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Address: Filleigh, South Molton EX32 0RH, England
Phone Number: 01598 760 336

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Typically English

Went here on an open day/country show. House is lived in, Lovely grounds with follys used for open air concerts etc.

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 9, 2014
Bristol, United Kingdom
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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163 reviews 163 reviews
44 attraction reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Went here on an open day/country show. House is lived in, Lovely grounds with follys used for open air concerts etc.

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London, Ontario, Canada
14 reviews 14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

This estate is clearly well loved and painstakingly maintained by Lord and Lady Arran. It is always a joy to visit the beautiful gardens and grounds.

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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

lady in the kiosk very welcoming ,honestly ?i would say slightly overpriced for what is there ,lavendar was stunning ,the fish pond is very small and theres a lovely childrens climbing frame and swing but unfortunately theres a sign saying its for family use only ,very difficult explaining that to a child ! limited refreshments at the kiosk ,bit of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Visited today.. Stunning surroundings, lots to look at, cute tea room. loved the walled garden and entrance full of lavender especially, friendly staff and dog friendly which is a bonus as she loved it to!! Brought a season ticket and can't wait to visit again soon! Thank you for a great day!

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Devon, England
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70 reviews 70 reviews
51 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We came here as a group trip and all of us enjoyed walking round the estate, most of us walked up to the old castle to enjoy the views from the top. We took our own picnics as our group was too small for the hot/cold buffet that can be booked in advance which we considered overpriced, the kiosk only... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Beautiful weather made for stunning views and very relaxing walk around. Although it was a Saturday and not actually open, met a man on a ride-on mower near the walled garden who said it was OK to stay and explained the best routes to walk the grounds.A great day out. Lord Arran, you said if we enjoyed ourselves to say... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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109 reviews 109 reviews
61 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

We have driven past these gardens for years and always wanted to go. This year we did and were very, very disappointed. There was very little colour in the gardens and a lot of the beds were empty or full of faded shrubs which should have been dead headed long ago. The walks were the same - shrubs well past... More 

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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Such a charming walk. Such lovely staff. We arrived at 10.15 to find the carpark empty, but a lady came to talk to us and told us we were too early as the estate didn't open until 11.00. However, she told us we were welcome to walk the grounds and come and pay later, when she had got the kettle... More 

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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

A pleasant garden and grounds, but as its title suggests its paths are steep in places. Routes are well signed, and disabled parking and toilets are available at the rear of the house. Sadly, its snacks were extremely limited. There are however two Inns nearby which serve meals: the Jack Russell in Swimbridge and the North Gate Inn at the... More 

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Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
9 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

If you enjoy walking around gardens then this is the place to visit, many paths around the estate and hidden follies and statues make this an interesting place to visit. The long drive to the car park shows the grandeur of the main house. Well maintained gardens and a pleasure to visit

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