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Lovely old house and gardens.

This is a lovely place to visit with large gardens and lawns. The house itself is small but still... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
Bronwyn H
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New Plymouth, New Zealand
House and gardens

This used to be a family home my father spent many years there. It is a lot smaller now and not how... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2017
Cheryl S
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New Plymouth, New Zealand
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Dec 6, 2017
“Lovely old house and gardens.”
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“House and gardens”
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906 Carrington Road, New Plymouth 4371, New Zealand
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

This is a lovely place to visit with large gardens and lawns. The house itself is small but still worth a trip to the country for.

Thank Bronwyn H
Reviewed 3 January 2017

This used to be a family home my father spent many years there. It is a lot smaller now and not how he remembered

Thank Cheryl S
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Very disappointing to drive out into the country to see, only to find it closed. Venture Taranaki website and booklet and I site said it would be open. Wonderful gardens

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Reviewed 25 April 2016

We went Easter last year and took great nephews for the easter egg hunt. It was such fun for the children. They even had a cricket match on the front lawn in front of the house. Unfortunately the house wasn't open on this occasion to...More

Thank adequate5510
Reviewed 29 November 2013

Hurworth cottage was built by former Premier of New Zealand Sir Harry Atkinson in 1855-6 and is a charming piece of history sited amongst beautiful cottage gardens with a native bush backdrop. The house contains many items belonging to Sir Harry and his family and...More

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