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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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12:00 - 16:00
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Sat - Thu 12:00 - 16:00
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 (in the care of the National Trust) is one of Devon's gems: a fine 18th century mansion with a Tudor core. This property received a Robert Adam make-over and has... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Paignton, United Kingdom

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Paignton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Saltram House (in the care of the National Trust) is one of Devon's gems: a fine 18th century mansion with a Tudor core. This property received a Robert Adam make-over and has some of the grandest rooms you will find anywhere in the country. And although this Christmas you won't be able to see the wonderful saloon or dining room,... More 

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Recently spent the afternoon here. Beautiful day, lovely gardens, excellent views. Tour of the ground floor decorated for Christmas each room a different fairy tale. Volunteers in each room very knowledgable. Lunch at the cafe good value. Usual NT shop.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A lovely walk in the grounds and back to the cafe for cream tea and relax , lovely. How lucky we are to live on the doorstep of this beautiful setting

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We have visited Saltram and have enjoyed the festive fayre over the years although last year we gave it a miss because there was nothing new or interesting. However we decided to give it another go this year but it soon became apparent that the National Trust have become very greedy. They "kindly" waived the £3 carparking fee in favour... More 

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1 Thank Jo B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved this place, great place for a run alot of dog walkers and cyclists even. But saltrum house is great for a visit lovely place with all its history. Highly recommend.

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Devon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Saltram House is probably the finest Georgian period property in the country. The former residence of the Parker family it contains all its original furniture and a wealth of paintings, some by Sir Joshia Reynolds. I have visited it on many occasions and never tire of finding out more information about the house and family from the the knowledgeable and... More 

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Andalucia, Spain
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If your not a NT member parking is 5£. Afternoon Tea is ok outside The Main house is very average not worth the money. Nice walks.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whether you are a member of the National Trust or not, this is a good day out. Goods walks around the park, family days out or for romantic couples, good for cycling and pet friendly. I go here at least once a month as I love it. Excellent day out.

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the house today all the staff were absolutely lovely so friendly to us and our small son. Very knowledgable and welcoming will be returning in the summer when more rooms of the house are open. We also visited the tea rooms was nice clean good facilities. Crayons and colouring pictures for kids which is great so mums and... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a coffee on our way home today. My first visit to Saltram coffee shop. It was nice and clean. Quick service. Coffee and hot chocolate with a short bread biscuit and a brownie. It wasn't very busy when we there but I could imagine it getting a bit loud when it is full of chatting people. I... More 

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