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Coleridge Cottage

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Address: 35 Lime Street, Nether Stowey TA5 1NQ, England
Phone Number: 01278/732662
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Fascinating and informative

This place has won awards as a tourist attraction and it's easy to see why. Helpful and knowledgeable volunteer guides Well laid out and clearly labelled authentic relics of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
chaplainsRus
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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80 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place has won awards as a tourist attraction and it's easy to see why. Helpful and knowledgeable volunteer guides Well laid out and clearly labelled authentic relics of Coleridge himself. The cottage is small but they maximise the space well including a room where you put on a pair of headphones and relax in a comfy chair listening to... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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443 reviews
143 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The National Trust has done well. It's another place where you are allowed to touch and try on - great idea. The well is amazing - not sure how deep but you can see the water at the bottom. The garden is lovely.

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Thank Renate P
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the moment we arrived at Coleridge Cottage the staff and volunteers could not have been more friendly or welcoming. The two guides were dressed in period costume and were very informative and knowledgeable. Their enthusiasm was infectious. Our knowledge of Samuel Taylor Coleridge was somewhat lacking and I suspect our teenage son may have known more than we did!... More 

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Thank Joanne S
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40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

We all really enjoyed our visit to Coleridge Cottage as there was just so much to see and look at in such a small place. The garden is really nice and peaceful. Really good!

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Port Talbot, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

Very interesting,everyone there very helpful and friendly. Lovely place to visit,both house and garden, lots of information on hand and you are able to explore the house at leisure and are free to open drawers and cupboards lots to see even though its not very big. You learn a lot about the poet and his life. Nice little cafe area... More 

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Rugby, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

Absolutely superb. Owners so very friendly. Breakfast was better than 5 star as all fresh and made to order

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Littleton, New Hampshire
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190 reviews
50 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

Coleridge Cottage is located in a town called Nether Stowey, THAT alone almost made it a must see on my list: let alone the times I was required to read and recite the Rime of the Ancient Mariner in school - including college! Unfortunately we were running a little late & when we got to the cottage it was close... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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104 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

There was a man dressed up in period costume in the entrance room providing useful information on the history of the Cottage, and very knowledgeable and personable he was too. The Cottage was interesting with different aspects of Coleridge's life and artifacts but also the broader history of the cottage and its place in the village. A real and warm... More 

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13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

Lovely historic building. The staff were great and very passionate about Coleridge. Loved the poetry area where you could write and pin them on the board. Beautiful gardens. Well worth a visit

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Enfield, Enfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

We spent a couple of hours at Coleridge Cottage. It was a great experience and kept our two young boys entertained too. The volunteers are helpful, friendly and informative and there is plenty to do as you walk around including trying out quill pens, dressing up and listening to some of Coleridge's poetry. The garden is also lovely with some... More 

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