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Manderston

Duns, Scotland
+44 1361 882636
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Fantastic

A wonderful experience from start to finish. My family were there for my Mum's birthday, we had... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fiona B
via mobile
Magical Manderston

Wonderful sumptuous house with lavish interiors. No photos could ever do justice to how beautiful... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
hepworthjames
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
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“formal gardens” (12 reviews)
“tea room” (11 reviews)
“family home” (7 reviews)
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Duns, Scotland
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+44 1361 882636
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"formal gardens"
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"tea room"
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"family home"
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"biscuits"
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"dining room"
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"country house"
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"woodland garden"
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"massive house"
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"open to the public"
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"head gardener"
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"own pace"
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"morning room"
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"few days"
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"interesting house"
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"drawing room"
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"entrance hall"
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"stable block"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful experience from start to finish. My family were there for my Mum's birthday, we had afternoon tea, which was smashing and the service efficient and friendly. The house tour was brilliant and very interesting. Then, the rain stopped just as we had a...More

1  Thank Fiona B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful sumptuous house with lavish interiors. No photos could ever do justice to how beautiful this house is. Everything is beautifully kept and presented. Lovely grounds with beautiful displays in the woodland garden. what I particularly liked was how few restrictions there are for the...More

Thank hepworthjames
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great find when out for a drive to Duns, only £10 for house and gardens and they were gorgeous. The guides were so friendly and chatty about the things in the house as they had all been living on the estate for years, even saw...More

Thank karen r
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed a walk around the woodland garden and lake lovely at this time of year every thing in full bloom

1  Thank Amy S
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

Scene of the TV series, 'The Edwardian Country House', this house exemplifies the way in which both the family and servants lived in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, and is still a family home. Lovely plasterwork, a superb silver staircase and fascinating service...More

1  Thank Marilyn P
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Friendly staff at this Edwardian country house. Super marble diary and stable block. Parts of the Formal gardens were a little past their best but other areas looked good. Unfortunately it was too wet to venture into the woodland garden today. The house certainly has...More

3  Thank Tangoj63
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

Very pleasant visit.Loved the formal gardens, & the house was a joy. It is noticeable when a house is still lived in & cared for.Lots of rooms open to public & lots to keep your attention.The tea room was excellent & the low prices unusual...More

2  Thank sadiesgirl
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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Went with 2 young children, they soon became bored as wasn't anything for them to do, gardens were a bit shabby, the house was beautiful, and very interesting, great little tea room

2  Thank ejane21
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

Beatiful house and grounds and a great Tea Room in the stables. Lovely to visit - check the website for house opening times. Plenty of rooms to visit and the grounds are impressive. Guides are very informative. Stable tea room provides homemade cakes and snacks.

3  Thank Martin R
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

This is a fascinating house with connections to Huntley and Palmer Biscuits as it is owned by Lord Palmer. The house is famous for its silver staircase which is actually the handrail and balustrade. The gardens are beautiful and I particularly liked the stables and...More

3  Thank CFW1947
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