Welcome to Monks Yard
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Our Suppliers


Plant Photo

Stunning Award Winning Photography At Monks Yard Studios Ilminster “Get your company noticed with our Award Winning Imaging ” “Getting your company noticed with our two decades of Imaging knowledge ” . Simon Plant Photographer & Retoucher



Somerset Chamber of Commerce

Monks Yard is proud to be a member of the Somerset Chamber of Commerce.



Hunters Cottage B&B

Your award winning (Trip Advisor 2013 travellers choice winner) Somerset bed and breakfast at Hunters Cottage is a peaceful, picturesque haven located on a quiet, private, no-through lane. Here, you'll have a very comfortable and restful stay, with attentive service that won't intrude on your privacy. Just 10 minutes from the M5 Taunton and A303/A358/A30 junction at Ilminster, it provides easy access to the seaside (35 mins) and local amenities and attractions.


Country Land & Business Association

Monks Yard is a proud member of the CLA, supporting the rural economy!



Mozzo Coffee

Set up by the Grand Master Grant Lang, suppliers to the Monks Yard!



RSPCA Simply Ask Campaign

Simply Ask is Freedom Food’s campaign to get people asking about animal welfare when eating out. This very simple action shows restaurants that we care about farm animals and encourages them to think about where their ingredients come from. Monks Yard is proud to only use free range eggs and to source all of our meat from UK farms.



Lyme Bay Cabins

If you're looking for extra space outside, be it an office, storage or gym, Lyme Bay cabins have everything you need. They also now supply Cosy Pods for your glamping needs. So what are you waiting for? Contact them now and don't forget to mention Monks Yard sent you!



Rosie Crane Trust

The Rosie Crane Trust is committed to assisting in relieving distress, whether mental, physical, spiritual or emotional, caused by the bereavement of a child. This service is available to all parents who have lost a son or daughter of any age and at any stage in the bereavement, with the offer of support throughout the many forms and stages that grief brings.



Horton Village

Horton Village website is a great place to see what other treats are available in the local area.



Samson Office Supplies

Your local office supplier, #1 choice for Monks Yard.



Complete Meats

Complete Meats is a traditional Devon butchers. We sell locally produced free range meat, award winning sausages and a selection of deli products from our shops in Axminster, Chard and Honiton. We have our own in house bakery where we make fabulous pies, pasties and cakes. Meat is sourced from West Country farms and we are dedicated to supporting our region’s farmers and are passionate about the quality of the meat we sell. Beef & lamb is free range and grass fed. Free range pork is also used for our award winning sausages.




Monks Yard is proud to have achieved a 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 Tripadvisor award for excellence. Have a look at our reviews by clicking the link.



Bonners The Butchers

Located in Somerset in the heart of stunning countryside Ilminster is a jewel in the Somerset crown with a wealth of marvelous independent shops and we feel privileged to be part of the community. Ilminster based award winning butchers.



Cottage Flowers Ilminster

Angie Blackwell and her team of qualified florist's are continuing to develop and expand their individual approach to flowers and design, teaching floristry at various venues and running informative and creative workshops. Give us a call on 01460 53020 to order or simply pop in and see us. We deliver flowers and plants locally, nationally and internationally.



Baby Basics

Baby Basics is a volunteer-led project aiming to support new mothers who are struggling to meet the financial and practical burden of looking after a new baby. Baby Basics started at The Kings Centre in Sheffield in the spring of 2009 and at the start of 2013 a second centre was opened in Northampton. There is now a network of 11 Baby Basics centres across the country each staffed by a committed team of volunteers. Monks Yard is now your Somerset base, please contact us for more information!



Cycle Charge

Cycle charge is a community & business initiative that aims to create a nationwide network of charge points across the UK, extending the range of electric bikes. Monks Yard is now an official Charge Point, just bring your ID and we will do the rest!