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.

Barrington court garden gate

The Barrington Court guidebook 

Packed with photography and full of Barrington Court's secrets and stories, our guidebook is the perfect souvenir from your trip. You can buy it online, or pick up a copy from our shop during your visit.

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What's on

Upcoming events

Paint a hand-cut summer wooden decoration

Sat 18 Aug 2018
Select a hand-cut wooden shape, then paint and decorate it as you wish.

Play with clay

Mon 20 Aug 2018
Get creative this summer holiday! Come and play with clay - with expert guidance from our resident potters.

Summer family willow workshop

Tue 21 Aug 2018
A chance to have a go at making a simple willow shape. Our drop-in sessions are great fun for all the family. Suggested donation: £2 per person.

Teddy bear's picnic

Wed 22 Aug 2018
If you go down to Barrington today… make sure you bring your favourite teddy and a picnic!

Paint the garden

Thu 23 Aug 2018
Fun for all ages! Take inspiration from Barrington’s beautiful garden to create your own work of art.

Mindful family walks

Wed 29 Aug 2018
Take an hour out of your day with the family and join our volunteer Carole on a mindful walk in the beautiful grounds here at Barrington. The walk will take place outside in the garden and surrounding estate.
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Eating and shopping

Holland Chairs

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 

Are you interested in learning new things, meeting like-minded people and spending time in amazing places? Volunteering at Barrington Court could be just the thing for you.

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Barrington Court group

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