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Winterbourne House and Garden

Winterbourne Botanic Garden 58 Edgbaston Park Road | University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2RT, England
+44 121 414 3003
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Visited on a freezing February Sunday...what a find. Gardens lovely ( obviously wil be better in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mikefre3
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Fab

On a cold rainy February Saturday there was plenty to see in the garden. It seems a homely place... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Restored to its Edwardian Arts and Craft splendour, Winterbourne House is a unique heritage attraction – set within seven acres of beautiful botanic gardens. Only minutes from Birmingham city centre, Winterbourne is a hidden gem – home to beautiful antiques and over 6,000 plant species from around the world. Wander along the woodland walk, stroll through the hazelnut tunnel, cross the 1930’s Japanese Bridge or simply soak up the tranquillity of this perfectly English Edwardian home.
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“tea room” (70 reviews)
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Winterbourne Botanic Garden 58 Edgbaston Park Road | University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2RT, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited on a freezing February Sunday...what a find. Gardens lovely ( obviously wil be better in Summer - we'll be back). Tearoom one of the best we have been to. House very attractive, nothing roped off , all done on trust which was really nice....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On a cold rainy February Saturday there was plenty to see in the garden. It seems a homely place and v nice to have original features from the early 20th century when Garden laid out. Can’t wait to see it when the bulbs are out...More

1  Thank Stoddd
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to take a trip to this fabulous house at the last minute and we weren’t disappointed. The house is very well presented and unlike many other houses you can get very close to many of the exhibits. As for the garden it is magnificent...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We returned for another look as we were impressed the first time, we were not disappointed the house once owned by the Nettlefold family (GKN) houses an interesting history of it's screw making industry, an outbuilding houses some printing machines, some of which are still...More

1  Thank Dave W
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

We visited on the first day of re-opening. The house is very well kept and is a large Edwardian family home with all the mod-cons of the time. There is a café within where we both had a nice jacket potato. The gardens are over...More

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Reviewed 13 January 2018

I first went to Winterbourne to attend a painting class. The class was excellent and well worth the cost. The house is interesting but the garden and grounds are spectacular. The plants are beautiful and the landscape stunning. There is a wonderful woodland walk which...More

Thank Rosie663
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Reviewed 24 December 2017

The house was a real surprise to us. If felt as if the family who owed it might walk round the corner at any time. So atmospheric. Beautifully kept. A real treat.

Thank Thorntons23
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

spend the day strollling around vast gardens before exploring the house.Tea room really good too.Plants on sale shop and many events and activities.Stunning around autumn and very reasonably priced

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Reviewed 10 December 2017

An arts and crafts country residence in an urban setting with original outbuildings tastefully adapted into a printworks, cafe and sculpture centre. The building tells a story of its owner in a fascinating way; I've never seen such engaging display techniques before. Walled kitchen garden...More

Thank kmkwilliams
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Reviewed 9 December 2017

A superb place, would love to move in, delightful venue.Lovely walks and interesting plants, and gardens. Afternoon tea was a treat, thank you, we will be back .

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Marcel B
5 February 2018|
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Response from winterbourn | Property representative |
Hi, it's £6 for adults. Prices are clearly marked under admission and prices on our website. Hope this helps!
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22 January 2018|
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Response from winterbourn | Property representative |
You can book in advance or on the day, there is no requirement to book in advance. Hope this helps!
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Response from Jayne E | Reviewed this property |
yes you can get the 98 or the x64 from old square near Snow Hill and get off on Edgbaston Park Road just down from the house & garden. it's about a 20 minute journey
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