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Catering Services for Tatham House-Somerset

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Just choose from our list of talented local chefs and liaise directly with them and they will take care of everything.

They will offer you a variety of menus for your big house party from a simple, hearty, two course, self-service meal, to a more formal, fully served and cleared dinner. All are made from the best available local produce wherever possible.

If, however, you would prefer us to organise your event for you, just let us know and will gladly do so!

If you have a specific caterer that you would like to use, they would just need to visit the house and show us the necessary insurances

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Each business event is different and will have different requirements – just speak to us if you would like us to help organise your catering.  You are, of course, free to contact our chefs directly if you prefer.



07860 581680

Bespoke dinner parties using fantastic local produce are a speciality for Milkshed Catering.

The company is made up of individuals who are passionate about fantastic customer service and great food.

Head Chef, Mark, has more than 25 years experience in top level cooking. He has previously worked in the UK, France, Spain, Australia and Switzerland and has cooked in top restaurants such as Gordon Ramsey at Claridges, Michelin recommended Domaine Gayda in France and the Royal Academy of Arts in London. He now writes all their menus and heads up the kitchen side of the business.






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01823 273086

Food 4 You has been based in Somerset for 20 years and they have worked hard to establish themselves as one of the most respected and sought after caterers in the region.

Our Food
Quality, locality, and sustainability are the key ingredients in the food that they  provide. Of course it has to look good and taste great; it also has to be responsibly sourced. Their suppliers are, wherever possible, based in Somerset, Devon, Dorset or Cornwall. Why look beyond your doorstep when it is blessed with so much?

The French Kitchen

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01749 676364

The French Kitchen philosophy comes from its founder Laurent Courtois. Born in the Loire Valley, France, Laurent’s love of food started at an early age with mealtimes and good food being an important part of every day life. Laurent spent the first ten years of his professional career in his home country working in restaurants around the Loire area before moving to the 5* Meridien Hotel in Paris where he stayed for five years. In 1998 Laurent came to England. Passionate about cooking, and with twenty years considerable experience, Laurent established The French Kitchen.

why not try something different?


Thai Banquet


Relax and entertain your guests while the expert team creates a whole nation of flavours
for your delight. Head Chef Khun Prathuan (known to all as Lek) grew up in Thailand and
knows all about the traditional cookery skills of the real Thai kitchen.

The meal will be served to you and all the clearing up will be done too!

You may choose from a selection of menu options.

Thai menu selection 

Contact us for more information.

N.B. Not available during December 2017 and January 2018.


Georgio’s Pizzas

Pizzas for you and up to 30 of your friends to share!

These Sourdough pizzas are made using locally produced Organic Shipton Mill flour. This Sourdough process, means that there is no yeast added to the bread, giving the pizzas a great bite. We also use local organic cheddar, organic tomatoes and much more local and or organic produce. We are sure you will find them as addictive and delicious as we have.

A trailer mounted oven with a gazebo that pops up to create a mobile prep kitchen, allows us to come to the house for your party!

The Pizzas are served on our wooden boards, in slices for all to share.

Vegetarian, vegan and gluten free pizzas are available.



Pieminster Pies

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From knees-ups to hoe-downs, barefoot picnics to ballroom banquets, the Pieminster team can help you with all your catering needs, doing as much or as little as you’d like.

All their pies are made in their Bristol kitchens and brought to you wherever you are in the UK. So whether you’d like a Kate & Sidney, Moo, Free Ranger or Heidi Pie, they’ve got it covered. They only use 100% free range British meat and their vegetarian pies are Vegetarian Society Approved. All of their ingredients are ethically sourced and local. And if you have any special dietary requirements, they have that sorted too, with a list of alternative options for you including gluten free ones.

Activities for Tatham House-Somerset

activity-15-300x225We can arrange activities to suit any kind of event or party at one of our large houses to hire. We have spent time researching and finding an excellent range of suppliers to provide the best experiences for you.

Our rangers are second to none providing exemplary tuition and top of the range equipment. For days out and local attractions explore the local links on this page. You will also find local information files in all our five star awarded houses.

click for  Tatham House Activities List


We offer a range of activities to make your house party more relaxing or more exciting, depending on your preference. We can bring activities to the house or take you to a whole host of things to do nearby.




  • Sleeps Number Sleeps 20
  • Dogs Allowed Dogs Allowed
  • Games Room Games Room
  • Golf Course Nearby Golf Course
  • Hen Parties Allowed Hen Parties
  • Party Room Party Room
  • Stag Party Stag Party
  • Swimming Pool Swimming Pool
  • Tennis Court Tennis Court

Tatham House-Somerset

…Opening late May 2018

The new jewel in our crown is Tatham House, a stunning refurbished Georgian House on the outskirts of the county town of Taunton in Somerset.  It has it all, indoor swimming pool, tennis court,  beautiful gardens, cinema room, games room – you won’t want to leave!

As the house is still in the refurbishment stages we have tried to give you a taste of the house and grounds. As various areas are completed, we shall be updating images and information.

The House

Approach from a leafy lane, enter through the wrought iron gates to the welcoming sight of this wonderful house set within 3 acres of private grounds. Situated on the site of, but separate from, an old farm, Tatham House is packed full of character but is being lovingly refurbished to a very high specification in order to provide everything you would want for a comfortable, fun filled stay with your family and friends.

The doors will be open for our first guests by late May 2018, so we are now taking bookings for this fabulous house.

Enter into the light, spacious lobby with its pale oak panelled staircase and here you will find all the downstairs rooms. Walk ahead down the corridor towards the open-plan kitchen and dining room, with panoramic views of the gardens. The kitchen is extremely well equipped with plenty of fridges, freezers, wine cooler, range cooker and central island to mix and mingle around.

Leading from the dining area are two interconnecting living rooms for partying and relaxing. They have high ceilings, period cornicing and traditional fireplaces, with floor to ceiling French windows overlooking the side gardens.  The snug is found leading from the entrance hall and also has full length French windows looking over the gardens. There is also a small library for snuggling up on a sofa to immerse yourself in a book!

One of the en-suite bedrooms on the ground floor provides accommodation for guests with accessability needs.

Venture downstairs to the Cellar into a labyrinth of games and entertaining rooms, including the cinema room, all guaranteed to keep everyone happy rain or shine.

Climb the winding oak staircase to the light and airy first floor landing. There are eight large bedrooms accessed from this level and they all have en-suite shower rooms, four have baths and showers.  All rooms have wonderful views over the estate, flat screen televisions and stylish furnishings.


All the bedrooms have en-suite bath and shower rooms, decorated in individual but complementary styles.



party spaces

The cellar will be a fabulous party place, filled with toys and gadgets, whereas outside in the walled garden, the indoor swimming pool room opens onto the garden to create an amazing party area.

The Grounds

Tatham House is surrounded by 3 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens. The pool house, situated within the walled garden contains the swimming pool and the tennis court is next to the walled garden.


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Bedrooms and Bathrooms

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Number of Bedrooms8 2
En suite bathrooms8 2
Separate bathrooms1


  • Indoor Swimming pool
  • Cinema
  • Snooker table
  • Table tennis
  • Tennis court
  • 3D TV, DVD, Ipod dock
  • WiFi

Temporary Floor Plan – click here

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