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A fabulous step back in time

Beautiful National Trust property to visit between Wallingford and Henley. Its not the usual NT... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
vickib72440
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Reading, United Kingdom
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Arts and Crafts home of Lord Nuffield

A relatively modest (for a millionaire) residence built in the Arts and Crafts style, and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Susan A
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Beautiful National Trust property to visit between Wallingford and Henley. Its not the usual NT mansion house but a relatively modest family home considering it was owned by the 2nd richest man in the world who gave most of his money to worthwhile causes. The...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A relatively modest (for a millionaire) residence built in the Arts and Crafts style, and surrounded by gardens. It has not been restored so it is still as it was in Lord Nuffield's day. The tool cupboard in his bedroom is fascinating. Negative points -...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An understated house, but well preserved by the National Trust and a good presentation of his life and times.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A National Trust property well worth a visit. There is a small army of extremely helpful and knowledgeable volunteers to answer questions and impart their knowledge. Having the organised talk before you visit the house is very worth while as it sets you up well...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Met up with friends here as it was a halfway point for us all, wish I hadn’t of bothered. I just should of kept driving

Thank deejaj1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Interesting property once belonging to William Morris. The house still contains the original furnishings and really shows how they lived in the 1930’s and gives an insight to the life of the Morris family. We enjoyed taking to the guides who were all friendly and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A beautiful view of how one of the richest people of his time, William Morris founder of the Morris car factory, lived relatively very soberly. National Trust property.

Thank Fransch
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the most enjoyable visits to a fairly modern property. The talk given was full of interesting information and inside the house has been left full of its owners things as they were when the trust took it over. William Morris was a truly...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A must visit if in area, the property is small and is as it was when Lord Nuffield died (of Morris minor fame) I particularly liked the tool cupboard in his bedroom, (if only I could have one) nice garden and a wonderful welcome by...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Despite the weather , only a plague of locusts could have made it worse! National Trust staff Simon and volunteers made us really welcome. The house is amazing a proper time warp and a fascinating inside into another world !

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466brian
5 August 2017|
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Response from Patricia W | Reviewed this property |
Oops that should have read 'best to check it out on their website. ' It is a national trust property
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NBN500
4 May 2017|
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Response from Lawrie52 | Reviewed this property |
I saw visitors with dogs on leads in the garden
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Stephanie W
4 January 2017|
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Response from MKHappyTraveller | Reviewed this property |
Always check the website. Many are closed 🔐 during winter. Hope it was open for you.
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