History, tourist information, and nearby accommodation
Nearby is the parish church of St Michael and All Angels, which dates to the 13th century. The timber roof is wonderful, and there are a number of quite beautiful carved wooden figures decorating the interior.
Somerton is well positioned for access to a number of local attractions, including Glastonbury Abbey and Tor, Lytes Cary manor house, Monatcute House, a Stourhead, to name but a few. It is a lovely old town, and a very enjoyable place to visit.
Address: Somerton, Somerset, England
Attraction Type: Town
Location: At the junction of the B3153, B3151, and B3165. Free parking in the town centre.
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NEARBY HISTORIC ATTRACTIONS
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Long Sutton, Holy Trinity Church - 2.2 miles (Historic Church)
Lytes Cary Manor - 3 miles (Historic House)
Northover, St Andrew's Church - 3.7 miles (Historic Church)
Stembridge Windmill - 3.9 miles (Historic Building)
Muchelney Abbey - 4.1 miles (Abbey)
Muchelney Priest's House - 4.1 miles (Historic Building)
Muchelney, St Peter & St Paul Church - 4.1 miles (Historic Church)
Langport, All Saints Church - 4.1 miles (Historic Church)
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