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Unexpected

When visited Frome for about 3 or 4 hours, but we did not no what to expect as we had never been... read more

Reviewed May 30, 2018
Pete B
Oh the hill!

This is a beautiful cobbled hill with lots of quirky boutique shops - bit of climb but really worth... read more

Reviewed May 13, 2018
Lisa P
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All reviews cobbled street independent shops model shop first sunday of every month steep climb few hours high streets well worth a visit garden cafe old england both sides lovely atmosphere town centre sunday market something for everyone hidden gem coffee
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Reviewed May 30, 2018

When visited Frome for about 3 or 4 hours, but we did not no what to expect as we had never been there before. I was pleased to see one of two little streets like this, with a selection of different independent shops.

2  Thank Pete B
Reviewed May 13, 2018

This is a beautiful cobbled hill with lots of quirky boutique shops - bit of climb but really worth it

Thank Lisa P
Reviewed May 13, 2018

Plenty of independent quality shops with enough variety to peak everyone's interest. Always worth an hour or two to look around especially if you stop one the super coffee shop's.

Thank robsnorman
Reviewed May 12, 2018

Lots of great artisan type shops with interesting wares. Lovely atmosphere in the street with good cafes and pubs nearby

Thank Gongmaster
Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

Quaint cobbled street full of independent shops. Cafe's, and good eating and Idealic atmosphere as you walk and browse. Definately visit Catherine hill if you are in the neighbourhood and looking for something that little bit different.

Thank Nita R
Reviewed March 29, 2018

Great mix of shops, great for browsing, why have I not been here before? Wiltshire is full of little gems - Marlborough etc - but Frome is a cut above! Lovely atmosphere, smart but not overdone, and too small to become a tourist trap like...More

Thank c1o2l3i4n5
Reviewed February 5, 2018 via mobile

We visited Frome on an off chance and it was lovely. We went on a Sunday so not much was open but even walking around this lovely place was worth the trip. Catherine Hill was very magical but also very steep. As a wheelchair user...More

Thank seenobounds
Reviewed January 3, 2018

Lovely street full of interesting shops and stack of antiquities. Not the kind of place to visit fleetingly. Be prepared to spend some money as there is something for everyone here.

Thank DoubleSigma
Reviewed November 17, 2017 via mobile

The people who use it as a car park ruin, not only the look of the historic street, but the cost of having to replace and repair the flag stones and cobbles is unnecessary and in fact some area now are repaired with tarmac, very...More

2  Thank shortj
Reviewed November 9, 2017 via mobile

I love this street, full of wonderful and unique shops. We visited during the market and it was buzzing!

Thank AnanB
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sarah r
January 13, 2017|
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Response from rotterdam0892 | Reviewed this property |
That is a tricky question to answer as a lot of the shops are individually owned and each owner probably has a different point of view. It also depends on the size of the dog... You would always leave your dog outside as it... More
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David W
August 31, 2016|
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Response from nigel t | Reviewed this property |
Sorry i was there on saturday
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Andy H
July 22, 2016|
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Response from Fizzy P | Reviewed this property |
A few are open on a Sunday however most are open when the independent markets are running on the first Sunday of the month.
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