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25 West Street | Coggeshall, Colchester CO6 1NS, England
+44 1376 561305
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National Trust as it should be.

Quaint old house with loads of interesting facts that were explained by enthusiastic staff. Great... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
Peter F
Tadworth, United Kingdom
Small rickety house

Nice to scramble around the house and stroll in the lovely garden. Very nice cafe and usual... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2017
London, United Kingdom
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25 West Street | Coggeshall, Colchester CO6 1NS, England
+44 1376 561305
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

Quaint old house with loads of interesting facts that were explained by enthusiastic staff. Great little cafe.

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Nice to scramble around the house and stroll in the lovely garden. Very nice cafe and usual National Trust shop.

Thank KAW687
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This small National Trust property is very interesting to visit. it has a lovely garden to the rear of the property and facilites to play games on the lawned area. The car park is a few minutes walk at a nearby NT property

Thank Raymondjohn
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We called in here after visiting the nearby barn, whch is also a must see. The house dates from 1509, belonging to the cloth merchant Thomas Paycocke.. Most of the artifacts in the house belonged to him. Ithas an amazing history through the ages, ending...More

4  Thank alisdair t
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Good history of the house, very honest presentation of life throughout over 200 years of residency. Garden really pleasant, this is a small NT property which has been well preserved. Allow about 2 hours max to visit but well worth the effort.

Thank graham b
Reviewed 2 August 2017

If you visit the quaint old country village of Coggeshall in Essex, then be sure to visit this beautiful old house. It is full of interesting artifacts & relics from bygone ages. The house itself is very well maitained by the National Trust & is...More

1  Thank Mike P
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Fascinating to see such an old house and learn about its occupants' lifestyle. Knowledgeable staff. And the barn (5 mins walk away) is extraordinary. You can get a ticket for both and it's well worth it.

Thank whatisascreenname66
Reviewed 21 April 2017

This is a lovely property and the volunteer was very knowledgeable about the history of Paycockes. She made her talk very interesting and informative. The gardens were very tidy and a pleasure to walk in. We were able to park nearby which gave us the...More

Thank Lorainempond
Reviewed 31 March 2017

This unique Tudor merchant's house is full of amazing panelling and wood carving located in an Essex village (which has over 100 listed buildings). By not filling the rooms with too much content helps you focus on the building and architecture. Nice little tea room....More

1  Thank essexbunny456
Reviewed 26 March 2017

If you visit the old country town of Coggeshall on your travels, then the place to visit is Paycockes. This ancient structure which is looked after by the National Trust is full of interesting artifacts & documents etc. which have regard to life in Coggeshall...More

1  Thank Mike P
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