Eating & shopping

The Barn Tea-room

Enjoy a Cornish clotted cream tea after exploring the house and garden © NT / Beth Nash

Enjoy a Cornish clotted cream tea after exploring the house and garden

Visit the relaxed and informal Barn Tea-room at Trerice.

The tea-room is a large converted barn with high beamed ceilings which create a wonderfully calming atmosphere.

The Barn Tea-room

Find all you need for a great day out in our shop © Beth Nash

Find all you need for a great day out in our shop

Visit the relaxed and informal Barn Tea-room at Trerice.

The tea-room is a large converted barn with high beamed ceilings which create a wonderfully calming atmosphere.

The Barn Tea-room

Take home a living souvenir of your visit to Trerice ©  Beth Nash

Take home a living souvenir of your visit to Trerice

Visit the relaxed and informal Barn Tea-room at Trerice.

The tea-room is a large converted barn with high beamed ceilings which create a wonderfully calming atmosphere.

Treat yourselves

  • Enjoy a coffee and a flick through a guidebook before the house opens
  • Choose a delicious cake to have with your morning coffee
  • Tuck into tasty warming meals including soup or light lunches
  • Order a daily special made with the best of Cornish seasonal produce
  • As you're in Cornwall, you'll have to spoil yourself with a cream tea
  • Eat and drink in the atmosphere of a bygone farming era
  • Find a nice seat in the garden and enjoy a Cornish dairy ice cream

  • Enjoy a meal together in fair weather in our tea garden © John Millar

    Enjoy a family meal in the garden

    When the sun's shining enjoy lunch or something sweet outside in our lawned tea garden.

  • Is this the thickest meringue ever on a pie? Tuck in. © NT / Beth Nash

    Lemon meringue pie

    We've become known for our lemon meringue pie at Trerice. Tuck into a slice with coffee or afternoon tea.

  • The huge barn doors helped separate grain from the chaff through cross-wind © John Millar

    The great barn

    Once an agricultural hub, the barn stored the annual harvest. Explore the building to find out more.

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Plant sales

Plant Sales

If you've been inspired by the intimate terraced garden at Trerice then find our plant sales area to create your own colourful flower borders.

We always have interesting garden ornaments for year-round impact.

Games and books

 © Beth Nash

We bring history to life for families with games to play in the garden and indoors in the magnificent great hall. Continue the fun with our games and books on sale.

Family battles?

 © NT / Beth Nash

If you're inspired by the Civil War stories you hear at Trerice then we've got wooden weapons for your own battles, perfect for playing in the garden with.

Time for defence

Under attack? Pick up a suit of armour from the shop © NT / Beth Nash

Under attack? Pick up a suit of armour from the shop

Everyone can enjoy trying on our replica Civil War plate armour and mail in the great hall. We sell a range of toy armour in the shop for little warriors.

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