Residential & farm lettings

In addition to our hundreds of places that are open to the public, we have a wider estate of houses, cottages and farms available for tenants to let

Erddig's tenant farm sheep grazing on the estate in foreground with the house in the background
Great Landgale in the Lake District, Cumbria

FAQs for tenants 

Here are some answers to the questions tenants may have in the light of the current coronavirus situation.

Arlington Row, Bibury, Gloucestershire

Prospective tenants 

We rent out around 5000 houses and cottages on National Trust estates.

A view of Outridge Farm and the bunkhouse

Becoming a tenant 

We advertise all our houses on an external website and you can see what we look for when we select tenants.

Paul Crawley at Courthill Farm, Sussex

Farms to let 

Find out about our current farm lets for tenant farmers. We update the details as and when farms become available, so check back regularly.

Thatched and cream washed cottages in Luccombe Village, Somerset

House letting policy (PDF) 

Our full house letting policy for anyone interested in becoming a National Trust tenant.

Aberdeunant farm house

Selling your lease 

Information for lease holders who are looking to either transfer or extend their lease.


Houses in the village at Lacock, Wiltshire


The Tenants Association of the National Trust.