Please see map above. There is ample parking within the grounds.
Travelling from the East on the A303
Dillington House is positioned within the Dillington Estate and access to the rear entrance at Whitelackington is managed by the Estate’s Office. This means that the entrance is not permanently open to visitors to Dillington House. If you are travelling to Dillington from the East on the A303, to avoid having to make a detour please follow the directions below:
From the A303 at the Hayes End roundabout take the third exit signposted M5, Exeter, Honiton, Taunton & Ilminster Industrial Area
At the Horton Cross roundabout take the first exit signposted Ilminster B3168
Continue on this road (straight over at the mini roundabout) - passing the Shrubbery Hotel
Turn left at the top of the hill on the B3168 signposted for Curry Rivel, Langport and Dillington House.
Dillington House is 1 mile on the right
Long distance coaches stop in Ilminster, Taunton or Yeovil.
First Group bus 30/30A leaves Taunton bus station regularly and passes through Ilminster - you will need to take a taxi from Ilminster to Dillington House. Please note there are currently no Sunday bus services.
The nearest railway station is Taunton although some visitors find Yeovil and Crewkerne more convenient. Please make your own arrangements for transfers from the station.
Berrys Coaches run a regular superfast coach from London to Ilminster.
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In its commitment to the arts and to broader and even peripheral aspects of culture, Dillington House is a beacon of enlightenment in a world of increasing sameness, mediocrity and uncritical acceptance. And there is much to be said for the home cooking too. I unhesitatingly commend it to all who are still intellectually alert.