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Arundells

59 Cathedral Close | Salisbury, Wilts., Salisbury SP1 2EN, England
+44 1722 326546
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Splendid visit.

The last day before they close for the winter. Really interesting house and inhabitant. Saddest... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
RobininBRISTOL
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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Well worth a visit

We really enjoyed seeing the house and gardens. There are lots of interesting contents and the... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
HopefultravellerUk
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England
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  • Average6%
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“sir edward” (32 reviews)
“ted heath” (33 reviews)
“prime minister” (35 reviews)
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59 Cathedral Close | Salisbury, Wilts., Salisbury SP1 2EN, England
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+44 1722 326546
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The last day before they close for the winter. Really interesting house and inhabitant. Saddest part was the bows of the yacht which sank.

Thank RobininBRISTOL
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We really enjoyed seeing the house and gardens. There are lots of interesting contents and the room attendants were all very knowledgeable. It gives a fascinating view into the life of Edward Heath and a reminder of a period in history. All particularly relevant given...More

Thank HopefultravellerUk
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I took a little persuading but Arundells really is a worthwhile visit. Not at all the ossified remnants of a life but something relevant, very personal and all the more insightful for it. The character of an honourable man, driven by the convictions forged in...More

Thank Brist1957
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Sir Edward Heath was a person with a great sense of humour as I am sure his friends will document. Self-deprication is a term usually used to mask genuine humour and pride in your own portrayal. The stairways of his beautiful home are lined with...More

Thank jassimalk
Reviewed 27 September 2017

We had an absolutely brilliant guide and the tour was most interesting and a real insight into mr. Edward Heath. Would highly recommend a guided tour as there is so much to see and appreciate and we would have missed a lot had we gone...More

Thank lynetteslatter
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We visited on a Wednesday & joined a guided tour which was excellent - very interesting & informative. A beautiful art collection.

Thank whitemoonstone
Reviewed 9 September 2017

I can see why Ted Heath fell in love with this place - gorgeous building, great proportiongs overlooks the Cathedral - sadly decor and furnishings a bit 80's for a period home

Thank ianandjane00
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Arundells is located on the West Walk and is opposite the cathedral and close to the museum. It is around a 15-20 walk from the railway station. It offers a fascinating insight to the life of former Prime Minister Edward Heath, who lived in the...More

1  Thank The_Coach55
Reviewed 27 August 2017

We enjoyed visiting this house and the gardens. The guides were very informative and friendly- clearly fond of the former Prime Minister.We didn't know about his military career and the exhibition about his part in the forming of the EEC was fascinating.

3  Thank John T
Reviewed 23 August 2017

a fascianting memorial to edeard heath,one of our prime ministers whowas also a noted sailor and musician. helpful,knowlegeable and friendly staff. also a lovely garden.

1  Thank stuarthicks90
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Alan L
25 September 2016|
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Response from EuroHulk | Reviewed this property |
£5 for the gardens. I had a private tour for me and my mate. Cost £12 each. We were lucky with the tour guide.
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Asternian
9 May 2015|
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Response from Wendy R | Property representative |
It is preferable for the guided tours so as avoid disappontment. Some days we have large group tours and if you were to turn up you may have to wait. Please call on the day (or before) and we will fit you in to a convenient... More
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