King's College, Somerset

King’s College, Taunton is an independent co-educational boarding and day school in Somerset with over 460 boys and girls aged 13-18 years.

King’s College Taunton
South Road
Taunton
Somerset TA1 3DY

Facilities for all occasions in the heart of Somerset

King’s College occupies a secluded and beautiful site of over 80 acres on the south side of Taunton, and just a few minutes from the town centre. The main building is an outstanding example of nineteenth-century architecture, and the School Chapel is a striking blend of ancient and modern. There is ample parking, and the school also boasts modern kitchens that provide excellent food for all occasions.

Services available for all facilities

  • Catering
  • Wi-Fi
  • Car parking
  • Audio visual equipment

Dance, Drama & Music

Music Hall

King's College also has the finest concert hall in Taunton in its Chapel. This will seat up to 400, with excellent acoustics for the performers.

Theatre

The school is very fortunate in having a 250 seat dedicated theatre fully equipped with computer lighting desk, a large inventory of lanterns, up-to-date sound systems and flexible staging. Additionally, a Black Box Drama Studio with dance floor, staging and computer lighting desk and sound system is also available for hire.

Amphitheatre

The King’s College Amphitheatre is a wonderful facility with a 5m wide stage and seating that can accommodate about 300 people. It has been built with low level lighting and ample power supply to support a range of uses, including drama and music.

Sports & Fitness

Swimming Pool

Our 25m swimming pool has five lanes and varies in depth from 1.1 – 2.8m in depth. It can be used for canoeing, sub aqua, swimming & water polo and is available for hire by individuals or clubs.

Sports Hall

The sports centre at Kings College Taunton caters for a variety of of sports including badminton, basketball, netball, cricket and hockey. It is available for hire for individuals and clubs, please contact us for further information.

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Fitness Centre

The fitness suite at King’s College is equipped with cardiovascular equipment including; exercise bikes, concept II rowers, elliptical trainers, a multi gym and free weights area.

Sports Pitches

5 rugby pitches, 1 lacrosse pitch, 4 football pitches, 1 rounders field, 1 five-a-side football pitch
and 1 croquet lawn can be hired at King’s College.

Tennis / Netball Courts

9 tennis courts (hard) and 5 netball courts are available for hire by individuals or clubs.

Squash Courts

4 squash courts are available for hire by individuals or clubs.

Celebrations & Events

Dining Hall

The Dining Hall, with its shields listing the names of those who have represented the school from the nineteenth century onwards, provides a setting for the special occasion. Up to 100 can lunch or dine here in an ambience that is unique.

Courses & Corporate

Dining Hall

The Dining Hall, with its shields listing the names of those who have represented the school from the nineteenth century onwards, provides a setting for the special occasion. Up to 100 can lunch or dine here in an ambiance that is unique.

Amphitheatre

The King’s College Amphitheatre is a wonderful facility with a 5m wide sage and seating that can accommodate about 300 people. It has been built with low level lighting and ample power supply to support a range of uses, including drama, music and for a variety of corporate events.

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