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

Jolly midwinter merriment

Sat 15 Dec 2018
The court house and gardens will be sparkling and festive with music, dancing, games and activities for all. Enjoy the more relaxed ambiance on Fridays and Mondays, or family fun on Saturdays and Sundays throughout December.

Father Christmas at Barrington Court

Sat 15 Dec 2018
Spend some exclusive time with Father Christmas in his snuggly study. Booking essential. Booking lines open at the end of October. Tickets £9.50 per child to include an individual audience with Father Christmas and quality gift.

Monday music

Mon 17 Dec 2018
During November and December we will be hosting a diverse programme of short musical pieces, to enhance your visit, from classical flute to the melodious dulcimer, guitar, mandolin and the hurdy gurdy.

Half-term fun and den building

Sat 16 Feb 2019
There’s lots going on this February half term, with fun activities for all. Get togged up in warm and comfy clothes and boots, then come along to our den building day.

Springtime nature trail

Sat 06 Apr 2019
Follow our nature-themed trail for intrepid outdoor explorers and learn more about how we care for Barrington's outdoor spaces and wildlife.

Cadbury Easter Egg Hunt

Fri 19 Apr 2019
Barrington Court is the best place for a great Easter egg hunt. Lots of space to run around, plenty of fresh air - and a Cadbury chocolate prize.
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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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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