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

The Pantaloons

Summer open air theatre in South Somerset 

Two venues, three troupes, four performances - enjoy a season of open air theatre this summer.

Upcoming events

Mindful moments in the garden

Fri 28 Jun 2019
11:00-12:00
Learn more about the practice of mindfulness in an informal session held in Barrington's peaceful garden.

Paint a hand-cut summer wooden decoration

Sat 20 Jul 2019
11:00-16:00
A fun art activity for all the family with a selection of wooden decorations for you to choose from.

Nostalgic outdoor summer sports fun

Wed 24 Jul 2019
10:30-16:30
There’s plenty of nostalgic outdoor fun to be had at Barrington this summer, with traditional games and activities for all the family to enjoy.

Play with clay

Thu 25 Jul 2019
10:00-16:00
Get creative this summer and come play with clay - with expert guidance from our resident potters.

Have-a-go archery

Thu 01 Aug 2019
11:00-16:00
Discover your inner marksman and challenge friends and family to a shootout on the archery range.

Summer willow-weaving workshop

Fri 09 Aug 2019
12:00-16:00
Join our volunteer Carol for a special willow-weaving workshop - fun for all the family!
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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

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