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Goddards House and Garden

Goddards 27 Tadcaster Road, York YO24 1GG, England
+44 1904 702021
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Goddards 27 Tadcaster Road, York YO24 1GG, England
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+44 1904 702021
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I had read that the afternoon tea here was good so thought I’d go for my birthday on Tuesday. Despite the website claiming it was open from 10.30 we arrive to find it was shut Monday’s and Tuesdays. I’m sure in a more detailed part...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a warm welcome and very helpful guides who are obviously dedicated and committed to their work were extremely informative and helpful. The house was so interesting and the garden a wonderful surprise, it was colourful with wide range of plants, flowers and shrubs,...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Decided to have a visit to Goddard’s House and Gardens, as members of the National Trust we always try to go to their places for a visit. If you’re not a member you should look in to it, you can even pay monthly by direct...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A return visit was always a promise to ourselves. This home is magnificent. Built in 1927 for the Terry family of the chocolate fame. The entrance, the grounds and the house itself are certainly wrap a round comfort. Each room has its own unique style....More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The house was build as the family home for the Terry of York Chocolate family, who bought the 4 acre estate in the early part of the twentieth century. The property still has the feeling of a family home. In each of the rooms the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Wednesday 25th April with some friends.This is our 3rd visit . Each time you visit you hear different stories about the history of Terry's chocolate . It's great to hear about the history from people who actually worked at Terry's.The tea room is a...More

Thank William G
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

1. Parking We spent ages driving around trying to find the place, as there were no brown tourist signs. It seems that the local council refuses to allow them, but presumably this means that the roads are full of would-be visitors, like us, doing three-point...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

There is parking for disabled but not for other visitors. Was informed to use public transport which could be awkward if not a local and know how to get there by public transport

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Reviewed 15 April 2018

A very interesting visit. There are lots of well informed volunteers who assist in the house, and they provided a wealth of information about the previous occupants of this large house and gardens. Learn all about the Terry family who lived here, and what Betty...More

Thank Sarah A
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

The boys aged 6 and 9 did enjoy this but only for a while. Excellent for school groups but a bit too much like school for a fun trip. Boys have done similar before but with dinosaur bones which they enjoyed more. It is quite...More

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Electric scooters are allowed in the house but there is no lift so only the ground floor is accessible with an electric scooter.
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