• Introduction
  • Spring Writers’ Retreat May 2019 – How to write prose like a poet

    13th May - 17th May 2019

    In this very special retreat, we will seek a closer engagement with the world – and a greater intensity in our writing – by borrowing the sensibility of poets.

    Chris Difford Songwriting Course

    16th June - 21st June 2019

    Sponsored by the Buddy Holly Educational Foundation, the Chris Difford Songwriting Retreat is like no other writer retreat.

    Autumn Writers’ Retreats with Susan Elderkin – Finding the plot!

    12th November - 16th November 2018

    Susan Elderkins' creative writing retreat is aimed at anyone who wants to write but struggles to find the time or headspace to make it happen.
    Pennard House is one of Somerset's hidden treasures. A Grade II listed family home surrounded by breathtaking Somerset countryside, this is one of those places that makes you feel at home the moment you arrive. behind the scenes to save you any stress or strain.
    The location of choice for Vogue, Marie Claire and The English Home magazine, Pennard House is a beautiful, family-owned country estate, just waiting to host your perfect event. But don't just take our word for it, see what others have said about our exclusive venue.