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Witley Court & Gardens, Great Witley
(4.8/5 based on 500+ reviews on the web)
A massive fire in 1937 destroyed Witley Court & Gardens, once one of the largest houses of England. The interior of the house was completely ruined, leaving only a shell of the palatial structure. To contrast the ruins of the mansion, take a walk through the well-maintained gardens. Pause to admire the fountains that still work like they did in the 1800s, and use the audio guide. Visit the small, attached church where Handel once played to see some baroque frescoes. For a break, play in the treehouse and run across the rope bridge at the Wilderness Play Area. Plan your visit to Witley Court & Gardens and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Great Witley tourist route planner.
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  • Beautiful gardens and a lovely place to visit. We went around Halloween and there was free crafts for the kids which were really good. I would however avoid the cafe (run separately to the gardens by ...  more »
  • We had a brilliant time with a group of friends and toddlers/babies. Lovely grounds and it was good to do the bat trail as it was Halloween half term week. I wouldn't recommend the cafe as the lady wa...  more »
  • Witley Court is a real gem of a ruin. The grounds are stunning and the whole gothic atmosphere is enhanced in autumnal misty weather. If you let your imagination wander you can picture how it all used...  more »