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Somerset

Barrington Court

An atmospheric fragment of old Somerset; the estate is the vision of Colonel Lyle and his architect James Edwin Forbes. Whilst Court and Strode House remain closed for repair, there are glorious garden rooms, avenues, and orchards to explore. Interactive installations in the farm buildings tell the stories of key characters and the development of the estate. Currently open weekends only until Saturday 9 March 2024.

Barrington, near Ilminster, Somerset, TA19 0NQ

Crocuses and Strode House, Barrington Court in Spring

Planning your visit

Robin singing

Events at Barrington Court 

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Visiting Barrington Court with your dog 

Barrington Court is a two pawprint rated place. Find out where to walk your dog through the country estate and parkland at Barrington Court Walk and where the dog bins are located.

A small group of older visitors exploring the White Garden at Barrington Court, Somerset
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Group visits to Barrington Court 

Barrington Court is an ideal place to visit as a group as there’s something for every to enjoy and discover. Find out how to organise a group visit and the available perks.

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