded by ancient buildings was rebuilt in the 15C but originally dates from Saxon days. The crossing tower (15C) is built on massive Saxon-Norman walls and pillars, and contains two openings and twelve pinnacles. The wo rows of Perpen..
rd. New GB - Sherborne DT9 5NR
The owner of the old castle, Walter Raleigh, had a new residence built in 1594, Sherborne Lodge, forming the nucleus of the current building on the far banks of the Yeo. Sir John Digby extended the castle in the 17C, remaining faithful to its origina..
Long Street GB - Sherborne DT9 3BY
In Georgian days, the Eastbury was a private residence. It is now an elegant hotel with a peaceful garden and excellent food, offering free parking. The Eastbury Hotel is located in a quiet area, in the heart of Sherborne, just a 5-minute walk from ..
Charlton Horethorne GB - Sherborne DT9 4NL
Set in an elegant Edwardian building, The Kings Arms boasts traditional charm and period features. Situated in rural Dorset, the 5-star hotel offers free parking, free Wi-Fi and a celebrated restaurant. The stylish bedrooms at The Kings Arms are ind..
Oborne GB - Sherborne DT9 4LA
Located in the quiet village of Oborne, Best Western The Grange at Oborne is set within the rolling hills of West Dorset. With free on-site parking and free Wi-Fi, it also offers a bar, a large garden and a restaurant. Each of the spacious rooms at ..
GB - Oborne DT9 4LA
GB - Trent DT9 4SL
Pretty part-thatched pub dating from the 14C, with an equally charming, rustic interior and a lovely garden. Nothing here is too much trouble for the affable team. The experienced chef offers a plethora of menus; cooking is modern British with a twis..
GB - Corton Denham DT9 4LR
Relaxed, bohemian pub with open fires and a hotchpotch of tables that include a glass-topped cartwheel. One menu offers pub favourites; the other displays a more interesting array of dishes. Appealing selection of ciders, beers and whiskies. Bedrooms..
3 The Green GB - Sherborne DT9 3HY
Pretty Grade II listed stone property at the top of the hill, with a traditional bistro style, an inglenook fireplace and ecclesiastical panelling. Concise à la carte and a good value set lunch; classical, confident, satisfying cooking.