Manor Farm House, Meare
Manor Farm House, Meare, Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 9SP View on map
14th century summer residence of The Abbots of Glastonbury, now a farmhouse with 16th century alterations. L shaped in plan, the interior has a former open hall with large stone hooded fireplace. Two storey south porch with a stone figure finial in robes postulated as Abbot Richard Whiting of Glastonbury. Range of 18th and 19th century outbuildings incorporating remains of medieval fabric.
April 14th-17th, 29th-30th; May 1st, 27th-29th; July 8th-9th, 15th-16th, 22nd-23rd, 29th-30th; August 5th-6th; 12th-13th; 19th-20th, 26th-28th. 10am - 5pm (by arrangement to view wall paintings tel 07850 769319)
On the B3151 in Meare on the east side of the church. Rail: Castle Cary (12 miles). Bus: First 668 (Cheddar - Street).
- Wheelchair access: No
- Disabled Toilets: No
- Assistance dogs: Yes