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Hinton Ampner

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Many Hints for the amateur sleuths are at Hinton.

The house has been wonderfully dressed for Christmas with trees galore.An added attraction is the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
London, United Kingdom
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Great for a few hours

We didn't visit the house so I can't comment on that. The gardens are beautiful and there is a nice... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2018
Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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Hinton Ampner House Bramdean, Hinton Ampner SO24 0LA, England
+44 1962 771305
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The house has been wonderfully dressed for Christmas with trees galore.An added attraction is the murder hunt along Cludo lines. Guess who did the dasterdly crime and with what. Great fun for all.Timed tickets and booking is advisable though some tickets may be available on...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

We didn't visit the house so I can't comment on that. The gardens are beautiful and there is a nice walk around a field to work up an appetite for a treat from the cafe. My son and daughter enjoyed their black forest cake and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 25 October 2018

very welcoming beautiful gardens and house people friendly and dogs allowed except house lovely views can see why house is there

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Met family there. Glorious day the sun was out and warm. Lovely pieces of furniture. Staff welcoming and friendly. Garden was pretty as some flowers were still in bloom. The only disappointment was the toilets were a portacabin . Plus the first floor of the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lyn P
Reviewed 13 October 2018

after strolling around the gardens and talking to some very informative guides, we were a little disappointed with the house, which is quite small and only open on the ground floor. but a pleasant stop off on our way to other places

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Visiting on a warm, bright October morning was perfect! With a 3 year old and a 10 week baby in tow we had a lovely time exploring the ground floor of the house with a picture trail for the older one to do which he...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Hannah S
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Compered to most NT properties, this one is a little disapointing. Quite small, no particular strong history or personalities. The first floor is closed currently, so it does not take long to get around the half a dozen rooms. The gardens are better and quite...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank ScenerySteve
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Thank goodness we took this visit in on our way to somewhere else as it was a big disappointment which is unusual for a NT place. As previous comments there is only the downstairs open which is quite small due to ongoing works. The grounds...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Sandra C
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Not a very big place but good to stop and see the house, a car park if you have one and a short walk to the house as usual pictures yes but no flash, and there is the usual cafe there as well Plenty of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Bobby916
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Good grounds and interesting house but there were no signs to say that the upper floor was not open so if I hadn't been a member of the National Trust I would have been miffed at paying full price for something not fully open.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank MJG3010
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Response from clickawick | Reviewed this property |
Check the website but based on previous experience, it is not always accurate (never mind navigatable). I have visited properties that said they were shut (I intended to just stroll in grounds) but were well and truly open... More
15 December 2016|
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