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Address: Cherryburn Station Bank, Hexham NE43 7DD, England
Phone Number: +44 1661 843276
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Lovely setting

Have visited here many times with our children. Lovely little place brimming with history set in a quiet lovely area. Staff have always been knowledgeable and happy to answer... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
Pete1578
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Prudhoe, United Kingdom
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Prudhoe, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Have visited here many times with our children. Lovely little place brimming with history set in a quiet lovely area. Staff have always been knowledgeable and happy to answer any questions. Been the Easter trail which the kids loved, and also to the Bat talk which was very interesting and great looking for Bats with the detectors. Has a nice... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We often meet up with friends here when the weather is warm enough. It is absolutely perfect for families with young children as they have lots of space to run round, investigate and enjoy nature whilst still being small enough to keep an eye on them. The best time is during Easter when they do the Cadbury's Easter Hunt. Other... More 

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Thank Clare B
Shropshire
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161 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited here because I have an interest in printing and loved the work of Thomas Bewick - we had a lovely hour or so here. The situation of the property is excellent - the views amazing and it can be very tranquil looking out over the countryside - despite the summer holiday and us visiting on a Saturday it... More 

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Thank janeyShropshire
Weybridge
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We made a day of it and visited 3 of the smaller National Trust properties in the area. We probably wouldn't have done so had we not been NT members which meant we got in free - we've found it only takes a few visits to cover the annual membership fee so is good value for us. We hadn't heard... More 

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Thank pco1
Hinckley, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A very compact National Trust property with a very interesting exhibition. The lawns and animals seemed to attract families and the tea room was doing a roaring trade.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016

The great picnic lawns and traditional playground games seem to make this a mecca for young mums from the area to bring their kids We made sure to visit on on a when the NT were having activities so that we could keep our 9 year old entertained. The place is kept very neat and as can be expected the... More 

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Thank Ari G
Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

In a county that has lots of large high profile National Trust properties it might be easy to overlook Cherryburn. Don't, as it is well worth a visit. The cottage birthplace is small and although interesting the real interest lies in seeing the beautifully carved woodblocks and the prints of Bewick. Added to these the other stand out feature of... More 

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Thank PJR133
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

Having read a biography of Thomas Bewick I was interested to visit this place. It's not big consisting of a few rooms in the main house, some out buildings and a paddock but it was charming and fascinating. Bewick's skill as a wood engraver was exceptional and seeing the originals and the printing machinery and technique made this even more... More 

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Thank P&AEdinburgh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

This is a real gem and I can't believe I've not visited before. Myself and my children spent nearly 5 hours here one sunny Friday enjoying the fantastic views, outdoor areas and animals. My kids are aged between 10 and 2 and they all had a fab time. Although not lots here compared to other NT properties it is a... More 

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Thank Lorraine H
Morpeth, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

The childhood home of world famous woodcarver Thomas Bewick. Interesting to see the print room - printer in attendance Thurs and Sunday - please check first. Pigs and chickens for the children, and a field of donkeys.❤️ Tea and a scone and a chat with the lovely National ladies.

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