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Saltram (National Trust)

Plympton, Plymouth PL7 1UH, England
+44 1752 333500
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Visited with 2 year old grandson

Saltram House is beautiful and wonderful to look around. The staff are extremely friendly and spent... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
TracyDommett
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Buckfastleigh, United Kingdom
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although I have never been inside Saltram house I have walked through the grounds on a few... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
roger189
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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Saltram House is a George II era mansion located in Plympton, Plymouth, England. The house that can be seen today is the work of Robert Adam, who altered the original Tudor house on two occasions. Wikipedia Saltram park offers a great place for walking, jogging, cycling and picnics. The park is open from dawn to dusk. Car park fees payable to non-National Trust members. Enjoy the Park Cafe, Shop and visit the House, Garden with Orangery, Castle Folly and Chapel Tea Room. There is a display of Arts and Crafts by local artists in the Gallery. Become a member and support the National Trust in the conservation work carried out to preserve our heritage for future generations and enjoy these facilities free all year. See our web pages for special events and opening time
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Plympton, Plymouth PL7 1UH, England
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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Saltram House is beautiful and wonderful to look around. The staff are extremely friendly and spent time talking to our grandson whilst also telling us some fascinating information. We had afternoon tea in the Chapel Tearoom inside the grounds, very scrummy and lots of jam...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2017

although I have never been inside Saltram house I have walked through the grounds on a few occasions a pleasant walk and not to taxing starting at Laira bridge and returning by a circular route via Billacome

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Reviewed 10 October 2017

This has something for everybody, history, beautiful location, wildlife, woods and a great walk alongside the estuary. Plenty of tracks to follow to walk the dogs, space to run and to stroll. The house is particularly interesting at the moment as you have a chance...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

One of my all-time favourite places to be. For fantastic views of the Embankment and surroundings, see Plymouth from a different angle. Dog friendly, great for kids, runners, walkers and amblers. Don't miss it.

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Reviewed 4 October 2017

My wife and I visited Saltram in September after having a problem finding it-we have no Satnav. We had to ring from nearby to get detailed instructions. Clearer details on the website would be appreciated. However when we got there we were only able to...More

Thank John I
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

A beautiful piece of history...walking around not only the house, but the grounds is just magical, calming and relaxing.

Thank Sarah B
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Reviewed 24 September 2017

This beautiful George 11 house and gardens in Plympton near Plymouth must be one of the top N T attractions.From the minute you enter,the wall coverings and features plus paintings are stunning and the history of each section provided by knowledgeable volunteers guides is amazing.There...More

Thank John W
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

Very interesting house with many portraits. At the time of our visit the Axminster Carpet in the saloon was undergoing repair and preservation work. You can watch the conservationists at work. The ground are extensive and one would not believe that you are so close...More

Thank Tony S
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Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

We are members of the National Trust and often walk in the house gardens. It's a very peaceful place and you can stroll through the gardens anytime and it is so quiet. There are many different short walks around the gardens all with different plants...More

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Reviewed 19 September 2017

Beautiful house, fantastic grounds, lovely staff and volunteers - what's not to like? National Trust tea rooms have always had individual quirks and local delicacies on offer - it even publishes a cookbook with all the localised dishes. Last year, the cheese tea offered as...More

Thank IvvieN
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Nick T
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Response from Don B | Reviewed this property |
yes with no issues - you can also use the café which has an outside seating area
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Lin J
1 December 2016|
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Response from Don B | Reviewed this property |
no - but at the moment you can enjoy a drink under canopy in the court yard where dogs are allowed - lots of Christmas trees and lights to enjoy and they provide blankets and sheepskin to keep you warm - dogs are not allowed... More
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