We look forward to welcoming you to Downside Abbey: please do feel free to contact us and we will respond as soon as we can.

Downside Abbey, Stratton-on-the-Fosse, Bath, BA3 4RH, United Kingdom

During office hours [9 a. m. to 5 p. m.]: +44 (0)1761 235 110

Out of hours answerphone: 01761 23 5161


List of contacts and details


Dom Nicholas Wetz

Dom Anselm Brumwell

Abbey Church and Monastery 

Dr Simon P. Johnson


Director of Heritage
Dr Simon P. Johnson

Archives and Library

Please contact

Downside Review
Dr Simon P. Johnson

Business Manager 

Mrs Tina Woodham

Estates and Facilities Manager

Mr Robert Blincow 

Other Parishes served by Downside Monks

The Parish Priest, The Presbytery, 2 Grange Road, Beccles, Suffolk, NR34 9NR
Dom Martin Gowman 01502 713179

By Car
We’re situated on the A367 Fosse Way, a short journey from the A37 or A361. We are accessible via the A303, M4 and M5. Map

By Rail
The nearest railway stations are Bath Spa (20 mins), Castle Cary (20 mins) and Frome (20 mins).

By Plane
The nearest airports are Bristol (30 mins), Cardiff (90 mins) and London Heathrow (2 hours)

Postal Address
Downside Abbey, Stratton-on-the-Fosse, Radstock, Somerset, BA3 4RH

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