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Abercrombie House

311 Ophir Road, Bathurst, New South Wales 2795, Australia
+61 2 6331 4929
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Castle

Very interesting to tour the castle. We went in a bus tour so had morning tea then looked around... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kathleen T
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Thirroul, Australia
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A Baronial Mansion

This is a rare example of a grand colonial home of the late 19th century. Still a family home, the... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Monica2795
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Bathurst, Australia
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  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
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311 Ophir Road, Bathurst, New South Wales 2795, Australia
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+61 2 6331 4929
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very interesting to tour the castle. We went in a bus tour so had morning tea then looked around great place to visit

Thank Kathleen T
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This is a rare example of a grand colonial home of the late 19th century. Still a family home, the collection of pictures and memorabilia is to be wondered at. The ballroom with its gold leaf ceiling is theperfect venue for music or dinners.

1  Thank Monica2795
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Spent a couple of days in Bathurst and decided to go to Abercrombie House. So glad we did take the time to visit. The only problem was it was a bitterly cold day and the home itself is quite cold inside - we shortened the...More

1  Thank RoblesSydney
Reviewed 4 July 2017

I loved seeing the architecture and passion that went into the creation of this magnificent structure

Thank Graeme G
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Abercrombie House is one of our National Treasures with an amazing history. Lovingly owned, restored and maintained by the Morgan family. Built by the Stewart family in 1870-1878, my distant relative was one of the carpenters who working on the site. The acorns carved from...More

Thank iljohnston0
Reviewed 13 June 2017

An amazing house that is till being maintained by a family as well as living there. The collection of painting and artifacts was eclectic and extremely interesting. We had ummed and ahhed about going there but really glad we did. being able to speak with...More

Thank Steve J
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Didn't tour the house. Just the gardens. Was delightful. Beautiful to see. Interesting story and history. Worth the visit.

Thank Jacquie W
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

The old Scottish mansion provides a spectacular view from the road. It is a working house as the current family live there but open it up on certain days for the public. There is much history here and although cluttered it has a homely feel...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 30 May 2017

worth a visit to see how the rick and wealthy once lived in the regional country town when Sydney was over a days travel away

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 25 May 2017

With staff dressed to suit the occasion and a full English dinner to delight our taste buds, inviting musical background and a house full of historic artefacts this was a night to be remembered and hopefully revisited again in years to come. The building, its...More

1  Thank disjas
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pacioli2014
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Response from alibut_cheek | Reviewed this property |
There is a lot of info at the website at abercrombiehouse_com_au A schedule of visiting dates and also prices there. Self-guided tours and tours of teh house, from $10. See website for more.
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