- Estate Workshop, Montacute House, TA15 6XP
- 01935 823289
A magnificent Elizabethan stone-built house in Somerset, with fine collections, garden and park.
Montacute House, situated in the picturesque South Somerset village of Montacute, is reputed to be one of the finest Elizabethan country houses in the United Kingdom.
The three floored mansion, constructed of local Ham Hill stone, was built circa 1598 by Sir Edward Phelips, Master of the Rolls to Queen Elizabeth I. Some suggest architect William Arnold is responsible for the design, though it