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Knightshayes court

Knightshayes Court Bolham, Tiverton EX16 7RQ, England
+44 1884 254665
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Unmissable

I do believe the garden at Knightshayes is one of the finest in England. We have been a few times... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Chloe B
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Moretonhampstead, United Kingdom
We needed more time

Unfortunately we were delayed and arrived later than we had hoped. This place really does deserve a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Geoff L
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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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“walled garden” (69 reviews)
“the kitchen” (64 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

I do believe the garden at Knightshayes is one of the finest in England. We have been a few times, most recently when the bluebells were out and it is always stunning. The grounds are huge and varied - massive kitchen garden, beautiful woodland garden...More

Thank Chloe B
Reviewed 2 days ago

Unfortunately we were delayed and arrived later than we had hoped. This place really does deserve a whole day and you'll need all of that to do justice to the house and gardens. There is a good deal of parking available on several levels and...More

Thank Geoff L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very interesting walk around the house, lovely gardens but didn't have time for the wall garden. Parking was a problem, yes it was busy but you ended up going up one part of the car park and not being able to get through as cars...More

Thank elverman
Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to visit as we love Tyntesfield so much which is a beautiful Victorian Gothic house and estate near our home and seeing the description of Knighthayes made us want to see it. The grounds are just lovely and made all the more interesting...More

Thank PossetGirl1974
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having holidayed in Devon we stopped at Knightshayes (again!) for a final garden fix. This time we had plenty of time so after a pleasant lunch in the not too busy restaurant we first went to the walled garden. We were impressed by the top...More

Thank Pinkertonx
Reviewed 1 week ago

Knightshayes is one of the best National Trust properties I have visited, and I have visited many. The house is Gothic Revival style, think Houses of Parliament as a country house. It is a delight to explore, which you do yourself, with any questions answered...More

Thank cabbie37
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting property with lots to see . Walked my dogs in the woods before going into the house . Well stocked shop .

Thank Ros T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We often pass the brown signs for this place en route to our holiday home and as National Trust Members thought we should visit, even though it feels like we are making our way back home!! This is a lovely house, the gardens are well...More

Thank Christine K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pleasant day out, lovely gardens and an interesting house. Easily spend the whole day here but if a family bring your own food and drink for a picnic.

Thank John G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Knighthayes is a wonderful Victorian house which is set in beautiful well set out grounds the house is a very good example of Victorian house which has a vast amount of character and charm a worthwhile visit to this grand old house. The gardens are...More

Thank lgloom
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Alan S
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
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
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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