Lytes Cary Manor

Important notice -

Lytes Cary Manor is now closed for the season. We look forward to welcoming you back in 2021.

Intimate manor house with Arts and Crafts-style garden

Lytes Cary Manor

Our work

shrill carder bee on flower

Bee boost at Lytes Cary Manor 

Volunteers, staff and farm tenants worked to improve flower-rich grasslands for the benefit of bees, and now Lytes Cary Manor has been designated as one of two exemplary sites in England for the endangered Shrill carder bee.

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The view from one of the windows at Lytes Cary, Charlton Mackrell, Somerton, Somerset

Past and present in the garden at Lytes Cary Manor 

An Art & Crafts-inspired garden with plenty of hidden delights.

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Places to stay

The glorious south Somerset countryside

Holidays in South Somerset 

Extend your stay in south Somerset and rent a beautiful National Trust holiday cottage in the area.

Lytes Cary Manor

Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Lytes Cary Manor on the National Trust Collections website