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A slightly smaller stately home but perfectly formed - to surround you on arrival with all the amenities.

Kiplin Hall does indeed exude a special atmosphere with its graciously warm welcome to all and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ray S
A Hidden Gem.

We came across this beautiful hall almost by accident. It is a delightful place to visit with very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
David F
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“walled garden”(35 reviews)
“tea room”(48 reviews)
“scones”(19 reviews)
Award-winning Kiplin Hall is unassumingly tucked away between Richmond and Northallerton. This Jacobean Hall has been owned and lived in by direct descendants of King John, Charles II and the Earls of Shrewsbury. This hidden gem was built in 1620 by...more
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| Scorton, Richmond, Kiplin DL10 6AT, England
+44 1748 818178
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Kiplin Hall does indeed exude a special atmosphere with its graciously warm welcome to all and sundry. There is a sense of relaxation as soon as you start to meet the friendly and basically volunteer staff. Your comforts are immediately accommodated upon arrival with toilet...More

Thank Ray S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came across this beautiful hall almost by accident. It is a delightful place to visit with very friendly and informative room guides. The Tea Room serves a good range of cakes, including gluten free options, along with soups, sandwiches, tea and freshly brewed coffee....More

Thank David F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went for an afternoon tea, which was very nice, big pot it tea with proper tea cups, plenty of sandwiches and enough cake too with a scone and clotted cream and Jam, delicious, thank you. The house was lovely, there are...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Kiplin Hall on our annual visit to The Yorkshire Dales. Very interesting House with a lovely atmosphere and lovely and knowledgeable house volunteers. The walled garden is beautiful and there is a lovely walk round the lake. The house has a lovely tea...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Very welcome arrival with tea & coffee and homemade biscuits, followed by a very informative guided tour. We had lunch of soup & sandwiches and beautiful homemade cakes to follow. A lovely place to visit with the most exquisite tearoom. The gardens and lake are...More

Thank MrsS1970
Reviewed 5 September 2018

We visited the house. It was very informative and personable as it’s not run by an organisation but by volunteers who love the property and have worked hard to save it and keep it open. It meant you could walk all around the rooms (as...More

Thank DAk777
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Our visit to Kipling hall was to see the gardens & grounds as we had our dog with us and he was not allowed in the house. The house looked magnificent from the outside. We walked the gardens and saw the flowers & the fruit...More

Thank June W
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Stopped here on the way north as it was a lovely day and was truly surprised at how nice Kiplin Hall was. Given the lovely weather, we decided on the ‘gardens’ only and really enjoyed the walled garden and museum followed by a lazy walk...More

Thank Claude102015
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Was very impressed with Kiplin Hall, parking no problem, everyone we met not sure who were staff and who were volunteers but they were very friendly and helpful, ramp in place for our wheelchair user no problem entering or using the tea room, no issues...More

Thank buddinggardener
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Having lived in Scorton for 10 years we decided on visiting the hall along with my parents. Parking is free and the cost of the day,is according to what you want to see, ie, grounds, house or both, but not expensive. Every room has a...More

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Response from MrsS1970 | Reviewed this property |
I’m sorry I’m not sure, but I don’t think so
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Response from 930barriew | Reviewed this property |
Only in the gardens and on a lead.