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

Tue 24 Jul 2018
11:00-16:00
Select a hand-cut wooden shape, then paint and decorate it as you wish.

Play with clay

Thu 26 Jul 2018
10:00-16:00
Get creative this summer holiday! Come and play with clay - with expert guidance from our resident potters.

Hay-raking experience

Tue 31 Jul 2018
11:00-16:00
Join our ranger team and have a go at hay raking here at Barrington, and play your part in our important conservation work.

Summer family willow workshop

Tue 07 Aug 2018
12:00-16:00
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.

Apple Days

Sat 27 Oct 2018
10:30-16:30
Our celebration of all things apple here at Barrington Court! This fun and lively weekend is for everyone, with much of the activity centered around our orchards and pressing barn.

Half-term Halloween happenings

Mon 29 Oct 2018
11:00-16:30
It's going to be a very spooky week during autumn half-term, with lots of activities lined up for you to enjoy.
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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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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