Minterne House was designed by Leonard Stokes in 1904-6 for Edward Henry Trafalgar Digby, 10th Baron Digby. It stands on the site of an earlier house within an eighteenth century landscape that was laid out by Admiral Robert Digby, younger brother of Lord Digby of Sherborne Castle. A ha-ha divides the lawns from the pleasure grounds, serpentine lake and park. Magnificent collection of rhododendrons which was started by the 9th Baron Digby in the late nineteenth century and continued by his son. The house remains in private ownership.
The Eastbury is a luxury Georgian country house style hotel and unique boutique spa with lovely gardens and the award-winning Seasons 2 Rosette restaurant, set in the heart of the lively historic town of Sherborne in the glorious countryside of Dorset.
This is a warm, happy and welcoming hotel infused with a homely, personal touch and exceptional service.