Pictures of England

- EXPLORING THE MOST PICTURESQUE & HISTORIC PLACES IN ENGLAND
- CREATE YOUR OWN PICTURES OF ENGLAND GALLERY
- DISCOVER HISTORY, FACTS, & MORE..

- Book England hotels & accommodation

Search:


Historic Towns & Picturesque Villages

Douglas lighthouse

Douglas

in the county of Isle of Man

Mistley Church, Essex

Mistley

in the county of Essex

England Articles

Pictures of Kingstone

in the county of Somerset
Kingstone

About Kingstone

If you would like to add a description of Kingstone, please use our Kingstone forum here. To upload your Kingstone photography and create your very own 'Pictures of England Gallery', click here or here to join the site and become part of the Pictures of England community, or simply see below for nearby recommended towns, attractions, and Kingstone accommodation.

Recommended towns & villages near Kingstone

Market cross, Martock, Somerset. Erected in 1741

Martock (22 Pictures) a Picturesque Village in the county of Somerset

(6.5 miles, 10.4 km, direction NE of Kingstone)

The interior of Martock's Ham-stone church is perhaps the grandest in all Somerset, the startling effect of the golden stone against the most lavishly decorated of the county's great tie-beam roofs is simply overwhelming...

Axminster, Devon

Axminster (43 Pictures) a Historic Market Town in the county of Devon

(10.5 miles, 16.8 km, direction SW of Kingstone)

Famous for its carpets often likened to Turkish, Axminster was one of the first West Saxon settlements formed along the River Axe in Devon...

Golden Cap, Dorset

Charmouth (102 Pictures) a Seaside Town in the county of Dorset

(12.5 miles, 20.1 km, direction S of Kingstone)

This pretty resort grew up in a gap of cliffs overlooking picturesque Lyme Bay. In the days prior to the motor car it was a fashionable coaching stop. One illustrious visitor of.....

Thatched cottage

Melbury Osmond (3 Pictures) a Picturesque Village in the county of Dorset

(12.9 miles, 20.8 km, direction E of Kingstone)

A long, winding lane, flanked by grassy banks covered in fern and wild flowers, leads to the picture postcard village of Melbury Osmond..

A view of Lyme Regis

Lyme Regis (276 Pictures) a Seaside Town in the county of Dorset

(13.5 miles, 21.8 km, direction S of Kingstone)

Almost the first thing you notice about this pleasant seaside resort, is the spaciousness of the town. The second, and nothing can prepare you for this, is the sheer scale of Lyme Bay with its splendid views towards the rugged sandstone cliffs west of Eype Mouth...

All towns & villages in Somerset
Complete A to Z of towns & villages in England

Nearby attractions..

Barrington Court, Somerset

Barrington Court (49 Pictures)

(3.2 miles, 5.2 km, direction N)

Barrington Court is an attractive 16th-century house built in the engaging "E" shaped style of the period in mellow Ham Hill.....

Forde Abbey, nr Chard, Somerset. A former Cistercian foundation. Photo taken September 1991.

Forde Abbey (12 Pictures)

(5.4 miles, 8.7 km, direction S)

..

Montacute House

Montacute House (68 Pictures)

(8.0 miles, 12.9 km, direction E)

This is one of the most glittering of all the great Elizabethan mansions in England. It is built of glowing honey-coloured Ham.....

Loughwood Meeting House, Dalwood, Near Axminster, Devon. Owned by the National Trust

Loughwood Meeting House (13 Pictures)

(11.8 miles, 18.9 km, direction SW)

17th-century thatched Baptist meeting house, constructed approx 1653...

Taunton Castle, Taunton, Somerset

Taunton Castle (1 Pictures)

(12.0 miles, 19.2 km, direction NW)

The turbulent past of historic Taunton Castle, is masked by its transformation into a luxurious comfortable hotel with an award.....

Snowdrops at Otterhead. The Blackdown hills in the county of Somerset, England

The Blackdown Hills (21 Pictures)

(12.2 miles, 19.7 km, direction W)

Fascinating scenic area where you can enjoy an extraordinary variety of scenery ranging from tiny coppices to vast woodlands, all.....

Lytes Cary Manor, June 2009

Lytes Cary Manor (42 Pictures)

(12.4 miles, 20.0 km, direction NE)

Intimate manor house with Arts & Crafts-style garden. Tudor great hall and 14th-century chapel, this was home to medieval.....


All attractions in Kingstone
All attractions in Somerset
Complete A to Z of attractions in England