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Stourhead House and Garden

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Address: | Near Mere, Warminster BA12 6QD, England
Phone Number: 44 1747 841152
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Family day out

Beautiful gardens had a lovely time walking around here very peaceful and relaxing. Hope to go again soon. The house was also very beautiful

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Tracy P
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Yeovil, United Kingdom
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Yeovil, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Beautiful gardens had a lovely time walking around here very peaceful and relaxing. Hope to go again soon. The house was also very beautiful

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Having bought our National Trust year passes we were trying to visit as many places in the area as possible. So with a small picnic we headed to Mere. The house itself is lovely and as always the knowledge of the guides is wonderful. They are so keen to share information and really bring the place alive. However the real... More 

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Thank Palak H
Swindon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We had a lovely visit today, our first time here but will definitely be visiting again. Stunning grounds and beautiful views. Amazing place to come with family.

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

Sadly we didn't arrive until late afternoon so didn't have time to see the house, but the gardens are truly magnificent! I literally had my breath taken away as I had my first view across the lake. Everywhere we walked there were fabulous views with places to stop and sit. We will return, and allow a full day so that... More 

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Thank Sue M
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This has to be one of our favourite places to visit. As National Trust members it is so easy, but I recommend it to anyone. Good parking, nice cafe, but FABULOUS gardens. Don't miss the site where Keira Knightley filmed the rainy scene for "Pride and Prejudice"!!

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Thank Paul218
Evercreech, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a wonderful national trust property with stunning gardens a lake and a beautiful house. Well worth a trip you can easily fill a whole day and there is even pub in the grounds!

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Thank Maxine C
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Lovely day out The grounds are beautiful Food very mediocre but the young guy waiting on tables was a delight House not very good

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Pontefract, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A beautiful setting with extensive grounds. There's lots to do here for all ages. The National Trust has invested well in its restoration efforts. Walks are a little hilly and, therefore, may be a struggle if in a wheelchair but I think there may be motorised ones for loan/ hire. After your walks you can even relax with a drink... More 

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Thank David F
Melksham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A great place to walk, relax, play, picnic, read, lose a frisby in the lake. (Oops! sorry, I did own up) Even better if you are a National Trust member because it's FREE!!

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

This is a lovely place to visit. The gardens and lake are beautiful. The house isn't always open, so check the website before you visit. There is plenty of parking, a cafe and shop, typical of a National Trust property.

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