Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Not all National Trust properties are open yet, and those that are require pre-booking via their website, no later than 15:00 on the day prior to visit.

If you, or any of your party have a new persistant cough, or develop a fever of 38C, we would instead advise you to use the NHS's dedicated website for professional advice.

Shute Barton

Discover Shute Barton, a medieval house with royal connections. A building of battlements and towers set in the rolling east Devon countryside, this historic house is the perfect place to stay for an unforgettable holiday and is available to hire all year round.This magnificent house is also open to members of the public four times a year for guided tours. You can discover the great kitchen containing what is believed to be the largest fireplace in England and take a look at the attic room with its medieval roof structure.To find out more about Shute Barton take a look at the Places to Stay page or visit the National Trust Holiday Cottages website to make a booking.Please note that Shute Barton is primarily a holiday cottage. It is open to the public for guided tours four weekends every year. Tours do not require booking. For more information please see our opening times.

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