Barrington decorators & Co

Established in the small Cotswold village of Little Barrington, near Burford, Barrington is a family-run company which specialises in fine quality interior and exterior decoration. We provide our services for residential and commercial projects; including country estates, private residencies and historical conservation work - We offer classic period designs through to contemporary ultra-modern. Now based in Cheltenham, we are perfectly situated to cover all of The Cotswolds, London and the surrounding areas.



At the heart of Barrington is a father and son run team with roots in the decorating and building industry dating back to 1967. Since then we have grown through our reputation for exceptional workmanship.

Today, Barrington operates as a friendly and focused team of artisan decorators with a genuine passion for perfection in our work. Along the way we have attracted wide spread recognition and accreditation for our high quality finishes and successful completion of many high end prestigious projects.


Barrington are specialist heritage property decorators working with many prestigious clients and organisations throughout the UK. We're a company that are truly passionate about our English heritage, which is why we are regularly trusted to work on many beautiful and historically important buildings. We understand and respect the specific requirements which are demanded by such properties, for example:

  • The painting of lime plasters.

  • Delicate restoration and conservation work

  • Maintaining the breathability of structures to ensure good air flow and minimise damp problems.

  • The restoration and maintenance of original decorative features such as cornicing.

  • The use and consultation of traditional colours and finishes.

With extensive experience working with grade I and grade II listed buildings, we take great pride and enjoyment working in some of England's most beautiful homes and properties.


We're a family run business and sticking to our roots has served us well. Operating as a small team of master decorators means we can guarantee clients a consistently high level of craftsmanship and quality coupled with the highest levels of customer service.

It also gives the advantage of getting to know our clients and better understand their exacting requirements. You will not be dealing with somebody new each time you call. Your dedicated member of the team are accommodating, respectful and skilled in their approach to work.

Whether we're working with designers, architects, estate managers or homeowners, communication is key and all projects are managed personally and sensitively.


We’d love to hear from you. Get in touch to discuss your project in more detail.

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9 tips to restoring a period property

Specialists in period property renovations, Barrington Decorators is no stranger to transforming everything from listed properties to complicated cornicing. Here, director Jon Hateley, shares his top tips for renovating a period property in the Cotswolds.


Homes & Interiors Business of the Year.

Barrington Decorators are proud to have been nominated in the Gloucestershire lifestyle awards 2018 as one of the most reputable homes and interior business in the cotswolds.


Interview with Jon Hateley from Barrington Decorators

A family-run business based in Cheltenham, Barrington Painter and Decorators specialises in heritage properties, offering an expert service across the Cotswolds and beyond.

Discussing Barrington’s experience in the industry, current décor trends, and prestigious projects, company owner Jon Hateley talks to SoGlos in this insightful interview.