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The Old House

High Town, Hereford, England
01432/260694
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Ranked #4 of 28 Attractions in Hereford
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Historic Sites
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Llanelli, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

The house has a long and proud history of serving the local people of Hereford. It has undergone many changes in not just occupation but uses being a butchers then several other incarnations, before being a Lloyds Bank. It has Jacobean features and has many lovely items on display. There was no charge for the museum so if you are... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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135 attraction reviews
132 helpful votes 132 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

I do tend to get dragged around many hundreds of old houses by the 'boss'...but this one was worth the visit. Lovely furniture with gorgeous patina. Have a look.

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Worthing, United Kingdom
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64 reviews 64 reviews
38 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Very well preserved old building with contemporary furniture and old pictures. Worth visiting when in Hereford but perhaps not for making a special trip.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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255 attraction reviews
274 helpful votes 274 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Right in the centre of Hereford you can't miss this tudor building which you can take a look around. Worth a look. Great to see we look after our heritage.

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Glos.
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57 reviews 57 reviews
21 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

The Old House is situated in the middle of the high street, looking out of place. It's a lovely building with its uneven and creaking floors. It's free and will take your five or ten minutes to look around.

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UK
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81 reviews 81 reviews
26 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

In the middle of Hereford a time capsule not to be missed. Always a place to take visitors and watch them be amazed. And free!!

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Wales/England
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32 reviews 32 reviews
4 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Lovely old house in "black and white" style. Free admission, well worth a visit! Have a look for the Hereford bull outside!

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Isle Of Man
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

Great little gem in the centre of High Town. This lovely old house is opening all week apart from Sunday and Monday - its free, so even if you pop in for just a quick look around you have lost nothing. They do ask for a donation - or there is a little shop bit - you could always buy... More

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Mariestad, Sverige
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

This is a very nice old house in Hereford at the Square and the end of Commercial St. It's a 17th century merchant's house. Unfortunately it was not open but we had a look from outside though. Would have loved to get in there Looked interesting. An Amazing building.

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London, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
7 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

Go and see this old place. Staff lovely and worth a Free visit. But do leave a contribution!! Fascinating insight into butchers life in 16 th century and well preserved atmosphere

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