South Petherton Community Hospital

South Petherton Community Hospital

South Petherton Community Hospital
Bernard Way
South Petherton
TA13 5EF

General enquiries 01460 243000

South Petherton Community Hospital has 8 inpatient beds and 16 dedicated to specialist inpatient stroke rehabilitation. There is a team of doctors, nurses and therapists who support patients during their hospital stay and who deliver personalised care in line with an agreed care plan.

The hospital has one ward, Mary Robertson Ward. The Trust complies with the Government's requirement to eliminate mixed-sex accommodation. While it is possible that there may be both men and women patients on the ward, they will not share the sleeping area. For more information about same sex accommodation in our hospitals please visit our webpage.

You can find more useful information for patients and visitors by downloading our booklet, Welcome to South Petherton Hospital.


South Petherton is situated off the A303 between Ilminster and Yeovil.  South Petherton Hospital is situated at the end of Bernard Way, which is on the Martock side of the village, at the junction of Silver Street and Pitway Hill.

At the Hayes End Roundabout (A303 from surrounding towns), take the 1 st exit if coming from Taunton, from Yeovil take the 4th exit, from Ilminster take the 2nd exit signposted South Petherton.

Coming into South Petherton follow Hayes End Road; go straight across 2 mini roundabouts and onto Lightgate Road.  At the T-junction turn right onto Silver Street, the hospital access is signposted approximately 600 yards along Silver Street on the right.