Hire Tawstock Court

Tawstock Court House and Grounds provide a creative and inspiring venue for corporate events, retreats and courses, training events, group activities, shows, birthday or anniversary celebrations and Christmas/New Years parties.

Amazing Spaces

With a wide range of indoor and outdoor areas, you can create a unique event for your clients/guests. With spaces from different periods of history we have a Tudor gatehouse, Georgian reception rooms, Victorian Courtyards and Modern dining/exhibition areas to hold your event.

Competitive Pricing

We make sure that our pricing is competitive whilst still providing a fantastic service. Make an enquiry to receive a quote.

Are you looking for a historic, beautiful venue to host your courses, retreats or training?

Corporate Hire

We welcome businesses and individuals to hold your event, whether it is an inspirational business meeting, conference, team training day or your own activity. We have an array of different meeting spaces that will suit your needs including elegant rooms with original period features and spectacular views across North Devon countryside. No detail is too small and you can expect excellent service from your initial enquiry to the end of your event


We have a selection of different spaces available to hold any type and style of workshop and
course. From Arts & Crafts, Health & Wellbeing, Personal Development, Education and Fitness, we will work closely with you to help organise any length of course from a single workshop to a weekend or week-long retreat. Talk to us about your requirements and If you are looking for something different let us know.


We aim to make everyone welcome here and feel they have a special place to celebrate any
event from christenings, birthdays, engagements, weddings, anniversaries, retirement and leaving dos through to beautiful celebrations of life. We will work with you to create your special event and make it a memorable and enjoyable occasion for you and your guests.


Tawstock Court can offer private hire of spaces within the main house to host your event. With a choice of rooms available, we can work with you to create your event and make sure you have a perfect backdrop for your special event. We also have extensive grounds with stunning views if you decide to take your event into the open air!

Christmas Parties

Join us to celebrate the festive season and wait for ‘Santa Claus to come to town’. Tawstock Court is the perfect venue to get together and celebrate with different rooms available for
festive dinners followed by dancing the night away.

New Year Parties

Why not finish off the year by joining us for a fantastic evening of sumptuous food and
cocktails coupled with music and party vibes to sing in the new year. Reminisce about the
fantastic year you’ve had and welcome the new year’s adventure in with a bang!
Tawstock Amenities


Even though we are in the beautiful countryside you can still have access to fast wifi for presentations and connecting.

AV Equipment

We are able to supply with the latest AV equipment for your presentation. Contact our team to let us know your requirements.


We have plenty of parking on site for your event and are easily accessible from Barnstaple.

Our Team

Our team has years of experience working in the hospitality industry and are happy to help organise your event.

What's At Tawstock Court


We have recently renovated the old Coach House and Theatre into 4 accommodation units which can sleep up to 50 people. In 2019 we will be renovating the old nursery into 6 holiday cottages. 

Meeting Spaces

We have a range of spaces from period Georgian rooms to more modern conference/ banqueting rooms. All rooms have fast wifi and access to modern AV equipment.   


We have a wide range of facilities on site, with a new swimming pool coming into use in late 2019. We have large recreational and games facilities for visitors to enjoy. 


We have turned the houses old kitchen into a beautiful bar/cafe using reclaimed wood from the site. We have a well stocked bar and sell a wide range of hot drinks.  


We have over 30 acres of beautiful grounds and ancient woodlands for you to explore. You can enjoy a picnic in the woods or undertake one of our courses in the grounds. 


We can provide a variety of refreshment using locally sourced quality produce. We welcome external caterers to use our large commercial kitchen and can recommend some excellent local catering companies. 

Fire Pit

Coming in 2019 enjoy a roaring fire in the Tawstock Woods around our beautiful fire pit. Perhaps even toast some marshmallows and enjoy a hot chocolate.  


In 2019 we will be offering our guests the chance to do some Glamping in our grounds. Whether it is part of a wedding/event or you are just coming on holiday it is sure to be a relaxing way to enjoy North Devon.

Make an Enquiry
If you would like to find out more information about our hiring Tawstock Court for your event then please get in touch.


We make sure that Tawstock Court is accessible to all of our guests within the limitations of being a Listed Georgian Building.

We have a fully accessible ground floor bedroom  which has an accessible bathroom and power assisted curtains. There is also space for a carer to stay in the room. Please let us know if you would like this room as part of your booking.

The main house is accessible to disabled guests. There are three steps which separate the front of the building from the back of the building and we can put a ramp down to access all parts of the building though some assistance may be needed to go up this ramp. We have a disabled toilet on site. Accessibility Plan


We have large amounts of hardstanding parking available on site. If it is a summer event and dependent on weather we also have some grass parking available for your event. In addition we can arrange marshals who can organise parking for your event. 


 Tawstock Court is easily accessible from Barnstaple. Please read our Directions to see how to visit Tawstock Court