November 2017

Local Businesses and Services

Evershot Bakery

The Village Bakery is in the heart of rural Dorset. The bakery itself, with its shop, is in Evershot. There are also shops in Beaminster, Chard and Lyme Regis.

We are a traditional bakery capturing the quality and flavours of days gone by. We use the best ingredients we can obtain, and most of our lines are handmade by craftsman bakers.

As a result we are able to deliver the sort of quality products our customers have come to expect.

Opening times are:

Mon – Fri: 8am-3pm

Sat: 8am-12.30pm

We now have a brand new website. Have a look here.

Evershot Village Shop

Evershot Village Shop and Post Office is situated in Fore Street.

Opening hours are as follows:

Shop: Mon – Sat: 9am-1pm, 2pm-5pm

Post Office: Mon – Fri: 9am-1pm

Acorn Inn

img0647 This 16th Century former Coaching Inn is in the heart of the village and was called the “Sow and Acorn” in Thomas Hardy’s “Tess of the D’Urbervilles”.

For more information, please visit the Acorn Inn website.


Summer Lodge Hotel

The presitgious Summer Lodge Country House Hotel offers a range of facilities including a croquet lawn, heated indoor swimming pool, tennis court, spa and an award-winning restaurant.

For more information, please visit the website.

Door-to-door Services

The Dorset Fishwife provides a door-to-door service of fresh wet fish.  Delivery to Evershot is on a Tuesday.  For more information please go to the website.

Coal and Oil can be delivered to your door by Darch & Sons alternate Fridays .  For more information, please visit the website.

A daily paper delivery service is provided by Yeovil Rural Papers.  To place an order or for more details, please call 01935 864441

Mobile Library Service

The Mobile Library visits Evershot alternate Wednesdays from 2.35pm to 2.50pm in the Village Hall Car Park.  For more information, please visit the Dorset for You website.