There are plenty of shopping opportunities around Greyfield Farm Cottages from Farm Shops and Farmers Markets through to the Small Independents, second hand, antiques and craft shops in Bath, Frome, Glastonbury & Wells to the Large Shopping Centres in Bristol & Bath and the Outlet Stores in Street.
Bristol has a huge new Shopping Centre at its centre, Cabots Circus which ties into the old central Broadmead Area, which links into the slightly bohemian St Nicolas Market area which when combined with the Mall at Cribbs Causway means that Bristol is one of the best places in the country to shop, featuring most of the country’s best names including John Lewis & Harvey Nichols.
For those of you who like something a little different the St Nicolas Market area is worth exploring.
Bath is keeping pace with its new smaller boutique South Gate Shopping Centre, which blends into the centre, plus many small independent shops in its arcades and winding streets.
For those in search of a bargin there is Clarks Village in Street is home to many Outlet Stores, Kilver Court and the Mulberry Factory Shop in Shepton Mallet.
High Littleton – The closest village to Greyfield Farm Cottages we have:
Dandos Genreal Store – which stocks general grocery items plus fruit & veg and off licence.
Post Office – which is the local Post Office, Newspaper Shop & Off Licence.
Haynes – which is the local fish & chip shop/restaurant.
Paulton – you can find:
Lloyds the Chemist – Our nearest Chemist/Pharmacy.
Poppies the Florist – Our local Florist.
CoOp Supermarket – The nearest Supermarket.
Murco Garrage – Petrol Station with Spa Shop.
Marksbury– you can find:
CoOp Westway Garrage – One of our nearest Petrol Stations (A39 towards Bath)
CoOp – Located on the CoOp Westway Garage forcourt is a local CoOp mini store.
Farrington Gurney – you can find:
Murco Garrage – Also contains a small conveniance store and cashpoint (A37 towards Wells).
Farringtons Farm Shop – One of our Local Farm Shops.
Local Farmers Markets
Around Greyfield Farm Cottages there are a number of Farmers Markets where you can purchase fresh local produce. They are:
Midsomer Norton – Once a month on the first Saturday of the month.
Frome – Over 30 stalls. Huge range of produce.Twice monthly on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of the month.
Wells – A weekly market in partnership with the ordinary street market. From 9am to 2.30pm every Wednesday, in the Market Place.
Bath – A weekly Saturday Market 9:00-1:30pm at Green Park (by the Sainsburys).
Bristol – A Weekly Wednesday Market 9:30-2:30 in Corn Street by the St Nicholas Market.
Farringtons Farm Shop (Farrington Gurney)
At Greyfield Farm Cottages our local Farm Shop is Farringtons Farm Shop in the Village of Farrington Gurney.
It has a good deli, the best cheese counter outside Bath, a good selection of locally produced vegetables & meat, wet fish, locally baked bread and a nice selection of luxury grocery items.
Clarks Village Street is one of the UK’s first and foremost outlet shopping centre and has established itself as one of the premier shopping destinations in the country.
With over 90 outlet shops to choose from (offering up to 60% off rrp) with a host of famous brands, regular entertainment and live events all set within a unique village environment, you have all the ingredients for a great day out!
White Cross – Temple Cloud BS39 6EX (Tel 01761 451777)
The BookBarn warehouse at whitecross (2 miles away) house the biggest collection of used books in the country. With over 200 categories to choose from everything from alternative health & antiques to science fiction, spots to waterways & walking.