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Chavenage House

| Chavenage, Tetbury GL8 8XP, England
+44 1666 502329
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5* Caroline's tour was excellent

Having not been a follower of Poldark I visited this house as I like old houses & I am a HHA... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Wendy H
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Gosport, United Kingdom
Excellent guided tour

This is a house that is lived in by the family and they also do the guided tours. Ours was very... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
jlynch841
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Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
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CHAVENAGE HOUSE is a privately owned Elizabethan Manor House open to the public. It has been used as a TV location for many productions and is at present playing Trenwith in the popular Poldark. There is so much more to see and enjoy. Guided tours by members of the family.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| Chavenage, Tetbury GL8 8XP, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Having not been a follower of Poldark I visited this house as I like old houses & I am a HHA member. We arrived at 3 pm which I believe could have been the last tour of the afternoon & was ushered into the packed...More

Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a house that is lived in by the family and they also do the guided tours. Ours was very interesting with lots of family anecdotes. The house is open thurs and Sunday afternoons 2-5pm for tours but groups can prebook tours at other...More

Thank jlynch841
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went as a group of 48 National Trust members and I couldn't fault anything from the first time we visited last year to do a recce, to the actual visit yesterday. It was a very hot day but we were welcomed with open arms,...More

Thank HoneyD337
Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed our guided tour of Chavenage House. So much to see and hear about. Amazing tapestries and a beautiful house. Highly recommend a visit here but check when they are open to avoid disappointment.

Thank bumblebeeG
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went as a group and had a guided tour of the house with the family who were full of historical ancedotes. Superb tapestries in the Cromwell room . A house that is lived in as well as being of great historical interest. An added...More

Thank lgmsomerset
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an amazing house tour given by Caroline who is actually part of the family that still lives on site! Tour lasted 2 hours and was incredibly atmospheric and took in the filming of Poldark and lots of other notable films and the actual bedroom...More

1  Thank Graham W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fantastic afternoon at Chavenage House. Caroline made the whole experience so entertaining and enjoyable, she was so welcoming and also very informative and we were allowed to stroll around the grounds after the tour. At last we have found a beautiful place...More

Thank _saxon_greenway
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful location. Fans of Poldark will love this, people unfamiliar with Poldark will want to start watching it. A truly memorable part of our vacation, also thanks to our lovely tour guide.

Thank Melissa V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a lovely guided tour and fascinating stories we enjoyed at this beautiful "Mansion" . Wonderful people ,thanks for the delicious lunch and perhaps till we meet again . .

Thank annemariemichiels
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in here to get a quick Poldark fix and came away with more ... the tour we had was conducted by a family member... the brother of the current mistress of the house. It gave it much more of a personal flavour and reminded...More

Thank Lisa S
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Lee a
Hi Chavenage We are looking forward to visiting you and having reviewed your Facebook and web pages. I can't find any detail on whether there is a place to get afternoon tea or drink after the tour. Are you able to confirm the facilities. Thanks Lee
11 June 2017|
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Response from CarolineChav | Property representative |
There is no tea shop / cafe at Chavenage, however we do often put on teas for visitors, especially for pre-booked groups. If you let me know when you are planing to come I will let you know whether there will be teas on... More
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sandrajpowis
are you open on the 1st of march
19 February 2017|
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Response from CarolineChav | Property representative |
I am afraid we do not open until Easter Sun and Mon, then from May through september we are open on Thursday and sunday afternoons 2 - 5pm. Last admission 4pm. We very much look forward to welcoming you to our family... More
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sandrajpowis
hi are you open on the 1st of march and how much is the entrance price thankyou
19 February 2017|
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Response from CarolineChav | Property representative |
I am sorry we do not open to the General Public until May, except for Easter Sunday and Monday. I confirm that our 2017 opening times for the General Public are Thursday and Sundays, Bank Holiday Mondays plus Easter Sunday... More
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