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As someone who didn't know anything about Edward Heath, to begin with, the house was a joy to be... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
mccartgr
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London, United Kingdom
Arundell, the home of Sir Edward Heath

Well worth a visit when in Salisbury. The house is a true home , with lots of photographs and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Wendy G
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Reviewed 4 days ago

As someone who didn't know anything about Edward Heath, to begin with, the house was a joy to be shown around by such wonderful guides! It's a great way to bring the house to life and understand the impact Edward Heath on so many aspects...More

3  Thank mccartgr
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Well worth a visit when in Salisbury. The house is a true home , with lots of photographs and artwork concerning his life. I even got to play his Steinway piano.

2  Thank Wendy G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whilst there are guides available in each of the rooms, brushing up on history before visiting will greatly enhance your experience. Fully guided tours are available but only on Wednesdays. We, a party of four, completed our visit in a leisurely hour and a half....More

2  Thank paxvobiscum2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although you can visit Arundells without a guided tour, our guide was so knowledgeable and full of interesting facts I strongly recommend that you do go on one of the guided tours. After entering the front drive, there is a an exhibition room to the...More

4  Thank John_The_Miner
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Former home of Sir Edward Heath that houses an art collection and furnishings. This great house was renovated and rebuilt in the early 18th century. Located in Cathedral Square it is a fine sight. Entrance fee to visit house, gardens £7. Shuts down over winter.

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Reviewed September 13, 2018

An informative and enjoyable visit and a destination I would recommend to anyone interested in British politics and/or beautiful and quirky artefacts. Perhaps because we're of a generation which can actually remember the Heath years we really appreciated the opportunity to see Sir Edward's house,...More

3  Thank j1954g
Reviewed August 31, 2018

We chose a Wednesday to visit and paid the little extra to have a guided tour. We were the only 2 on our tour and it was the first of the day, so it was very personal and Michael the guide was excellent.The house, gardens...More

4  Thank EricBuffal0
Reviewed August 20, 2018

We wanted to visit here but on the days we were in Salisbury the house was not open. We had to look through the gates. A great pity!

1  Thank JAA_MK
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Superb,friendly and knowledgeable Stewards? Very eclectic mix of artefacts etc. wallpaper at top of stairs particularly good (Monkey!)

3  Thank garyeggchaser
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

This was a highlight of of our visit to Salisbury; as interesting in its own way the majestic cathedral. The house is pretty much as Sir Edward Heath left it, though tidied up A bit I’m sure. His imprint is still clearly visible on the...More

3  Thank rmhayes
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September 25, 2016|
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Response from EuroHulk | Reviewed this property |
£5 for the gardens. I had a private tour for me and my mate. Cost £12 each. We were lucky with the tour guide.
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Asternian
May 9, 2015|
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Response from Wendy R | Property representative |
It is preferable for the guided tours so as avoid disappontment. Some days we have large group tours and if you were to turn up you may have to wait. Please call on the day (or before) and we will fit you in to a convenient... More
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