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Barrington Court

Ilminster TA19 0NQ, England
+44 1460 242614
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Winter visit

I took a group of 10 people for a walk from Barrington Court today. The reception team on duty were... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Taunton, United Kingdom

This is a large, beautiful property with a lot of history. It is impressive that this historic... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Ithaca, New York
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Ilminster TA19 0NQ, England
+44 1460 242614
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Reviewed yesterday

I took a group of 10 people for a walk from Barrington Court today. The reception team on duty were extremely helpful to us, and we enjoyed a super tea.

Thank TeresaS44
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a large, beautiful property with a lot of history. It is impressive that this historic structure was saved and that a lot of the interior features came from other "stately homes" that did not survive. The before (1921) and after (1925) photos and...More

Thank fssutton1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Barrington court is usually empty inside the house but is still fascinating non the less and is like a rabbit Warren with so many staircases and rooms. We returned for the festive events taking place leading up to Christmas. Even on a freezing dreary day...More

Thank 2014me2u
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great place to visit, stunning if like me you like to find a quiet corner and lie under a tree of photograph the plants and wildlife. I’m a coeliac and they do try to cater for us but it can be a little sporadic,...More

Thank Jo H
Reviewed 28 December 2017

We have been before and I'm sure that we will go again in the summer, entrance is £11.00 if gift aided, nice interesting house, at the moment its dressed up for Christmas, well worth a visit for a couple of hours ,

Thank NoahBirmingham
Reviewed 22 December 2017

A pleasant place to go. the gardens were typical for this time of year but a lot of the paving is very uneven. The house is very interesting despite the lack of furniture and the panelling is well worth spending some time on. The choices...More

Thank Miles K
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

The house is set in a levels garden and although it has been preserved and conserved, losing some of its origins, it’s well worth a visit.

Thank John S
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

A superb Tudor house, usually empty of furniture but currently decked out for Christmas and the added bonus of musicians... and zither Christmas for the kids. Really worth a visit just for the architecture ... lovely warm feeling to the building. Then visit the ads...More

Thank Trewirgies
Reviewed 1 December 2017

A good visit, with a house, gardens and artisan shops. The house has limited opening times and the gardens obviously are not at their best at this time of year. The house, however is interesting with a varied history. Narrow stairs have to be negotiated...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

What a lovely setting. So restful. Was well worth a trip out to this wonderful house and wander in the gardens on this country setting. Information sheets are provided in each of the rooms. Kids and doggies really enjoy the gardens too. We also liked...More

Thank Mytravadv
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Paul C
17 November 2017|
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Response from Steven P | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can sorry for late answer
17 March 2017|
Response from ESVincent | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is - if you look on the National Trust web site and enter the name of the property it provides a detail programme of activities
ceri r
1 April 2015|
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Response from Manda2703 |
No not in the house and must be on a lead around the gardens