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The Cat Pottery

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Lovely welcome from a lovely gentleman!

We picked up a leaflet from this site and, as cat lovers, decided to visit. Although we did buy... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2018
honeysrascal
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Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
Beautiful cat sculptures

My wife and I were staying in West Burton, so we (as cat lovers) naturally stopped in to visit. We... read more

Reviewed May 20, 2018
smithatnt
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Rineyville, Kentucky
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Moorside Design, West Burton DL8 4JW, England
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Reviewed August 20, 2018

We picked up a leaflet from this site and, as cat lovers, decided to visit. Although we did buy something from the shop, what made it so individualistic was the welcome we received from a lovely gentleman - who was a bit shocked that one...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank honeysrascal
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

On route to York today we stopped of in a lovely little place called West Burton, in the Yorkshire Dales. We saw a place with the legend "Cat Pottery" on it and decided to pay a visit. It was just someone's house with a workshop/shop...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank denmanpaul5
Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

As a pottery collector and a cat crazy family we picked up a leaflet on a visit to Hawes and decided to visit. What a little gem this place is. The garden is full of cats which our little dog took a liking to and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I were staying in West Burton, so we (as cat lovers) naturally stopped in to visit. We enjoyed chatting with Michael, who explained how the different kinds of cats were created. We were able to find small pieces that resembled our cats,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed January 29, 2018 via mobile

I can only hope that the vendor was having a bad day, because the welcome was chilly. In fact there was no welcome. As a group of light hearted ladies we were quite surprised by the this. As you would expect the pottery makes cats...More

Date of experience: January 2018
4  Thank ChrisO332
Reviewed September 27, 2017

We visited the shop in August 2017: what a lovely shop and nice cats. We also had a nice talk with the owner Mr.Nichols. Very nice man! Eventually we just had to buy 2 ceramic cats - Ludwig (natural behaviour of a cat). All the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Anne M
Reviewed September 18, 2017

West Burton one of many lovely little hamlets in the magnificent Yorkshire Dales. We found it during a touring day in the Dales and there was a pottery shop focusing of cats. They do have several other animals but cats are the major preoccupation. My...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed August 31, 2017

OK, having read lots of the reviews, I have a confession to make ( no I am not associated with the pottery ) We have been returning for over 15 years, we now own ( after buying a Holmes ) on Wednesday. We have a...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed July 20, 2017 via mobile

Lots of nice cats, but it's a bit of an odd setting, walking through the house, past the undies on the washing line, then the glares as you don't buy. Sorry about that.

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank oliveharvesy
Reviewed June 18, 2017 via mobile

The workshop of the pottery is accessed via a lovely garden adorned with great cat sculptures. Think garden gnomes, but MUCH nicer and extremely lovely cats. Each design/pose of cat, and there are quite a few, has a name which I think is delightful. There...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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