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Chavenage House

| Chavenage, Tetbury GL8 8XP, England
+44 1666 502329
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Had a lovely visit to this property with a group of friends. Enjoyed a lovely lunch and tour... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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A visit to Chavenage House is a must. There is so much history to the house and the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bridgend, United Kingdom
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CHAVENAGE HOUSE is a privately owned Elizabethan Manor House open to the public. It has been used as a TV location for many productions and is at present playing Trenwith in the popular Poldark. There is so much more to see and enjoy. Guided tours by members of the family.
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“historic house” (16 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
| Chavenage, Tetbury GL8 8XP, England
+44 1666 502329
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely visit to this property with a group of friends. Enjoyed a lovely lunch and tour provided by members of the family. An interesting property with lots of interesting anecdotes both personal and historical. All in all a very highly recommended visit

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A visit to Chavenage House is a must. There is so much history to the house and the Lowsley-Williams family are extremely welcoming. Our party were treated to an amazing 2 course lunch and shown around by Caroline who was so much fun and knowledgeable....More

Thank Debs627
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had pre-booked this trip. All the correspondence via email beforehand was very efficient. We arrived to a warm welcome. The family give the tours and are very knowledgeable. David Lowsley-Williams gave us a wonderful tour-such wonderful stories. The house and grounds are very beautiful...More

Thank Jane P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant place to visit. Amazing old house, guided trips by the owner and his son and daughter. We were guided round by Caroline- the most knowledgeable and entertaining guide I’ve ever had.

Thank John C
Reviewed October 14, 2017

Many people will have watched the series of 'Poldark' on the television and recognised this wonderful family home which is a gem in the Cotswolds and soaked in history. The wonder of this beautiful house is that it is lived in by an amazing family...More

Thank Jean D
Reviewed October 11, 2017

On our arrival made very welcome by Caroline and then by her mother. Great talk by Caroline introducing us to the house with some of the history. followed by a tour led by her 84 year old father. He brought the house to life with...More

Thank CactusJohnboy
Reviewed October 10, 2017

We visited with a small group and had a wonderful tour of the house with the owners. They had a real passion showing us their home and not only described the history but had lots of stories about all the films that had been made...More

Thank Chris D
Reviewed October 10, 2017

Went on a weekend trip with Brent Thomas coaches. Chavenage House was a wonderful .As was Caroline the owner's daughter who was brilliant at telling us the history of the manor house. We also had an excellent cream tea.

Thank Gillian S
Reviewed October 7, 2017

Our small group of friends arrived for a few days stay in Tetbury in early October, and although closing officially to the public at the end of September, we were invited to join a larger group privately touring the house. What a brilliant day out!...More

Thank georgeclooney38
Reviewed October 5, 2017

I was lucky to be a part of a large group visiting Chavenage House on a beautiful autumn day. This showed off the house, grounds and stunning views to their best advantage. But the weather had not the slightest influence on the wonderful welcome that...More

Thank FN L
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September 10, 2017|
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Response from CarolineChav | Property representative |
Hi Amy, we are open next Sunday 2-5pm, no need to book ahead but I would try to get here just before 2pm. As you are bringing your Mother in her wheelchair park up at the front door rather than going on around to the Car... More
September 10, 2017|
Response from CarolineChav | Property representative |
The tour takes about 1 + 3/4 hours. Some children love it and are glued to the commentary whether it is me or my brother George guiding. Actually I will not be guiding that afternoon as I'm going to an AGM. It is not an... More
September 5, 2017|
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Response from CarolineChav | Property representative |
Hello Kazzy, we close at the end of September for our pre-advertised openings of Thursday and Sundays. Let me know when you are about and if we have a group booked in for a tour I could perhaps add you to that.