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Golf Courses

Bowood
Carlyon Bay
Cumberwell Park
Royal North Devon
Saunton East and West
St Enedoc - Church and Holywell

Excursions

Bath
Fowey and Mevagissey
Lacock and Bowood House
Padstow
The Eden Project
Wells

Hotels
Cornwall
North Devon
The Bath Area

Wells

Region: Wiltshire and Somerset
Monuments: The Bishop's Palace - The Cathedral - The Vicars Close

Wells, a quaint market town, is the home to the Bishop of Bath & Wells. The moated Bishop`s Palace with its private chapel and visitor’s rooms is open to the public.

The cathedral, with its magnificent west front, dates back to the late 1100’s, featuring some 365 medieval statues of knights, kings and saints, some of them life size.

Behind the cathedral is the Vicars Close, which is one of the oldest complete streets in Europe.

 

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