Kingsbury Episcopi is a beautiful Somerset village nestled in the heart of South Somerset, and surrounded by apple orchards.
Also nearby are the studios of potter John Leach, grandson of the famous Bernard Leach, and son of David Leach. There are often exhibitions at his gallery and he also has reasonably priced and distinctive pots for sale which make an excellent souvenir or gift from Somerset.
East Lambrook Manor Gardens are near by, once the gardens of Margery Fish, celebrated plants woman and gardening writer. The gardens are particularly renowned for their collections of snowdrops, hellebores and specialist geraniums.