Out and about


Middleton House

An excellent base for visiting many attractions and enjoying a variety of courses in the area

Walking Driving or Cycling


Within 3 miles of Shepton Mallet


10 minsShepton Mallet

A historic market town set in a fold of the Mendip Hills. The market cross dating from 1500.

12 mins Shepton Mallet Prison Tours

5 mins  Royal Bath and West Showground

1.5 milesMulberry Factory Shop

3 miles  East Somerset Railway



5 mins Shepton Mallet Carnival

 The Somerset Carnivals

4 minsThe Mid-Somerset Show

3 miles  Glastonbury Festival of

 Contemporary Performing Arts

COURSES in the area

We have also had guests stay for many courses and conferences that occur throughout the year in Somerset. Some of which are listed below.

Mendip Bonsai Courses in Shepton Mallet. Practical bonsai workshops with John Trott, Master Grower RHS Malvern 2019 http://www.mendipbonsai.co.uk

Homeacres Courses  Extremely popular ‘No dig organic gardening’ courses with Charles Dowding  https://www.charlesdowding.co.uk/courses/homeacres-courses/

The Bodden Cross Studio learn how to do wood turning or letter carving. Day courses with Stephen Stokes https://www.boddencross.com/

Willow Weaving Courses at Musgrove https://courses.musgrovewillows.co.uk/

Glastonbury Symposium  https://www.glastonburysymposium.co.uk/

There are also two excellent local golf courses: The Mendip Golf Club and Wells Golf Club.