Somerset Cricket Ground Guide
The County Ground, Taunton, is home to Somerset County Cricket Club. Cricket Ground Guide provides you with a review of the ground, its facilities and local amenities.


Built: 1882
Capacity: 8,500 | (12,500 for Internationals)
End names: Old Pavilion End, River End


Somerset County Cricket Club
One-day name: Somerset
Established: 1882
Official website:
Address: St James Street, Taunton, TA1 1JT
Telephone: 0845 337 1875

Getting there

By Car:
At Junction 25, take the A358 Exit to Taunton/ Yeovil. At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit (south) or 3rd exit (north) onto the A358 heading to Taunton/ A38/ Minehead, continuing straight onto Toneway/ A358. At the next roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Priory Avenue and the County Ground will be on your left.

By Train:
Taunton Train Station is a ten minute walk from the County Ground. As you leave the Station, turn left into Station Road, heading towards the Town Centre. Turn left onto Priory Bridge Road, and the Cooper Associates County Ground will be on your right. For more information, please see the tab below.

Where to Drink
  • The Hideout – Website | Castle Green, Taunton, TA1 4AE
  • The World’s End – Website | Bradford-On-Tone, Taunton, TA4 1ET
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