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Road Closure – Whitelackington Entrance 9th May to 6th June

  • From Monday 9th May to 6th June the long drive will be closed.
  • From 11th May a small part of the bottom car park will be only off for deliveries.
  • During this time all guests should use the Ilminster entrance.

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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