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
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..
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..
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 ..
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..
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 - DT9 4SL Trent
Pretty 14C part-thatched pub with plenty of rustic charm courtesy of an open-fired lounge and a bar complete with a grandfather clock. On sunny days head for the conservatory or the lovely garden. Menus showcase West Country produce.
3 The Green GB - DT9 3HY Sherborne
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 - DT9 4LA Sherborne
GB - DT9 4LR Corton Denham
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..