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Sunnycroft

200 Holyhead Road, Wellington, Telford TF1 2DR, England
+44 1952 242884
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Lovely

Visited recently and pleasantly surprised. Situated in an estate the first thing that you see are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Marc S
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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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Excellent little property

What a nice place, great gardens as well and plenty of room for kids to play. The inside is full... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
applegate69
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Bath, United Kingdom
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Sunnycroft is an Edwardian villa which takes you back to the 'country house' lifestyle before the first world war. Sunnycroft tells the story of a Brewer, a Widow and three generations of a local industrialist family. Opened by the National Trust in 1999 the house offers guided tours of the villa and gardens. croquet and games on the lawn and an Edwardian tea room serving light refreshments. The house is open Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday from 2nd March - 5th November and then weekends through the Winter.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“national trust” (41 reviews)
“tea room” (35 reviews)
“lovely house” (16 reviews)
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200 Holyhead Road, Wellington, Telford TF1 2DR, England
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+44 1952 242884
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"step back in time"
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"cake"
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"great history"
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"small property"
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"hidden away"
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"interesting place"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited recently and pleasantly surprised. Situated in an estate the first thing that you see are massive redwood trees lining the driveway. The house is very interesting and gardens nice. The highlight was the tea room, the women serving were lovely. Thank you

Thank Marc S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a nice place, great gardens as well and plenty of room for kids to play. The inside is full of original detail, it is like a mini château, in the summer i would imagine the gardens would be spectacular. Worth a visit. Please be...More

Thank applegate69
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here for the Cadbury's Easter Egg Hunt on Sunday just gone. Yes our parking was free and close to the house but when they claim they have sufficient free parking for the event wasn't strictly true. It's probably enough for everyday openings and...More

Thank Marty H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came with my 2 grandchildren for an Easter egg hunt in the garden at £2.50 each was very good value with a Cadbury’s egg for a prize. All the staff were friendly and helpful. Had a tour of the house at additional cost, but is...More

Thank Helen E
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Reviewed March 13, 2018 via mobile

We have visited Sunnycroft over several years now. It really is a lovely home. It takes you back in time with everything left as it was all those years ago. Beautiful gardens & orchard. Small tea room. Very interesting house. Staff are really helpful. Well...More

Thank sue v
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

this is a real treat to look back at how we use to live there is a lot to see if you like nostalgia.we were amazed at how much stuff they had that we could remember from our childhood and memories of our gran and...More

Thank deborah r
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Reviewed February 28, 2018

Really great place,interesting,great guides and good information. Great tearoom ,fantastic cakes and we'll made tea.Great for picnics in the summer on the lawn and the gardens and chickens etc are lovely.A really nice place to visit anytime

Thank Brian G
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Reviewed February 13, 2018

We stayed in Shrewsbury to have a snowdrop weekend and Sunnycroft was one of our venues. We arrived and found that there were regular guided walks given by a gardener and we wandered around the garden, looking at the different varieties of snowdrops, discussing their...More

Thank Pinkertonx
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Reviewed February 5, 2018

Spend an interesting couple of hours looking round this fascinating late Victorian property - a bit of a time capsule as many rooms have been preserved as they would have been in the early 20th century. Nice cosy tea room attached and worth combining with...More

Thank RichSutton
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Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Decorated beautifully, my nieces enjoyed every minute of it. (From 6-14) Very helpful staff, one of my favourite places to visit. We regularly visit this house, it’s stunning in the summer with all the lawn games

Thank Tfphotographyx
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Shelley V
May 8, 2016|
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Response from Harvey2005 | Reviewed this property |
Just checked on my national Trust book closed Tues wed and thus open Fri sat sun 1030 till 1700
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