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Hellen's

Much Marcle, Ledbury HR8 2LY, England
+44 1531 660504
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A very old and interesting property

Well worth the visit.This house is very historic and is in a remarkable condition for its age. When... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
globetrottingninna
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Ledbury, United Kingdom
Lovely

Went for tea rooms as sign on road indicated, the tea and cake were great (see tearoom review) the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Glenwood2541
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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Jacobean Manor house in Much Marcle. Open Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday afternoons from Easter until the end of September. Tea rooms serving homemade cakes. Gardens with labyrinth, dovecote, pond, knot garden, mediaeval garden.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“manor house” (8 reviews)
“physic garden” (5 reviews)
“cakes” (7 reviews)
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Much Marcle, Ledbury HR8 2LY, England
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+44 1531 660504
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Well worth the visit.This house is very historic and is in a remarkable condition for its age. When I visited I became truly absorbed in the history of the place. So many original artefacts. A history lovers dream.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for tea rooms as sign on road indicated, the tea and cake were great (see tearoom review) the house was very interesting and great grounds and gardens to wander. A good find and not busy.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited 22nd April & had a wonderful guide tour with 'Kat'. the house has great charm and a very interesting history and atmosphere, The grounds are lovely-peaceful including standing stones with 'words of wisdom.' nice tea room with GF cake! Had a chat with the...More

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Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

Most unusual house and interesting gardens, with a nice tearoom and very friendly staff. The tour guide was very informative, with a wealth of detail on the history of both the house and the family. Just one criticism, we could have done with less about...More

1  Thank Jbl R
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Reviewed May 5, 2018

We went on a guided tour of the house by a very enthusiastic, knowledgeable guide, ending up with a cup of tea and delicious home made cake which we ate in the garden. Lots of unusual things to see such as Ann Boleyn's comb- which...More

1  Thank Maggie S
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Reviewed April 26, 2018

Spent a lovely time here at this very intriguing manor house. Beautiful gardens to wander around in. We were a party so had been able to booked a lunch which was fabulous homemade cooking. Our guide was excellent and told us many interesting stories. Would...More

1  Thank JanPye1
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Reviewed January 4, 2018 via mobile

Tucked away in east Herefordshire in the village of Much Marcle lies Hellens Manor, a veritable treasure trove of history and art work. Interesting gardens, including rose garden and physic garden, with a 17th century dove cot, also with walks in the nearby meadows. A...More

1  Thank Linde M
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Reviewed October 2, 2017

I attended a concert at the large Barn in Hellens Manor, set in gorgeous grounds and great facilities.with excellent bar and wonderful staff who are friendly and could not be more helpful. Highly recommended for functions!

2  Thank JanLedbury
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Reviewed September 30, 2017

First visit to Hellens, interesting story about the house. Delightful Tea Shop, will certainly come again and recommend it to others

3  Thank dchalk2017
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Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

Outrageous history, rooms with dark secrets, yet still a family home. One of the best 'stately homes' I have visited and I have been to a lot. Thank you Ruth for a great tour. Only criticism is it would be nice to have a map...More

2  Thank Roger N
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Entry costs £8.00 for adults, £6.00 concessions, £5.00 students and children, £16.00 for a family ticket (2 adults and children). Entry to the gardens only is £2.50 per person.
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