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Great cafe for lunch

Only the basement area is open to view but small though it is was very interesting. Stables and... read more

Reviewed December 4, 2018
Autumn visit

A super house, in a beautiful setting on the downs, though sadly fog denied me the view. There is... read more

Reviewed October 31, 2018
United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a excellent beautiful restored House. It was a great experience to go through the underground tunnels. The servant quarters were well kept & preserved . Good for all ages. The 18th Century dolls house with miniature furniture was beautifully ,detailed .. It was...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank David H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent National Trust property on several fronts - the restoration of the medieval interiors after a large fire have been done so well; the servants quarters below stairs are very interesting including the butlers pantry, the kitchen, housekeepers rooms, beer and wines store etc.; food...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Herbie-Green
Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful National Trust property. Displays featuring the 12 days of Christmas done in paper art! Amazing work by Denise Watson of “Delicarta” Fabulously dressed mannequins in paper costumes! The restaurant was busy but the food was good.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sandra P
Reviewed December 28, 2018 via mobile

We started with an excellent lunch of 3 sausages and carrot mash in the restaurant (only £8.95 each) and were fortunate to get a table because the restaurant was very busy at 12.30 on a Friday. We then toured the servants quarters and kitchens in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BobH764
Reviewed December 28, 2018

Excellent display of very artistic displays representing 12 Days of Christmas. Clever, beautiful and well displayed. Lots of people making the most of a nice day. Very busy in the cafe. The staff were very helpful and obliging. We had soup and turkey casserole.both very...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Dolly186406
Reviewed December 17, 2018

like visiting most NT houses open to the public,this one has limited viewing.Just the basements open to view all the Xmas decorations[all a great display of paper made items and cleverly done] Very disappointing and the pouring rain didn't help.The tea rooms ok and some...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 4, 2018

Only the basement area is open to view but small though it is was very interesting. Stables and Dairy were closed when we visited. Not the best time of year for walking the grounds. Volunteers all very pleasant and helpful. I thought the cafe was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Wannabyourhero
Reviewed November 21, 2018

Staying overnight we were advised to visit nearby Uppark and I would absolutely endorse the recommendation. A wonderful square Georgian house, partly refurbished by Repton, Wonderful grounds and views to die for ( on the day we visited there was some cloud but on a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sheridan s
Reviewed October 31, 2018

A super house, in a beautiful setting on the downs, though sadly fog denied me the view. There is a real feel of how it was lived in, mainly as a party house. Don't miss the doll's house - huge and thought to be an...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank OhHer13
Reviewed October 25, 2018

almost vertical drive to see house but worth it plenty of parking very unusual house. amazing history considering had a major fire. plenty of people to give information gardens lovely dogs welcome cafe looked nice

Date of experience: October 2018
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April 11, 2018|
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Response from paulspread | Reviewed this property |
Once out of car park path is grass or gravel not very good in the wet , but a great day out.
July 16, 2017|
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Response from Cheese-nibbles |
We went yesterday with our own picnic, so yes! They have picnic tables in 2 areas...one near to the car park and one near the lawn near the amazing view. We sat on a rug on the lawn and we saw others sitting in their own... More
April 9, 2015|
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Response from Gary_Talman |
I can confirm they are open on Saturday's but there are limited facilities open on some days "Mondays & Tuesdays: Only the servants' quarters in the basement of the house are open. The ground floor 'state' apartments are... More