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A good example of a watermill

Set in tranquil gardens this example of a typical English watermill has and still is undergoing... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Kent-Hoggy
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Kent
A very good place to visit

The watermill is in a beautiful setting and it’s certainly worth a visit if you’re visiting the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
sebo999
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Waterlooville, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Set in tranquil gardens this example of a typical English watermill has and still is undergoing lots of TLC and restoration and is a good example of why the National Trust is so important to our heritage. Dogs are allowed into the mill but those...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Kent-Hoggy
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The watermill is in a beautiful setting and it’s certainly worth a visit if you’re visiting the castle. We were welcomed by the lovely staff and bought some of the flour made on site.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank sebo999
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited here as part of a visit to the castle. Loved the little mill - so clever and interesting. Enjoyed a cuppa and cake at the mill tea room - sat outside admiring the river and the birds.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dunster working mill is always worth a visit, very knowledgeable staff are happy to answer any questions and certainly something to talk about. Be amazed and enjoy.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Martin D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

National trust working watermill, with photographs and artifacts showing its history. Set within the Dunster Castle estate, surrounded by beautiful countryside.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank pam p
Reviewed February 15, 2019 via mobile

Called in to pick up some bread flour ground at the water mill from the small shop. Ended up with porridge oats and muesli as well. Really good value for amazing quality product. Lovely location between the castle and the deer park. Worth a look...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 9, 2019

Full of historic farming machinery and grain grinding equipment just so interesting. The staff were so friendly and helpful and took the time to explain and gave a demonstration on grain grinding which you were given the opportunity to have a go at. The grounds...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 26, 2019 via mobile

Very interesting water mill with lots of info. Unfortunately we didn’t see it going in anger, but I imagine that would be even better. National trust tea rooms next door were very nice also.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Tom_Blancmange
Reviewed January 21, 2019

A thoroughly enjoyable visit. Well worth the effort. It's set in the gardens of Dunster Castle, so you get two great attractions in one.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank GlennsTravel
Reviewed January 18, 2019

The watermill has been thoroughly restored and now grinds corn for flour and spelt. The staff took time to talk about the process and why this mill is special. Upstairs there is a museum of farm implements. Alongside is a tea room and one can...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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lublackmore
March 9, 2019|
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Response from Sandie A | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is definately a dog friendly place with lots of good walks through the woods aswell.
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Martyn F
February 10, 2019|
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Response from Trebrivanman | Reviewed this property |
As a NT member I don’t know the answer.
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jane o
August 27, 2018|
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Response from Sandra G | Reviewed this property |
The National Trust car park is nearer the watermill
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