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Address: Much Marcle, Ledbury HR8 2LY, England
Phone Number: 01531 660504
Description: Jacobean Manor house in Much Marcle. Open Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday...
Jacobean Manor house in Much Marcle. Open Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday afternoons from Easter until the end of September. Tea rooms serving homemade cakes. Gardens with labyrinth, dovecote, pond, knot garden, mediaeval garden.
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an historic house

Hellen's House is full of intrigue and mystery. take a guided tour and discover what life was like for the inhabitants.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 12, 2015
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Ross-on-Wye, United Kingdom
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Ross-on-Wye, United Kingdom
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86 reviews 86 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Hellen's House is full of intrigue and mystery. take a guided tour and discover what life was like for the inhabitants.

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Raglan, United Kingdom
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153 helpful votes 153 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Following a stroll around the lovely garden, we were given a tour of the manor house by a very knowledgeable guide. Each room is rich with history, which the guide brought to life really well. In contrast to National Trust properties you are encouraged to sit down on the furniture and have a good look around the rooms, and this... More 

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Ledbury, United Kingdom
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46 reviews 46 reviews
11 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

What a gem. Family still live here and their guides are so knowledgeable. You won't believe the artwork housed in this beautiful old house. An absolute must do, better than your average National Trust property.

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Ledbury
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Hellens is a jewel of a country house!! It is still lived in by the present owners, but open for all of us to enjoy. Be it a gided tour, a concert in their concert hall, a wedding reception, or just a family gathering. I do like visiting Hellens as often as I can.

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Ledbury, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

Visited last summer with my three young children. I found the tour a little disappointing - the guide (who I understand has now retired) spoke only of the artwork in every room. Given that our tour group consisted mainly of young children, I felt he could perhaps have spoken a little about the history of the house and its occupants,... More 

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Dursley, United Kingdom
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83 reviews 83 reviews
66 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Found this almost by accident and it was well worth the detour. A fascinating house, still lived in and full of interesting items. The guided tour was very informative but not a bit dull, enlivened with all sorts of facts not usually found in a guide book. If you are a member of the Historic Houses Association Hellens is a... More 

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Oakham, United Kingdom
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58 attraction reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Spent an afternoon here on a recent holiday in the area. Hellen's house is a wonderfully old (but still lived in) house with informative guides to show you around and bring to life the stories of its occupants. There is a tea room, that is not mentioned in their brochure, but is well worth a visit to soak up the... More 

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Bristol
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29 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Helen's is full of history, it has a fantastic garden, with great tea and cakes - but most of all great staff. The conducted tour is excellent, full of information but catering for all levels of interest - including children. It is set in one of the most beautiful parts of the country and it is easy to visit other... More 

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41 reviews 41 reviews
11 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We had an excellent guided tour through the house and family history. Hellens is stuffed with interesting art, textiles and furniture. Even the toilets are like a mini-museum. You are encouraged to sit down which is still unusual in heritage houses. Also unusual, our tour was accompanied by a large ginger cat. Followed the tour with excellent cake and pots... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Very good guided tour, and some important works of art, but the owners have a massive restoration job on their hands.

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Address: Address: Much Marcle, Ledbury HR8 2LY, England
Phone Number: 01531 660504
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Herefordshire  >  Ledbury

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