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Knightshayes court

Knightshayes Court Bolham, Tiverton EX16 7RQ, England
+44 1884 254665
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Well worth a visit

Thoroughly enjoyed our visit to the house and we thought the gardens were delightful, well worth a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Adrian242
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Solihull, United Kingdom
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Interesting day - wonderful visit to house and gardens Lovely cafe in a courtyard setting... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Mary L
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Ennis, Ireland
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“walled garden” (65 reviews)
“the kitchen” (62 reviews)
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Knightshayes Court Bolham, Tiverton EX16 7RQ, England
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+44 1884 254665
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our visit to the house and we thought the gardens were delightful, well worth a visit if you are in the area.

Thank Adrian242
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Interesting day - wonderful visit to house and gardens Lovely cafe in a courtyard setting Beautiful high quality specimen plants for sake An enjoyable day out

Thank Mary L
Reviewed 1 week ago

As National Trust members we stopped off here for a lunch break on our way down to Devon. Thus,parking was free! We enjoyed a tasty lunch in their spacious cafe and a brief walk round the grounds before resuming our journey. The house looked really...More

Thank antano2013
Reviewed 1 week ago

Walled garden is worth a visit. Main house was decorated with carving and unusual ceiling. There is a room dedicated to the lady of the house, who was the ladies' golf champion. Formal garden is large but fairly plain. Do take a moment to take...More

Thank AlexWoo153uk
Reviewed 1 week ago

A bout twice a month we walk around the gounds fo Knightshayes and stop for coffee been around the house not one of the better ones

Thank PatrickP383
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I came on a busy Sunday with good weather but managed to get parked and into the attraction with little difficulty. The grand house is interesting and has some good views over the Devon countryside. The gardens are a delight. The entrance area is pleasant...More

Thank CarltonA10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a lovely sunny days when we visited this National Trust gem. The 2 acre walled garden was superb with a huge selection of vegetables and flowers, together with herbs, fruit trees and many interesting special issue of plants you would not normally see....More

Thank graham r
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited yesterday with my son and parents (and dog!). Firstly had a lovely walk through the woods off the car park which was an easy walk down. However, we turned around at the bottom and came back up. We had a coffee and sandwich in...More

Thank Nicola B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a good day out a Knightshayes Court. Left it too late in the afternoon to view all the gardens. What we saw was lovely. We looked around the house which was fascinating. The tiny detain the interior was amazing. There was even a quiz...More

Thank sarah S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

3rd time, again on a return from the West Country, and it didn't bore or disappoint. The unusual architecture and decor from an eccentric architect and a family with philanthropic values has to be seen and the gardens are glorious with vistas and vignettes in...More

Thank David W
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Alan S
How far is it from Tavistock
13 September 2016|
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Response from jcbing | Reviewed this property |
I would think about an hour - it's about half an hour north of Exeter.
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strahan
Is there disabled parking nearer the house
14 July 2016|
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Response from MrsG20 | Reviewed this property |
There is disabled parking near the entrance to the grounds and I understand there is a buggy to take people along the path to the house. I suggest you telephone the house and speak to a National Trust representative who... More
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Margaret F
Can we take our dog in the grounds?
30 May 2016|
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Response from Tillyma | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we saw lots of dogs in the grounds outside but i believe that only assistance dogs were actually inside the house. It seemed to be a meeting place for some dog walkers actually and the grounds being huge is a perfect... More
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