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Coughton Court is part of the National Trust, however is still lived in by the Throckmorton family... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Oli_M_1980
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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Always an interesting NT property to revisit

The house with the family history of the Throckmorton family and associated history English... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
morgan98
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Alcester, United Kingdom
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Coughton Court has been home to the Throckmorton family for 600 years, this finest of Tudor houses stands testament to a family's courage in maintaining their beliefs. From a position of high favour to one of fear and oppression post-Reformation...more
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Coughton Court Alcester, Alcester B49 5JA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Coughton Court is part of the National Trust, however is still lived in by the Throckmorton family. We found it very interesting to hear the different stories and plots based around the Gunpowder Plot. The volunteers were very informative in each of the rooms. To...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The house with the family history of the Throckmorton family and associated history English catholics and the Gunpowder plot Cafe ,bookshop, gardens,walks plus Rose garden and walks Ample parking even when busy

Thank morgan98
Reviewed 1 week ago

Only a short ride from our hotel near Evesham we decided to visit the National Trust property at Coughton Court. We arrived before they were open but luckily it meant that as soon as it opened we were taken on an introductory tour (just the...More

Thank John I
Reviewed 1 week ago

As we say a great place full of history. The staff are very knowledgable and friendly without being over the top as some National Trust volunteers can be. Beautiful house and gardens, well worth the visit. Will try and visit again but next time in...More

Thank Pete K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With Gunpowder Treason and Plot just days away, it was an interesting and informative visit. I learned all about the back story behind the Guy Fawkes Plot. This is a Throckmorton house, one of the co-conspirators of Guy Fawkes. Imagine a world in which your...More

Thank Chris1of2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited on a busy Sunday morning to do the dog friendly walk. However we were not allowed beyond the welcome centre with the dog and so had to take it in shifts to use the toilets and could not treat ourselves to the wonderful...More

Thank Jazzy1869
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went with friends as we all have annual National Trust membership. The house is timed visits only and we were very impressed by the guy in the hall who set the scene giving lots of information. The other rooms were interesting, but I was...More

Thank 186400Caroline
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great welcome and volunteers very knowledgeable. Lovely gardens too. Well worth a visit and great exhibition on the Gunpowder plot.

Thank Shazma2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a good day at good day at coughton court , staff attentive and friendly.the gardens as lovely and well maintained.

Thank mathew_king
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely NT property with loads of history. Beautiful grounds, lovely cafe and shop. Allow plenty of time to visit the 2 churches on the estate

Thank margaret h
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