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Bradley Manor

Totnes road | National Trust Property, Newton Abbot TQ12 1LX, England
+44 1803 661907
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Lived in Newton for many years put never gone inside the house

Very interesting although very cluttered. Many knick-knacks in every room that have been saved or... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
j10simmons
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South Devon, United Kingdom
A fascinating visit

I loved this place. It has a real sense of history and a couple of wow factors. The room guides... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Wrinkly one
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Torquay, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent37%
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  • Average12%
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“family home” (4 reviews)
“hidden gem” (7 reviews)
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LOCATION
Totnes road | National Trust Property, Newton Abbot TQ12 1LX, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very interesting although very cluttered. Many knick-knacks in every room that have been saved or collected over many years. Gardens were lovely.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I loved this place. It has a real sense of history and a couple of wow factors. The room guides were excellent, being enthusiastic and knowledgeable. It is like walking down a time line with interesting artefacts to look at too. Parking is close to...More

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NTEnglishRiviera, Business support co-ordinator at Bradley Manor, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are pleased that you found your visit to Bradley Manor fascinating and loved the property, thank you for your feedback with regard to the room guides I will pass this on, the National Trust looks after special places for ever for everyone and appreciates...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I remember when i was a child of about 10 years old, my father used to take me here while he talked with peter about things i had no idea of, probably medieval history or things of such nature i could imagine, as my father...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had trouble finding this property due to it being off a main road, you go down a short narrow lane and parking is in a field. A short walk past a stream and up a lane. It is certainly a surprise when you see...More

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NTEnglishRiviera, Business support co-ordinator at Bradley Manor, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking time to review your recent visit to Bradley Manor, it is great to hear that you found the information from our volunteers useful. I will pass your feedback on.

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Reviewed 27 June 2018

An amazing survivor now surrounded by suburbia with interesting descendants still in residence.. The evolution of the building was clear to see and the Nat trust volunteers were as usual very good with gems of info. The downside was the large number of dogs allowed...More

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NTEnglishRiviera, Business Support Co-ordinator at Bradley Manor, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2018

Thank you for taking time to review your recent visit to our little gem Bradley Manor, we are pleased to hear how you enjoyed your visit and appreciated the information given to you by our volunteers, and sorry that you visit had a downside when...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Well worth a visit to this National Trust. Although it is off a small road it is worth it. Although you aren't allowed to take photos inside the property as family still live on site you can take plenty of photos outside. There are no...More

Thank Liz B
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NTEnglishRiviera, Business Support Co-ordinator at Bradley Manor, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

Thank you for taking time to review your recent visit to Bradley Manor, we are pleased that found this small property worth a visit, and were able to make memories by taking photos outside, we hope that you will return.

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Reviewed 4 June 2018

Great little find, historical house just outside Newton abbot, very children friendly with lots of activities,great local guides very informative, be aware no toilet facilities on site highly recommended worth a visit. Anthony n

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NTEnglishRiviera, Business Support Co-ordinator at Bradley Manor, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

It is great to hear that you and your family enjoyed your visit to Bradley Manor, we hope you will be able visit again soon. Thank you for your review.

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Reviewed 2 June 2018

After 10 minutes of finding the entrance (even with a sat nav) we found the entrance to Bradley down a narrow road, which caused us some problems. We were then guided to a parking space by a volunteer, which we were later told was the...More

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NTEnglishRiviera, Business Support Co-ordinator at Bradley Manor, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Thank you for taking time to review your recent visit to Bradley Manor, as you point out it is one of the National Trust's hidden gems, I will pass on your comments to the team we are always delighted to hear how a visit had...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

A fantastic couple of hours trip to a spectacular house one of my personal favourites amongst the smaller houses. Staff informative throughout and stunning outside and in. One thing I would say is the gardens are on a smaller scale if you are more for...More

Thank Peter B
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NTEnglishRiviera, Business Support Coordinator at Bradley Manor, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2018

Thanks for a great review! We're so pleased you enjoyed visiting Bradley and caught a sight of our elusive cat! We have passed your kind comments onto the team here and hope to see you again very soon.

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Reviewed 22 October 2017

We pulled into the car park and were guided to our spot by a commanding attendant who we later found out was Peter Woolner, who with his sister Diana, live at Bradley Manor. Later we ran into Peter again and he was most gracious talking...More

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NTEnglishRiviera, Assistant Business Support Co-ordinator at Bradley Manor, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Thank you for your review, it is good to hear that you had an interesting visit to Bradley Manor, there are not many properties you can visit where you may have the opportunity to meet the family, including their cat and spend time talking with...More

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