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Address: Corsham SN13 0BZ, England
Phone Number: 44-1249-701610
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2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Thu 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Sat - Sun 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm

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wonderful paintings

Arrived late afternoon, wish we'd allowed more time as there is so much to see if you enjoy art. The paintings were superbly displayed, particularly the picture gallery which is... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 28, 2015
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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

Arrived late afternoon, wish we'd allowed more time as there is so much to see if you enjoy art. The paintings were superbly displayed, particularly the picture gallery which is the most perfectly proportioned room. Capability Brown at his best. Room guides were excellent, very friendly and informative. Didn't have time to see gardens. Not a very good place to... More 

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

Stayed around in Corsham to wait for the gardens to open - should not have bothered. It is mainly park land, very few plants worth seeing, not really gardens at all. Been to many gardens and counrty houses - this one is the very bottom of our pile! We have better "gardens" in our local parks - and they are... More 

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James M, Owner at Corsham Court, responded to this review

We make a great effort with the gardens and there is plenty to see. Not only does the gardens have the Grade One building the 18th century Bath House, the oriental plane, which is registered as the largest tree in Great Britain, but also extensive flowering shrubs and borders with herbaceous plants. The North Walk, laid out by Capability Brown,... More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

We visited Corsham Ct gardens with our kids and another family. The gardens were beautiful but we found most of the staff unfriendly and even hostile. On our arrival, a man rushed out to say we weren't allowed there unless we'd paid (we had every intention of paying) and a woman inside the main house told my partner not to... More 

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James M, Owner at Corsham Court, responded to this review

There is a sign on the front gate which states that visitors to the property passing this point should go to the main entrance of the house and buy their tickets (ticket prices are displayed at this point). If visitors to the gardens come right up to the house and do not come in to buy a ticket, then a... More 

english
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27 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

We were amazed by the quality of the paintings and interior decoration of this rather understated and under-marketed house. (Best to ignore Simon Jenkins who only gives it a rather derisory 2 *in his 1000 best houses). Serious art lovers should not miss this gem.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

This is a great house for the art lover. A superb collection of, mostly, pre-nineteenth century art and furniture. When I visited, I was the only visitor in the house. The room guides were friendly, charming and very knowledgeable on the collections. I took a stroll around the gardens which would be a real treat on a summer's day. I... More 

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Great Torrington, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

A fantastic house still in private ownership. Plenty of rooms to explore with lots of very old paintings to view with plenty of staff to answer any questions. The extensive grounds are well worth going to view. (They cannot be seen from the house due to the trees) Well worth the admission charge.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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45 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Set in the perfect Wiltshire town of Corsham ,Corsham Court is a peacefull small attraction with some fine furniture and art along with some very attractive gardens and landscaping by Capability Brown. Along with a visit to Corsham its-self (recently used for Poldark series scenes) makes a day out with a difference. Excellent bus services serve Corsham from Bath and... More 

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Cheshire
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31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

This wasn't well advertised so we didn't know what to expect. It wasn't an auspicious start as the attraction seemed to have a rather hostile bouncer and the first time we turned up in the morning it transpired it only opened in the afternoon. The contents of the house reflect two stages of collecting in the same family by people... More 

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Salisbury
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143 reviews
113 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Excellent house, so many rooms, helpful friendly people that you could ask any question. So many pictures, wonderful ceilings and interesting furniture. In fact we stopped there longer than intended as it was so interesting. So many lovely items but the wonderful Chinese exquisitely embroidered screen is amazing. We will be back.

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Athens, Greece
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17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

This is a beautiful old country house in a park, with a lake and lots of peacocks. I can't tell if it's affordable to visit as a tourist, as I'm always visiting as a postgraduate student of Bath Spa University, and I'm really happy to have lectures in a place like this! If you find yourself in Bath or Chippenham,... More 

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Additional Information about Corsham Court

Address: Address: Corsham SN13 0BZ, England
Phone Number: 44-1249-701610
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Corsham
Open Hours:
Sunday 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Tuesday 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Wednesday 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Thursday 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Saturday 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm

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