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Narrapumelap Historic Homestead

Narrapumelap Rd | (Off Glenelg Highway), Wickliffe, Victoria 3379, Australia
+61 3 5350 3220
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What a fantastic French Gothic 1873 Mansion

This was our 2nd visit to stay at Narrapumelap. The accommodation is just wonderful and it was... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2018
Roma S
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Melbourne, Australia
Fascinating garden and beautifully restored homestead

I have visited Narrapumelap a few times over the last seven years and the owner has been restoring... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2016
Lorraine B
,
Longwarry, Australia
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16 May 2018
“What a fantastic French Gothic 1873 Mansion”
21 Nov 2016
“Fascinating garden and beautifully restored homestead”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Narrapumelap Rd | (Off Glenelg Highway), Wickliffe, Victoria 3379, Australia
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

This was our 2nd visit to stay at Narrapumelap. The accommodation is just wonderful and it was great to see the recently added top on the tower completed at the end of last year. Kevin was so happy to take us up to see his...More

Thank Roma S
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Reviewed 22 November 2016

I have visited Narrapumelap a few times over the last seven years and the owner has been restoring the rooms, adding new light fittings and some stained glass in appropriate places. He has done some memorable topiary on the trees at the front of the...More

Thank Lorraine B
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Reviewed 5 October 2016

There are two inspiring, intertwined stories here. The first is the way in which owner, Kevin McIntyre rescued a once fine house from ruin. The second is the way he ingeniously recreated many features that would otherwise be unobtainable or prohibitively expensive. I am filled...More

1  Thank Stephen C
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Reviewed 27 March 2016

A lovely Gothic mansion, lovingly restored by Kevin. A work in progress with the love and passion for the house explained carefully in a guided tour. Well worth a visit to witness this labour of love

Thank Vicky L
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Reviewed 13 October 2015

Narrapamulap is a beautiful, faded beauty being brought back to life with a lot of love and care. This gorgeous French gothic grand home is a joy to behold. Kevin, who has loved this house for a long time and took steps to protect some...More

Thank Wendy C
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Reviewed 11 August 2015

A hidden treasure tucked away in the most unexpected place. If it wasn't for growing up in the area, I never would have known this place existed. The gardens are like something out of Alice In Wonderland. Magical, historical and beautiful all in one. I...More

Thank LangLang L
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Reviewed 20 March 2015

I visited Narrapumelap Historic homestead with a group of Probus friends, holidaying in Hamilton. We were given a warm welcome by Kevin, the owner and restorer of the house. I concur with all the comments of the first reviewer. The homestead is set in a...More

Thank barbaraGeelong
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Reviewed 29 November 2014

Having heard of this fantastic old French Gothic style mansion in country Victoria, I was thrilled to finally visit it with a group of people interested in historic gardens and buildings. The homestead is located west of Skipton, south of Ararat, and east of Dunkeld,...More

1  Thank Alys-Schatzi
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