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Coleridge Cottage

35 Lime Street, Nether Stowey TA5 1NQ, England
+44 1278 732662
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very small but you could spend hours

extremely good place and the staff were very interactive showing people around and reading stories... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
17kellasj
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Coventry, United Kingdom
Small but perfectly formed

We detoured on our way to Devon and visited Coleridge Cottage. The place is very small but gives a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mealpup
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Leicestershire
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  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“his life” (12 reviews)
“national trust” (33 reviews)
“tea room” (19 reviews)
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35 Lime Street, Nether Stowey TA5 1NQ, England
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35 Lime Street, Nether Stowey TA5 1NQ, England
+44 1278 732662
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Reviewed 1 week ago

extremely good place and the staff were very interactive showing people around and reading stories about ancient mariner.

Thank 17kellasj
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We detoured on our way to Devon and visited Coleridge Cottage. The place is very small but gives a fascinating insight into the life of Coleridge who lived here for just a few years. The story of how his wife was left to manage the...More

Thank Mealpup
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A further visit to Coleridge Cottage round the rooms and into the tea room then garden. We go each year.

Thank PeterHigginson
Reviewed 29 October 2017

This is quite a small cottage, with only a few rooms, and Coleridge only lived here for three years, but there was lots of information about his life, about other Romantic poets, and, as ever with the National Trust, the room guides were friendly and...More

Thank Jen F
Reviewed 19 October 2017

On a drive from Cheltenham to Minehead we detoured into this charming village in search of a late, light lunch that we found at the Nether Stowey Post Office, Shop and Tea Rooms. While eating our delicious Somerset cheddar and ham sandwiches we discovered that...More

Thank V581ZSdonb
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Interesting reading material - I learned a lot about the radical poets and history in general. Writing with a quill was fun. I thought of a poem, but didn't have time to put it on the display board: "The feather was a pen for these...More

1  Thank Dunc51
Reviewed 20 September 2017

I was really looking forward to this - but Coleridge only lived there for 3 years - it wasn't really his cottage and had been substantially altered since he left, Lots of info, well dressed with artifacts, but not really poetic!

Thank marion_bevis
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Which, to be fair, was 6 years ago. We had a very interesting and entertaining introduction by a fellow dressed in period costume. This is one of those visitor friendly attractions. You're invited to touch things, sit on the chairs, open the draws etc.. Even...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 11 September 2017

What a fabulous visit. We came on Heritage Day and were welcomed in by a real fire in the grate, and the most knowledgeable and engaging guides. This is a tiny NT property, where STC spent only three years of his life - and most...More

Thank Shepherdslady
Reviewed 31 August 2017

A really enjoyable visit. Great staff who went out of their way to inform us. Very good self guiding cards. Excellent exhibits very well laid out in an authentic environment. Well worth a visit.

Thank Trevor R
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