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“Visit to Broadgreen Historic House”

Broadgreen Historic House
Reviewed 28 April 2018

What a fabulous place to visit. The lady that greeted us was so nice and very informative about this beautiful historical house. Well worth a visit.

Thank Sonja W
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Reviewed 7 April 2018

Have visited Broadgreen many times over the years and there is often something new to see. Yes, the lighting in the dining room is in keeping with the period and, I assume necessarily low for preservation of some materials, but, for my friend and I there was not enough light to really see everything in the room. it would have been good to have a handout to carry round giving information on the construction of the house, how large the original grounds were and telling us about the family. We preferred to go round without a guide.

Thank Tessa G
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

I am not one really for visiting Historic homes etc, but this one looked very appealing. I had a one on one personal Tour as the weather was not good that day so I was the only one there at that time. It was a lovely old home that has been well tended and cared for. I was amazed at the good floor layout of this home,; it surprised me that it could easily be 'modernized' into a glorious family home. Loved learning the history of its past inhabitants .The grounds are beautiful; not much of the original gardens left but what there is there is lovely (most are not the original but it has been aesthetically done by the Council) Some of the original old Oak tress still stand which was very special. Well worth a visit even if you are not into older historical homes.

Thank Jeanne N
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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Lovely house just bursting with so much Victorian memorabilia and more. Fascinating trip down memory lane and tour by volunteer excellent and informative giving extra insight. The gardens are a delight and the clothing and lace displays an added bonus. More than the average heritage trust house.

Thank Nonapama
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Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

Lovely historical building, the volunteer guide was very knowledgeable about it’s history, previous owners and the items on show. Surrounding gardens well kept. Easy road parking. Well worth visiting.

Thank Pauline K
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