Barrington Court

Barrington Court summer sky

Important notice -

We are undertaking essential fire maintenance work in Court House on 18, 19 & 22 July. For safety reasons, only the ground floor of the house will be accessible on these dates. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Discover the echoes of history in the heart of Somerset, in breathtaking gardens and working orchards

Barrington Court

What's on

Upcoming events

Summer Play with Clay

Mon 25 Jul 2016
Try something new with this summer family activity at Barrington Pottery

Paint a hand cut wooden decoration

Mon 25 Jul 2016
Make up your own design and paint a hand cut wooden decoration, there will be a selection of shapes for you to choose from.

Creative family craft workshops

Tue 02 Aug 2016
Make a memento of your visit using willow and natural materials.

Storytelling with a twist

Thu 04 Aug 2016
Do you want to hear a story? We have a treat in store for you, bring your imagination and have some fun with our interactive storytelling afternoons on the south lawn.

Apple Days

Sat 22 Oct 2016
Our celebration of all things 'apple' here at Barrington Court. This is lively and fun weekend for everyone, with much of the activity centered around our orchards and pressing barn.

Creepy creatures shadow play

Mon 24 Oct 2016
Join in with our shadow puppet workshop, this is a fun and engaging activity for all ages and abilities.
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Things to see and do

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Eating and shopping

Artisan Workshops

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Places to stay

Barrington Court Strode House

Stay a while longer at Barrington Court 

No 1 Strode House is elegantly furnished and has everything you need for a very comfortable stay, there are also wonderful views across the garden and surrounding countryside.

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Our work

Sustainable energy

Biomass Boiler Project 

Our energy work is an important part of being a responsible conservation organisation and Barrington Court has now installed more efficient biomass boilers that use sustainably sourced wood pellets.

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Get involved

Greeting a family at house entrance

Volunteer with us 

Be part of the team and support our cause, help us to look after this special place and welcome our visitors. Be one of our incredible volunteers.

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Group visit

Visiting as a group 

Situated in the Somerset countryside close to the main road networks of the London to Exeter A303 and the Ilminster to Taunton A358, Barrington Court is a great place to bring a group. You can easily spend the whole day with us or combine a visit with nearby Montacute House, Lytes Cary Manor or Tintinhull Garden.