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Mompesson House

Cathedral Close, Salisbury, England
+44 1722 335659
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A hidden gem

Wonderful garden, beautiful house, friendly volunteer staff, delightful cafe and excellent food... read more

Reviewed yesterday
National Trust Treasure

We spent a lovely morning exploring this charming house. The proportions are perfect and I felt as... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Cathedral Close, Salisbury, England
+44 1722 335659
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Reviewed yesterday

Wonderful garden, beautiful house, friendly volunteer staff, delightful cafe and excellent food. Well worth a visit.

Thank athlete9
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We spent a lovely morning exploring this charming house. The proportions are perfect and I felt as though I could live there. The volunteer guides were so helpful and informative. The house has been beautifully restored by the Trust. It's magnificent and the garden very...More

Thank Annerees
Reviewed 3 days ago

Beautiful 17/18th century house well restored with appropriate furnishings. Just like going back in time. Well worth 100 mile drive to see.

Thank Arthur P
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a gem. The National Trust have done a wonderful job in turning this house into an interesting place to wander around. The volunteer room guides were all very helpful and very knowledgeable. They had a real enthusiasm for the rooms and the contents....More

Thank Sennockian55
Reviewed 1 week ago

This house may not be big but it is very well presented with a delightful 18th Century Wine glass collection, very pretty garden which houses the tea room.

Thank MrsHCambridge
Reviewed 1 week ago

This N.T. property is small compared to the grand stately homes that the N.T. usually buy BUT it is surprisingly good. Large for a town house, its location on the Cathedral Green with its lovely secluded private garden feels warm and lived-in when you enter....More

Thank MallinTilton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went there as part of a trip and wasn't amazed at all - guess it's not for everyone. It's a fancy house bascially, with highly decorated rooms and furnishings.

Thank Katrina_1085
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved this place - somewhere you can imagine as a home ..... Small and a half hour [ hour at the most] visit required - plus coffee shop...........somewhere to pop in whilst in Salisbury, rather than a destination in its own right. Beautifully furnished....More

Thank ianandjane00
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As a national trust member we went to see the secrets of the house. Beautiful upkeep of the property with stunning show pieces. However was disappointed in the lack of information in regards to the house role in Salisbury, however it was still very interesting....More

Thank Kande11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did enjoy our visit to the gardens only (£1 per person). Such a tranquil setting, so close to the town. Good quality, homemade food in a relaxing atmosphere either inside or out, depending on the weather. Tea room staff very friendly and helpful. A...More

Thank patsy797
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Rosemary D
16 October 2016|
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