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Historic Houses in or near Bristol

Historic Houses in or near Bristol, such as Tyntesfield and Dyrham Park are listed below.

Historic Houses in or near Bristol

Historic Houses in or near Bristol, such as Tyntesfield and Dyrham Park are listed below.

Tyntesfield

Wraxall, Bristol 5.6 miles away


Discover the fascinating history of Tyntesfield Tyntesfield is a spectacular Victorian country house, remodelled by John Norton in 1864 for William Gibbs as a family home. It is an extraordinary Gothic Revival, with extravagant towers and turrets. The original interior is still... more

Dyrham Park

Dyrham, Bath 9.6 miles away


Explore the grandeur of Dyrham Park Dyrham Park is a 17th century mansion built in the baroque style between 1692 and 1704 for William Blathwayt, Secretary of State to William III. The rooms have changed little since they were furnished by Blathwayt. Due to his royal connections,... more

Clevedon Court

Tickenham Road, Clevedon 10.3 miles away


Discover the beautifully preserved Manor House of Clevedon Court Clevedon Court is an outstanding 14th century manor house with parts of a massive 13th century Tower and Great Hall and much of the original building still evident. It has been home to the Elton Family since 1709. A... more

Berkeley Castle

Berkeley, BERKELEY, Berkeley 17.2 miles away

They don’t come much more historic than Berkeley Castle. This Gloucestershire landmark has played host to Francis Drake, Elizabeth I and a succession of other royalty as well as being celebrated by Shakespeare and the scene of Edward II’s murder back in 1327. Owned by the same family throughout the... more

Tredegar House

Coedkernew, Newport (Gwent) 20.2 miles away


Discover the history of Tredegar House Tredegar House is one of the architectural wonders of Wales and one of the most significant late 17th century houses in the whole of the British Isles. For over 500 years it was home to one of the greatest Welsh families, the Morgan’s, later... more

Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum & Village

Lacock, Chippenham 20.5 miles away


Discover the Beautiful Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and village Lacock Abbey was founded in 1232 and converted into a country house in the mid-16th century, the cloisters and monastic rooms of the Abbey have survived largely intact. On the closure of the monastery it passed to... more

Chavenage House

Chavenage House, Chavenage, Tetbury 22.3 miles away

A Cotswold manor pretty much unaltered for the last 400 years, Chavenage House in Gloucestershire is featuring as Trenwith House in the hugely popular Poldark. Prior to that it was probably best known as Candleford Manor in the series Larkrise to Candleford. It was built in the classic Elizabethan... more

Longleat House

Warminster 22.9 miles away

Longleat House will allow you to step back in time. The House is a stunning example of high Elizabethan architecture and one of the most beautiful stately homes open to the public. Substantially completed by 1580 and now occupied by the 7th Marquess of Bath, this incredible house has now been called... more

Mottisfont

Romsey 30.4 miles away

Mottisfont is a National Trust owned house, gallery and gardens, with a year round programme of events, exhibitions, and seasonal interest in the gardens. Particularly famous for the National Collection of old-fashioned roses which flower in June, Rex Whistler's trompe l'oeil drawing room, and high... more

Shaw House

Church Road, Shaw, Newbury 31.3 miles away


Discover the facinating Shaw house, West Berkshire Shaw House was built in 1581 by Newbury clothier Thomas Dolman. This fine Elizabethan building has enjoyed a colourful past from a Duke’s country retreat to a school. It was fully restored in 2003 and opened to the public in 2006... more

Lytes Cary Manor

Somerton 35.1 miles away


Discover the beautiful Lytes Cary Manor The home of medieval herbalist Henry Lyte, the limestone house that is Lytes Cary Manor has been inhabited since the 14th century. It was passed through a succession of generations of the Lyte family until the 18th century and has been ... more

Kingston Lacy

Wimborne Minster 37.4 miles away


Discover a lifetime of family treasures at Kingston Lacy Kingston Lacy is a 17th century house that was the home of the Bankes family for over 300 years, and replaced the ruined family seat at Corfe Castle. The house contains an outstanding collection of paintings and other works... more

Avington Park

Avington Park, Avington, Winchester 38.9 miles away

The Palladian mansion Avington Park, overlooking the River Itchen near Winchester, is the quintessential English country retreat. From its beautifully painted main hall and Clermont's striking tempura painted designs filled with gold leaf in the drawing room to the gold plasterwork ceiling of the... more

Montacute House

Montacute, Yeovil 40.3 miles away


Step inside a masterpiece of Elizabethan Design Montacute House is an Elizabethan house adorned with elegant chimneys, carved parapets, heraldic glass and other Renaissance features. The magnificent state rooms include the Long Gallery which is the largest of its type in Britain,... more

Basildon Park

Lower Basildon, Reading 40.8 miles away


Discover the life and times of a beautiful Berkshire Mansion This Berkshire Palladian mansion was rescued from ruin by Lord and Lady Illife back in 1952 who set about restoring it and scouring the country for 18th century artworks and furnishings that would be in keeping with the... more

The Vyne

Vyne Road, Sherborne St John, Basingstoke 41.1 miles away


Discover centuries of history at The Vyne The Vyne was built in the 16th century for Lord Sandys, Henry VIII´s Lord Chamberlain. The masterpiece of the building is the central staircase by John Chute, with its fluted columns, all decorated in blue and white. In the rooms is a... more

Hinton Ampner

Alresford 43.8 miles away


Discover an elegant country house at Hinton Ampner Hinton Ampner house was completely destroyed by fire in 1960, along with Ralph Dutton´s collections of fine English furniture and Italian paintings. Rather than abandon the ruin, he set about building a new house. The furniture... more

Palace House & Beaulieu Abbey

John Montagu Building, Beaulieu 44.4 miles away

Palace House, once the gatehouse of the medieval Beaulieu Abbey, has been the Montagu family home since 1538. The 800 year old Beaulieu Abbey was founded by King John in the 13th Century before being destroyed on the orders of King Henry VIII in 1538... more

Blenheim Palace

Woodstock, Oxford 45.0 miles away

A masterpiece of Baroque architecture, Blenheim Palace provides an awe-inspiring experience for visitors. Home to the 12th Duke of Marlborough and his family and the birth place of Sir Winston Churchill, Blenheim Palace is a UNESCO World Heritage Site boasting a long and diverse history. ... more

Chastleton House

Chastleton 45.4 miles away

Nestled in an Oxfordshire valley, the slow creep of time has given this cherished family home an informal and timeless atmosphere. Today, amongst the tapestries and topiary, you will find peeling paintwork and rambling ivy, as the National Trust bring to you a home carefully preserved as it was... more

Snowshill Manor & Garden

Snowshill, Broadway 45.6 miles away


Discover the hidden treasures of Snowshill Manor and Garden Set in the Cotswolds, Snowshill Manor House was extended in Elizabethan times by adding a floor above the hall. It contains Charles Paget Wade´s extraordinary collection of craftmanship and design. There are toys,... more

Greys Court

Rotherfield Greys, Henley-on-Thames 48.5 miles away


Discover the beautiful Greys Court and surrounding gardens Greys Court is a picturesque 14th century house that was much added to, with one surviving tower dating from 1347. It has been the home of the Brunner family since the 1930s and is furnished as a family home, with some... more

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