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Godinton House

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Address: Godington Lane, Ashford TN23 3BP , England
Phone Number: 01233 620773
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Beautiful and peaceful estate.

Can't believe I've lived here over 20 years and never discovered this gem before! The house is fascinating and the guide who took us round was very good at her job! Even our... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 19, 2015
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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Can't believe I've lived here over 20 years and never discovered this gem before! The house is fascinating and the guide who took us round was very good at her job! Even our teenage daughters had to admit their attention never wavered once! We were taken around 11 rooms all of which were quite different with beautiful furniture, paintings, carvings,... More 

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Kent, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Beautiful house and stunning gardens. Great events such as Sculpture Week and great to go and see open air theatre here too. Our children have all loved the swing in the tree here.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Visited last weekend using our HHA membership as we happened to be in the area. Our visit consisted of a guided tour of the house with time free to wander the beautiful gardens. The house is only open Fri-Sunday (& BH's) from April to September with tours starting at 1pm. When we went they seemed to be running every half... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

£ 15 each year tickets, kids go free, lovely gardens to wander round, events through the year and good value tea rooms with fantastic cake! I love the place!!!

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Lovely gardens & interesting house. Has been skilfully renovated in recent years. Beautiful in Springtime with fields of daffodils. They give lessons too on various gardening subjects thought the year.

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Dorset
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Godinton is a comfortable, much-loved home; each room has a different feel, a contrast on a theme, not designed by architect or curator but for the taste and enjoyment of those who lived here over the centuries and now for visitors. Lovely gardens and grounds to wander through. The delphiniums are the best we have ever seen.

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

This worth going to if you like gardens open at 1 most days the staff can be quite abrupt at times but the tea room is nice but expensive if you have children as well

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Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

What a marvellous place! You have to go with a guide in a little group, but the guides are so knowledgeable, and it is the most wonderful house. I wish we could have gone around half a dozen times, there was so much of interest in each room, and so beautifully laid out. Without a doubt Godinton House is worth... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We visited on the first day of the Delphinium Week, a wonderful display, this garden gets better every time and is a credit to the staff.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

A real breath of fresh air a short distance from the hubbub and humdrum of Ashford. Tucked away down leafy lanes less than a 10 minute drive from the town centre is the lovely Godinton House and Gardens. A long driveway through parkland brings you to the house and formal, kitchen and wild gardens. A visit to the gardens and... More 

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Address: Godington Lane, Ashford TN23 3BP, England
Phone Number: 01233 620773
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Ashford

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