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Smallhythe Place

Smallhythe, Tenterden TN30 7NG, England
+44 1580 762334
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Extremely Interesting

My daughter and I visited Smallhythe and found it very interesting the history of the house and... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2017
Sheila W
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Rye, United Kingdom
Beautiful

Have been coming here since I was a little girl, and was actually named after an inspiration from... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2017
Bondilla
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Ashford, United Kingdom
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Smallhythe, Tenterden TN30 7NG, England
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Reviewed 1 December 2017

My daughter and I visited Smallhythe and found it very interesting the history of the house and contents are amazing. It is a must to visit it looks the same all around the house with the original furniture and pictures as it did many years...More

Thank Sheila W
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Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Have been coming here since I was a little girl, and was actually named after an inspiration from the house! Well worth the visit, you get a real sense of the past. It is a beautiful house and grounds, and there is always something on....More

Thank Bondilla
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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

This is one of the smaller National Trust properties but is packed with interesting memorabilia. Ellen Terry the renowned Victorian Shakespearean actress lived here and we were lucky to have an experienced room guide who was able to tell us about Ellen’s life. A small...More

Thank DP1066
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

We visited for the first time in October. Very well preserved house of Ellen Terry, actress. Most interesting items on display. Great to get the thoughts of her enthusiastic researcher who was in the library working on his fourth booklet. Quirky (especially for the NT)...More

Thank MandCF
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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Great place to visit. Helpful volunteers. Lots of artifacts from actress who lived there. 16th century house, worthwhile visit.

Thank Christine S
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Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely house and gardens. Make sure you walk right up to the church. Very friendly staff they tell the story of this beautiful lady. I think she was born before her time. The tea room and food is so nice. Big slice of cake or...More

Thank Kathryn L
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

I visited in early September, and I thought it is a bit bigger place. It is a bit hidden on country roads and off site parking is with very limited space, so some of the visitors had to wait for parking, however close to the...More

Thank Ewyena
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

This is a very special house packed with interesting memorabilia once owned by one of the greatest Englush actresses. Even if theatre is not an interest, the house which is about 500 years old and the grounds are certainly worth a visit as is the...More

Thank leetip
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

We love this National trust property. So peaceful and the garden is wonderful. Collecting a bag of apples really made this visit special

Thank hauntedtee71
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Visit often as lovely place to spend time with youngsters. Good food and second hand books for sale. Many plays etc to entertain during the year and at school.holiday times activities for the youngsters

Thank nanajay2015
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Nancyfromalabama
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Response from Richard W | Reviewed this property |
Nearby are some great places to visit. They are not all NT attractions. The wonderful gardens at Great Dixter, Northiam, E Sussex; Bodium Castle, Kent; the Bedgebury Pinetum, Goudhurst, Kent; The Aspinall Foundation Wild... More
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