Breached shingle spit at Bossington

A peaceful coastal hamlet on the edge of the Holnicote estate, with distinctive thatched cottages.


Things to see and do

Part of the Holnicote Estate, Bossington is a peaceful coastal hamlet on the edge of the Bristol Channel with distinctive thatched cottages. From here you can wander down to the pebble beach, where there's plenty of coastal wildlife to spot and far-reaching views to Wales and along the Exmoor coastline.


What's on

Upcoming events

Riverlands Film Night- Blue Heart

Fri 07 Feb 2020
Join the Riverlands Team for another community film night and project update on the Beaver release. Screening of the film Blue Heart by Patagonia.

Coffee, cake and clean up

Sat 04 Apr 2020
Join our family volunteering day and help look after Bossington by giving the beach a spring clean after the winter storms.

Discover more events on the Holnicote Estate



Periwinkle tea-room on Selworthy Green, Holnicote Estate, Somerset

Eating on the Holnicote Estate  

With a choice of tea-rooms across the estate where will you chose to relax? On picturesque Selworthy Green admiring the stunning view? By the famous packhorse bridge in Allerford? A short walk from the pebble beach of at Bossington? Or beside the ancient woodland in Horner?



The Holnicote Estate, Somerset.

Holnicote and the National Trust  

Have you ever wondered about Holnicote's history and how it became part of the National Trust?


Our work

Riverlands work on the Holnicote Estate


Get involved

A National Trust volunteer meets people from all walks of life.

Volunteering for the National Trust in Somerset 

Interested in volunteering? Have a look at the volunteering opportunities available across Somerset's coast and countryside.