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The Old Post Office

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Stunning old National Trust building

The Old Post Office was closed when we visited, but we enjoyed standing outside it, taking... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Konie
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Daylesford, Australia
Fascinating Bit of History

There isn't too much one can do here, but it's a very unique building because of its age. Amazing... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
travelerted
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Nashville, TN
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Old Post Office was closed when we visited, but we enjoyed standing outside it, taking photographs & being amazed it is still standing. What a delightful place. Worth a detour.

Thank Konie
Reviewed 1 week ago

There isn't too much one can do here, but it's a very unique building because of its age. Amazing to be standing over all these years and it does show by the sag in the roof. At least stop and take a photo!!!

Thank travelerted
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you're used to grand National trust properties with acres of land then this is the complete opposite. A small, very cramped cottage which could get congested 'in season'? The way they have preserved and maintained the authenticity of this building is amazing and it's...More

Thank 893MarkS
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A quaint old building, small but full of history. There are five rooms to view plus a lovely cottage style garden at the rear. There are information leaflets in each room for the visitor to peruse plus the staff members are full of information about...More

Thank Mike W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a quaint little building, with it's dipped roof and gorgeous Cornwall stone stone walls. Beware low beams if you're below 4ft you might get away without bending. This little gem is a real step back in time. You get to see and feel what...More

Thank Karen W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visited today after finding this quaint old Post Office as we explored Tintagel. We paid around £10 for entry for two adults. There is no parking but there are several car parks nearby. The attraction consists of five rooms and has been maintained to...More

Thank darceyhorse
Reviewed 8 October 2018

This old post office was interesting as well as a beautiful setting to visit and relax in the garden. There were several models of the post office dotted around the grounds and we very much enjoyed our visit.

Thank daneenhfo
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

The 1st property saved by the National Trust and over a 100 years ago. Fascinating to imagine it back in the day when this was a remote hamlet. Not just a post office a house and home with must to see.

Thank Rory A
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

We only went past we didn’t pay the entry fee. The building is beautiful and the wavy roof is famous.

Thank saralouiseb805
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

I have been before - well worth going. Interesting bits of history. Won't take you too long. But, worth a visit. Went solo as you cannot take dogs into national trust properties. This is not a problem!

Thank Elizabeth H
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