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Saltram (National Trust)

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Address: Plympton, Plymouth PL7 1UH, England
Phone Number: +44 1752 333500
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Sat - Thu 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Saltram House is a George II era mansion located in Plympton, Plymouth,...

Saltram House is a George II era mansion located in Plympton, Plymouth, England. The house that can be seen today is the work of Robert Adam, who altered the original Tudor house on two occasions. Wikipedia Saltram park offers a great place for walking, jogging, cycling and picnics. The park is open from dawn to dusk. Car park fees payable to non-National Trust members. Enjoy the Park Cafe, Shop and visit the House, Garden with Orangery, Castle Folly and Chapel Tea Room. There is a display of Arts and Crafts by local artists in the Gallery. Become a member and support the National Trust in the conservation work carried out to preserve our heritage for future generations and enjoy these facilities free all year. See our web pages for special events and opening time

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Saltram House and Gardens are truly worth a visit. The staff were very helpful to my dad who felt unwell while in the house. We will definitely be going back soon.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Saltram House and Gardens are truly worth a visit. The staff were very helpful to my dad who felt unwell while in the house. We will definitely be going back soon.

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Devon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

National Trust property where non members welcome with a charge for the parking, £3 i think. Worth it if you are in company and plan to spend a morning or afternoon here. A very pleasant and attractive place. The duck pond being the central point with a pond side cafe to eat outside or inside, or in the courtyard which... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Saltram House is on the outskirts of Plymouth near Plympton on the river Plym and is accessible only by car. Built in the Georgian period of the 1700's it has always been in the Parker family. Beautiful handpainted silk Chinese wallpapers line the bedroom walls. Theres a wonderful art collection including several by Sir Joshua Reynolds. Momentos of the Parker... More 

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Thank Margaret J
Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Pretty walks and country views no problem getting about,and pleasant gardens. Dog friendly. And a welcoming tea room

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

What s great national trust house and grounds. Can't get enough of this place. The grounds are phenomenal and house is exquisite.never get tired of visiting it.restaurentgives good value for money and always clean.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Lovely gardens and we particularly enjoyed the opportunity for the kids to do traditional games and craft projects on the lawns this summer

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Thank Nik209
Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Came here from Plymouth, what a gem, lovely property with fabulous gardens. We started at the cafe and had a lovely coffee, cakes looked good but too close to breakfast. Went to see about the house entrance and were given a choice of times. We had time to do the riverside walk which was excellent. The house was also very... More 

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Launceston, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Visited to walk around the grounds & look at the gardens, nice walk around the estate & by the river. It is however spoilt a bit by the traffic noise which carries over the water & the loads of cyclists speeding by. Gardens were nice, even in the rain & the whole place was surprisingly busy.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very interesting place to visit. Still has most of the original feature, including carpets, wall paper etc from the 16 and 1700s. Fascinating glimpse into the lives of the landed gentry

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Plymouth, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We've often walked around the walk outside the grounds but very rarely visit the property and wander round the gardens. Saltram is a wonderful gem of a property set in beautiful grounds right on our doorstep. The house itself is fascinating, take time to talk to the friendly room guides to learn more about it's history and the history of... More 

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