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Corsham Court

Corsham SN13 0BZ, England
+44 1249 701610
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Didn't get to visit as only open in the afternoons

Buildings look lovely and dramatic topiary outside but didn't get to go in. Park with lambs and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
leilagriffiths
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england
Overdue visit

The last time I visited the Court was, well, an age ago... when you have something like this on... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
cga00
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Corsham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Buildings look lovely and dramatic topiary outside but didn't get to go in. Park with lambs and lake well worth a stroll through, and they are free!

Thank leilagriffiths
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The last time I visited the Court was, well, an age ago... when you have something like this on your doorstep it's all to easy to take it for granted. A beautiful house containing around 100 paintings and some lovely pieces of furniture. I'm not...More

Thank cga00
Reviewed 19 April 2017

10 pounds to get in . for that you get to look around a few rooms of paintings and you also are able to walk around the large gardens/woods. very enjoyable.

Thank noel g
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely treat - beautiful house with an amazing history and the peacocks were amazing. Would definitely make a return visit.

Thank natasha_astill
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Corsham Court is a beautiful country house near the town and has a very rich history. The paintings were very plentiful and there was a lot of information on them to. The staff were very knowledgeable and welcoming to the property. Lovely and pretty formal...More

Thank wrightjw1
James M, Owner at Corsham Court, responded to this review

Thank you for writing this. We really do try hard to make the experience of visiting Corsham Court both interesting and a pleasure. The picture collection has been open to the public for over two hundred years and we also have many significant pieces of...More

Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Only in England could you come across somewhere like Corsham Court... An enormous (Privately Owned) house where the family live in a wing of it - apparently the main house was last lived in over 160 years ago but, houses a wonderful collection of old...More

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Visited with my two children, both girls, one aged 11 one aged 6. Both have been visiting historic houses since they were very young, and are acutely aware of not touching anything. They have a fascination for history, and like to ask questions. We have...More

1  Thank howesnickhowes
James M, Owner at Corsham Court, responded to this review

I am naturally very sorry to read this. The majority of reviews mention how friendly and informative the staff are. We are very happy to welcome children art Corsham Court and indeed have visits of classes from the local primary schools (of which there are...More

Reviewed 4 April 2017

Really enjoyed such an interesting place which is more like an art gallery - but musty and genuine and very good guides. Seemed a bit gothic to me and I will go back one day.More

Thank JoolsOutings
James M, Owner at Corsham Court, responded to this review

I am very glad you enjoyed your visit. The State Rooms are presented much in the same way as they have been for several decades and I have always felt it important to maintain the historic character of the collection, without trying to commercialise it...More

Reviewed 5 March 2017

We had eaten at the excellent Methuen Arms and went for a walk around the lovely village. Sadly, we were turned away by a security man at the entrance of Corsham Hall. He was unable to give us any information about the Hall so we...More

Thank SergeLourie
James M, Owner at Corsham Court, responded to this review

I am sorry you came at a time when we were closed to the public. Our opening times are on the notice on the front gate and on our website. Until 20 March we are open weekends only, from 2 - 4.30pm. From 20 March...More

Reviewed 2 February 2017

Spent a pleasant few hours looking around the East wing ground floor of the house, but would be nice if more of the house was opened for viewing. The volunteer guides were very knowledgeable and friendly. The extensive grounds would make a nice additional attraction...More

Thank johngibson2016
James M, Owner at Corsham Court, responded to this review

Thanks for the review. The State Rooms, which you visited, do have around 100 paintings on display, as well as an important collection of 18th century furniture. Much of the rest of Corsham Court is used by Bath Spa University, who are the tenants of...More

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suehowellya
What is the current admission charge?
24 September 2016|
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Response from Grant B | Reviewed this property |
Not sure as it was free for me as a member of HHA. Think it is between £5 to £10.
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rhayward410
Do you have a lift/elevator please?
24 February 2015|
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Response from James M | Property representative |
The State Rooms that are open to the public are all on the ground floor, which is slightly raised from the ground level - there are a few steps through the main entrance up to the ground floor. A platform lift is provided... More
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