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Offbeat surprise

The Tourist office suggested this site as we were staying nearby (in Broadway - charming village... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2018
Nice Tea Room and Plant Stall

The walk up to the Manor was quite steep but there is transport provided if you need it. The... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2018
Potters Bar, United Kingdom
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All reviews national trust charles wade eclectic collection tea room car park the main house well worth a visit timed tickets musical instruments interesting house mind boggling huge collection his life nt properties penny farthings gardens are beautiful interesting items
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

The Tourist office suggested this site as we were staying nearby (in Broadway - charming village). We were very glad we went. English eccentricity in the house and lovely walk past small farm to get there.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank thow
Reviewed December 11, 2018

The walk up to the Manor was quite steep but there is transport provided if you need it. The Manor was full of interesting old things, with guides in most rooms, the surrounding gardens were natural and well kept. Work still going on here but...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed November 7, 2018

Was he mad or eccentric? either way this was a quirky experience never to be forgotten. How he lived is extraordinary when next door his Manor House was full of objects! See it to believe it.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank bkescape
Reviewed November 5, 2018

On our way to a two night break in Evesham we decided to call in at the National Trust property of Snowshill Manor. What an eye opener. At first glance I thought what a load of rubbish, but after a few minutes I realised that...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank John I
Reviewed November 4, 2018

I have never seen such a wide ranging collection of paraphernalia, memorabilia, collectibles, hoardables, dustables, open-mouthedables and anything you care to inventables. (pic) You must visit this place! Crammed to the rafters with one man's treasures. The Trust was so wise to take it on...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 3, 2018

Lovely area countryside etc.the walk was poorly marked just seemed to be going round in a field.Not sure it was much of anything.But the walk was nice enough.Now the lodge was very acceptable. Enthusiastic staff and well kept historical building.Not a huge place to walk...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank John B
Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

An amazing collection meandering from junk to some great items but no wonder nothing’s publicly catalogued as most collections don’t seem to tell a story. The staff where great and explained the turning of the front aspect of the house when I asked

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

On a sunny October day, a pleasant walk from Broadway across the countryside. Being NT members this was free to access the manor and we benefited from a £1 voucher each to spend in the restaurant/ cafe as we walked. Les greeted us in the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank davidnX6173VV
Reviewed October 18, 2018

Very pretty manor & garden, a 10 min walk from the NT car park. A fascinating eclectic collection of clocks, old bicycles, musical instruments, silk spinning mills, samurai & other costumes, chinese cabinets, model ships & many more. All arranged theatrically in the house Charles...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dianaDy217
Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

Unusual collections and very engaged and knowledgeable guides to explain the story behind the diverse collection of items ranging from Samurai costumes to old bicycles. Lovely garden to explore with dovecote and orchard.

Date of experience: October 2018
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October 2, 2018|
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Response from Carol B | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest that you go for the day, as there is so much to see and do and the house is fascinating as well as the lovely gardens. I hope this was of help to you.
October 14, 2017|
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Response from Moyra A | Reviewed this property |
It depends on their ages, but I would think not. We didn't have children with us so difficult to say.
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Response from Colin C | Reviewed this property |
Hi, The flower is a Viburnum it comes in different shades from white, pink and purple, if you do a google image search on Viburnum you can confirm it's the bush or shrub you remember.