Surrounding Area

Some of the many Somerset & Dorset attractions within easy reach of Giffords Barn

Local Towns

  • Sherborne with its historic Abbey
  • Castle Cary
  • Cerne Abbas
  • Glastonbury (Tor and Abbey ruins)
  • Bath (Roman city)
  • Wells (Cathedral town)
  • Dorchester
  • Salisbury (Cathedral City)

National Trust and English Heritage properties nearby include:

Cycle Routes & Walks

Local good food pubs and restaurants

The Camelot at South Cadbury - (2 miles)
01963 440448

The Kings Arms at Charlton Horethorne - (2 miles)
01963 220281

The Montague Inn at Shepton Montague (4 miles)
01749 813213

The Old Inn at Holton (2 miles)
01963 32002

Queens Arms at Corton Denham (3 miles)
01963 220317

Red Lion at Babcary (8 miles)
01458 223230

Stapleton Arms at Buckhorn Weston (7 miles)
01963 370396

Stags Head at Yarlington (3 miles)
01963 440393

At The Chapel at Bruton (7 miles)
01749 814070

The Green at Sherborne (7 miles)
01935 813821

Little Barwick House at Barwick (9 miles)
01935 423902

Paprika Indian Restaurant at Sherborne (7 miles)
01935 816429

Rajpoot Tandoori at Sherborne (7 miles)
01935 817606


Jurassic Coast including: Weymouth (site of Olympics 2012 Sailing), Portland, Lulworth Cove, Durdle Door, Lyme Regis, Studland and many more.

Other Local Business of Interest

My Personal Sanctuary

Beauty Therapy and Spa Treatments who will visit you at Giffords Barn

North Cadbury Court

Sherborne Abbey

Sherborne Abbey, Dorset. (This photo is credited to Martin Brown, via Wikimedia Commons)


Stourhead, just one of many beautiful National Trust owned Gardens you can easily visit from Giffords Barn.

Glastonbury Tor, Somerset

Glastonbury Tor, Somerset (This photo is credited to Michael Cobb, via Wikimedia Commons)

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