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..
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..
Horsecastle Lane GB - Sherborne DT9 6BB
Surrounded by pleasant lawns and mature trees, the attractive and modern Sherborne Hotel is located 20 minutes' walk from the centre of the historic North Dorset market town. A cosy bar and lounge are on hand, complemented by the hotel's own restaur..
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 ..
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..
GB - Oborne DT9 4LA
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.
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..