Barrington Court

An atmospheric fragment of old Somerset: an empty Tudor manor house, beautifully restored in the 1920s, with farm buildings, abundant flowers and orchards.

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What's on

Upcoming events

Historical garden tours

Fri 24 May 2019
Discover the history of Barrington's beautiful garden, from the visions of Forbes, Lyle and Jekyll to the present day.

Paint a hand-cut springtime wooden decoration

Sat 25 May 2019
A fun art activity for all the family with a selection of springtime-themed wooden decorations for you to choose from.

Wildlife Days

Tue 28 May 2019
Join us for our wildlife days - lots of outdoor fun for all the family.

Willow-weaving workshop

Wed 29 May 2019
Join our volunteer Carol for a special willow-weaving workshop - fun for all the family!

Falconry day

Fri 31 May 2019
Witness the spectacle of working birds of prey on the beautiful south lawn, with flying displays taking place at approximately 11.30am and 2.30pm.

Sow and grow

Wed 05 Jun 2019
Have you ever wanted to grow your own food? Learn how during one of our new gardener-led ‘sow and grow’ sessions.
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Eating and shopping

Barrington Pottery

Artisan workshops 

Five independent local artisan workshops are located in the old farm buildings along the avenue.

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Places to stay

The pretty exterior of 1 Strode House, Barrington Court, Yeovil, Somerset

Stay a while longer at Barrington Court 

The elegantly furnished 1 Strode House has everything you need for a very comfortable stay. Enjoy wonderful views across the gardens and surrounding countryside.

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Our work

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Get involved

Greeting a family at house entrance

Volunteer with us at Barrington Court 

There are lots of ways to get involved as a volunteer at Barrington Court. Why not get in touch with our friendly team to find out what opportunities might suit you.

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Visitors taking pictures

Visiting as a group 

Surrounded by the Somerset countryside yet 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 visit as a group. You can easily spend the whole day with us, or combine your day out with a visit to nearby Montacute House, Lytes Cary Manor or Tintinhull Garden.

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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Barrington Court on the National Trust Collections website