Sherborne cottages

If you're dreaming of a quintessential English town with a rich history, picturesque landscapes, and a vibrant cultural scene, look no further than Sherborne. Located in the heart of Dorset, this charming town offers a plethora of reasons to visit. History comes alive in Sherborne, with its magnificent Sherborne Abbey, a 15th-century church that boasts stunning architecture and fascinating history and Sherborne Castle, a medieval fortress turned stately home. Sherborne also offers a vibrant cultural scene, with its numerous art galleries, theatres, and music festivals. The town is known for its lively community of artists, writers, and musicians, making it a hub of creativity and inspiration. Nature enthusiasts will be enchanted by Sherborne's scenic surroundings, with its rolling hills, meandering rivers, and nearby nature reserves. Sherborne is a hidden gem that should be on everyone's list, so search our selection of Sherborne cottages to find your picture-perfect getaway.

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This charming town in Dorset is known for its historic buildings, cultural attractions, and scenic countryside. Here are the top 5 things to see and do in Sherborne:

  1. Sherborne Abbey: Visit Sherborne Abbey, a magnificent medieval church with stunning architecture and intricate carvings. Attend a service or take a guided tour to learn about its history.

  2. Sherborne Castle: Explore Sherborne Castle, a historic stately home with beautiful gardens. Tour the castle interiors, stroll through the grounds, and enjoy the lake views.

  3. Sherborne Old Castle: Discover the ruins of Sherborne Old Castle, an impressive Norman castle with panoramic views of the surrounding countryside.

  4. Sherborne Museum: Learn about the town's history and heritage at Sherborne Museum. The museum features exhibits on local life, archaeology, and more.

  5. Antique Shops and Galleries: Explore Sherborne's antique shops, art galleries, and independent boutiques. The town is known for its vibrant arts and crafts scene.