Arlington Court & the National Trust Carriage Museum - Barnstaple | Historic Houses | Britain's Finest



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Arlington Court & the National Trust Carriage Museum

Historic House

Arlington Court is a hidden gem on the edge of Exmoor, a full family home held by the Chichester family for more than 500 years. The assortment comprises of fortunes for all tastes, from model boats to shells, gathered over several generations. The house itself, worked in 1823 and extended in 1860, has a austere exterior. In any case, inside the comfortable rooms furnish a simple, family atmosphere.

What is there to see and do at Arlington Court & the National Trust Carriage Museum?

The Carriage Museum in the stables has a vehicle for each event from cradle to grave. As of now on credit from the Houses of Parliament is the Speaker's State Coach, a brilliant, plated carriage with more than 300 years of history.

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Disabled Access

Parking Available

Guided Tours

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Disabled Access

Guided Tours

Parking Available


Extra info

Open Times: House: 14-22 Feb, Daily 11:00-16:00, 14 Mar to 1 Nov, Daily 11:00-17:00, 7 Nov to 20 Dec, Sat & Sun (by tour only) 11:00. Please see NT website for Garden opening times.

Price Details: NT Members Free. Adult: £11.00, Child £5.50, Family £27.50


01271 850296
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Arlington, Barnstaple, Devon, BarnstapleEX31 4LP, United Kingdom

On the A39, eight miles north of Barnstaple.

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