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Historic Hope Plantation

132 Hope House Ln, Windsor, NC 27983-7458
+1 252-794-3140
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Gorgeous Federal-style home of Governor David Stone! Beautiful furnishings!

Historic Hope Plantation offers visitors a look at two of Bertie County’s finest surviving examples... read more

Reviewed February 6, 2018
D2958ZXgarym
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King, United States
Vacation visit

While my wife and I once lived nearby in Ahoskie, NC, 20 years earlier, she had never been to Hope... read more

Reviewed December 2, 2017
TarHeelJack
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Fayetteville, North Carolina
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132 Hope House Ln, Windsor, NC 27983-7458
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Reviewed February 6, 2018

Historic Hope Plantation offers visitors a look at two of Bertie County’s finest surviving examples of late colonial and early Federal architecture: the restored plantation home of Governor David Stone and the 1763 King-Bazemore House. David Stone was the embodiment of a true Renaissance man....More

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161Bobby, Manager at Historic Hope Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded February 8, 2018

Thank you for your kind words, we have now painted the fence, and the King/Bazemore house. Please srop by again.

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Reviewed December 2, 2017

While my wife and I once lived nearby in Ahoskie, NC, 20 years earlier, she had never been to Hope Plantation. I had been there twice in the early 1990s as a newspaper editor. We want to thank the manager, Pat, profusely for guiding us...More

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James W, Manager at Historic Hope Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded December 3, 2017

Thank you for your visit it is our pleasure to help guide you through history Please come again .

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Reviewed August 21, 2017

My first visit at the Hope Plantation was when I was teenager attending the local school. I had an anxiety attack. Years later on a visit I had another anxiety attack. Because I am African American and my ancestors were slaves there, my experience was...More

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161Bobby, Manager at Historic Hope Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2017

Ms. Ruffin; I am so sorry that you had a bad experience here at Hope. It is our mission at Hope to bring you the history as it has happened. I can truly understand your feelings. These were not good times in our history but...More

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Reviewed July 12, 2017

The tour by Julia was fabulous, very enthusiastic and knowledgeable! I learned a lot, the foundation working to support this deserve our applause.

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Reviewed June 20, 2017 via mobile

Plantation recommend by history buff we met in Edenton NC. We arrived on hot Monday afternoon. We had great tour lead by Kayla. I have visited many plantations over the years. However, she shared many tibbit about things I had never heard or seen. Beautiful...More

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Reviewed May 16, 2017

We had Julia guide us through both houses, one being the King-Bazemore House from 1673, and the Hope Plantation itself, built in 1803. She was the best tour guide we have ever had in touring to various places all over the U.S. This site is...More

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161Bobby, Manager at Historic Hope Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded May 18, 2017

Thank you very much. Bobby Williams

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Reviewed December 6, 2016

This weekend the horse drawn carriage hobbyists provided shuttle services between sites. Volunteer docents were out in force.

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Reviewed November 12, 2016 via mobile

Only small gift shop & tiny tiny museum open. Drove up to the "Plantation" no one there! Not a "Tara" from "Gone With the Wind". So if u r looking to see Plantation living. Forget it.More

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161Bobby, Manager at Historic Hope Plantation, responded to this reviewResponded November 13, 2016

Sallie; I am disappointed to learn of your experience at Hope Plantation , we do not leave the house open . only with a guided tour from 11 to 4 seven days a week, we have docents on duty at the Roanoke/Chowan Heritage Center during...More

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Reviewed November 3, 2016

If you're interested in NC history or just history in general this is a interesting and informative way to spend an afternoon.

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Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

Family went out for a yard sale here, it was a lot of fun. Didn't get the opportunity to see inside the actual plantation house, or surrounding attractions on the property. Although the outside is beautiful all on its own. Nature trails, gift shop, and...More

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