Jordans Shell Grotto, Ilminster

Jordans Shell Grotto, Ilminster, Somerset, TA19 9LA View on map

Hamstone summerhouse/folly with thatched roof, stained glass windows and cupola. Decorated internally with shells, corals and fossils. Two flanking cells which housed fountains and nesting boxes.

Opening Arrangements

By prior arrangement only. Visits on any weekday (excluding public holidays) between 9am - 5pm. One month notice required.


Turn off the A358 towards Ilton and the property is on the right-hand side. Taunton railway station is 10 miles away and Crewkerne railway station is 8 miles away. No bus route to the property is available.

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