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Fiddleford Manor

This is a gem of a find. A beautifully restored Manor House from the 1300s in the heart of the... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2018
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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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Tucked away by a river , well worth a visit and very interesting, good access and adjacent car... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
johnbrown440
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Loughborough, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 7 September 2018

This is a gem of a find. A beautifully restored Manor House from the 1300s in the heart of the countryside. The roof beams are simply magnificent and the restoration a credit to English Heritage. Not to be missed!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ukjunela
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Tucked away by a river , well worth a visit and very interesting, good access and adjacent car parking

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank johnbrown440
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Herein is an atypical site in so many ways including being a relatively intact knight's home; it's quite unusual for English Heritage (I'm a big fan gobbling up options and thrice renewed member) to offer a free site that isn't essentially a mere remnant, derelict...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank preglad
Reviewed 8 February 2018

Tuesday 30 January 18, my husband and I drove to Fiddleford in Dorset to go to visit ‘Fiddleford Manor’ under the care of the English Heritage. Fiddleford Manor is a medieval manor house, completed in 1370. It has undergone many changes since then, but the...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank Carol B
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Gorgeous house that I would happily live in if I could add a few modern conveniences :-) Beautiful setting and you can do a circular walk too. Always worth seeing if the lavender project next dorset is open too.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Happened to see this on line, worth a visit if you are already in the area but I wouldn't drive miles as only small, we only stayed for about 10minutes but definitely worth a look. Free parking and admission.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Amanda L
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Well not quite ! But still an interesting little Manor House supposedly built for the Sheriff of Somerset. Well preserved and would originally been a lot bigger as the adjoining building is privately owned and therefore not accessible. Free parking and admission. I combined it...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank suzyq171
Reviewed 20 June 2017

This small, but interesting old manor house is an absolute delight. Just tucked away a few hundred yards from the main road this is worth a look. Furthermore you can then enjoy a lovely walk by the river complete with old barns, a hydrowater wheel...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Geoffrey H
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We came across the sign for Fiddleford Manor while on a diversion due to road closure. We thought it would be worth seeing what it was having never heard of it before and found a small manor house in a peaceful location of which part...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank CharlieCB
Reviewed 13 May 2017

A sensitively restored building in an idyllic riverside location. Small, but lots of little details to enjoy. Check out the beautiful hand- made clear glass in the leaded lights!

Date of experience: May 2017
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