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Arundells

59 Cathedral Close | Salisbury, Wilts., Salisbury SP1 2EN, England
+44 1722 326546
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Beautiful House and Gardens

Even if you're not interested in Edward Heath, this is a lovely house with an extensive garden... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Tim B
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Melbourne, Australia
Highlight in one of my favourite cities

Well worth a visit. Gardens were beautiful and so much interesting memorabilia, much of it very... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Mike A
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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“sir edward” (34 reviews)
“ted heath” (37 reviews)
“prime minister” (39 reviews)
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59 Cathedral Close | Salisbury, Wilts., Salisbury SP1 2EN, England
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+44 1722 326546
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Even if you're not interested in Edward Heath, this is a lovely house with an extensive garden reaching down to the river Avon. I would highly recommend including a visit to Arundells if you are in Salisbury, particularly if you are visiting the cathedral nearby.

Thank Tim B
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Well worth a visit. Gardens were beautiful and so much interesting memorabilia, much of it very personal. My only criticism would be that the house feltva bit crowded at times. Definitely recommend though!

Thank Mike A
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit and learnt a lot about Ted Heath. The staff are very informative, friendly and helpful. We will go back for another visit.

Thank Jane S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the lady you pay the entance fee too, to the volunteer guides in each room. the experience was just magicial the knowledge and friendliness made the whole place seem so alive i was just waiting for Edward Heath to come through the door any...More

2  Thank Richard W
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We called into Sir Edwards former home as it was near the cathedral and it was a wet day. It was a lovely property and well maintained. A little expensive , but hey ho it was a wet day !

1  Thank wmcj
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arundells was the home of former Prime Minister, Sir Edward Heath until he passed away in 2005. The beauty and peace of the house and its gardens, with magnificent views across to Salisbury Cathedral.... becomes obvious on arrival as it was clearly a very well-loved...More

2  Thank martinquaker
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Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

I have wanted to visit Arundells for some time. Walking into the entrance, we immediately knew the volunteers were going to make the visit special. Take your time here because each room attendant wants to share fascinating anecdotes and information about the house and its...More

2  Thank Keith B
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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

I didn't go inside the house as I had my dog but spent a good 30 mins mooching around the garden, enjoying the solitude. Must see on your day in the close

1  Thank Occster
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Reviewed 17 May 2018

This is a must if you visit the Close the house is so interesting as it still feels like Sir Edwards home and the guides are so friendly and knowledgeable they all have stories to tell of items in the rooms and they all make...More

2  Thank Irene M
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

We had not planned to visit Arundells and it was only one hour before closing when we purchased our tickets. Included in the price was a free second entry which as it turned out was a real bonus. The house is in a beautiful location....More

2  Thank 634traveljoy
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Alan L
25 September 2016|
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Response from EuroHulk | Reviewed this property |
£5 for the gardens. I had a private tour for me and my mate. Cost £12 each. We were lucky with the tour guide.
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Asternian
9 May 2015|
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Response from Wendy R | Property representative |
It is preferable for the guided tours so as avoid disappontment. Some days we have large group tours and if you were to turn up you may have to wait. Please call on the day (or before) and we will fit you in to a convenient... More
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