Tagged: South Somerset

Crocuses - East Lambrook Manor, South Somerset, UK. ID JB_8437

East Lambrook Manor

East Lambrook Manor This manor has been on radar for years.  Through the window it is clear that is the beautiful location.  Very English and very South Somerset. Snowdrops are on sale. On arrival...

Snowdrops - St Martin's Church, Kingsbury Episcopi, Somerset, UK. ID IMG_8611

Kingsbury Episcopi Snowdrops

St Martin’s Church in Kingsbury Episcopi has a 99 feet high tower.  In fact it is so tall that all of my pictures of the church were rubbish.  So none of them are here....

Burrow Hill - Somerset, UK. ID JB_8479

Burrow Hill

There are several iconic hills in the Somerset Levels: Glastonbury Tor Nyland Tump Burrow Mump Burrow Hill Tor is probably from Welsh.  Lump.. tump.. mump are lovely English words.  Today it is the turn...

Church St Peter & St Paul - Maperton, Somerset, UK. ID IMG_8342

Maperton Snowdrops

Maperton Church You would be very lucky stubble across this church by accident.  It is hidden gem down a deep lane, in the middle of rural south Somerset.  It cannot be seen from the...

Churchyard Snowdrops - Blackford, South Somerset, UK. ID 824_8774

Return to Blackford

Blackford Snowdrops A follow up visit to one of the best churchyard displays of snowdrops in Somerset. Snowdrops are very late this year.  During my previous visit a week ago there were very few...

Snowdrops - Church of St Michael, Blackford, South Somerset, UK. ID JB_6725

Somerset Snowdrops

  This is one of my favourite times of the year, because it is the time when the snowdrops signal the beginning of the end of winter.  Somerset has a wealth of places to...

Snowdrops - Blackford, South Somerset, UK. ID JB_7402

Blackford Snowdrops

Blackford First, just so there is no confusion… of the three villages called Blackford in Somerset, this is the one in South Somerset.  In the grounds of the beautiful Church of St Michael the...

Flower Baskets - Montacute, Somerset, UK. ID JB_2609

Ladies Walk at Montacute

Montacute I have wanted to visit the Ladies Walk at Montacute for a while, but it never happened.  This year I finally got around to it! Ladies Walk Ladies Walk is a woodland trail...

Easter Letter Box - Yarley, Somerset, UK. ID IMG_3617

Happy Easter

I had to stop on my cycle ride to have a look at this wonderful post box in Yarley. Beautiful. Its Easter so here are some lambs… … and some daffodils. And the sun...

Snowdrops at the Church of St Nicholas - Henstridge, Somerset, UK. ID JB_1309

Snowdrops at Henstridge

I recently popped over to the church at Henstridge in South Somerset on the hunt for churchyard snowdrops.  I work nearby but shamefully this was the first time I had visited the church. It...