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Forde Abbey

01460 220231
Forde Abbey, Chard, Somerset. TA20 4LU England.

Forde Abbey is the treasure on your doorstep. A magnificent house surrounded by 30 acres of award winning gardens, lakes and woodland.  Take a tour of this ancient and fascinating house that was once a monastery.  Walk in the gardens and  watch the Millenium Fountain showering water into the lake.  

Afterwards you can visit The Undercroft and enjoy locally sourced main meals, snacks and drinks.  A speciality is the Red Devon beef raised on the estate.

Great value season tickets are available enabling holders to visit regularly.

Enjoy England Awards for Excellence Silver Award Winner 2008
South West Tourism's Small Visitor Attraction of the Year 2006 & 2007

The Forde Abbey Fruit Farm usually opens from mid-June onwards.

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