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

What's on

Upcoming events

Mindful moments

Fri 18 Jan 2019
11:00-12:00
Find out about the practice of mindfulness in an informal session held in the calm surroundings of the court house.

Garden tours

Mon 21 Jan 2019
14:00-15:00
Join one of our experienced garden team for a special behind-the-scenes tour of some of Barrington’s beautiful outdoor spaces.

Historical dancing weekend

Sat 26 Jan 2019
11:00-15:00
Dancers and musicians will be learning, playing and performing dances from Shakespeare's time and you are invited to come along to watch and listen and perhaps join in with one or two of the simpler pieces.

Paint a hand-cut wooden decoration

Sat 16 Feb 2019
11:00-16:00
A fun art activity for all the family with a selection of wooden decorations for you to choose from.

Half-term ranger day

Tue 19 Feb 2019
11:00-15:00
There’s lots going on this February half term, with fun for all. Get togged up in warm and comfy clothes and boots, then come along to our ranger day.

Sow and grow

Wed 20 Feb 2019
11:30-12:30
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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Groups

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