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“Fascinated by the name!!”
Dec 27, 2016
“British Bungalow”
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Darjiling District, Kalimpong 734301, India
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I was a great lover of Books by Enid Blyton and the name Crookety House stirred my imagination like never before . But when I reached there, I was pleasantly surprised to find a bungalow built by the British in the 1940s and was the...More

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Reviewed 28 December 2016

This is open on Sunday and most probably on Wednesday. We went on Monday and saw this property from outside as the main gate was locked.

3  Thank MountainloverKolkata
Reviewed 18 June 2016

Crockety House is a Colonial European styled bungalow built by the British wool traders in 18th century. Amazing place to just sit quietly and enjoy the ambiance. This old fashioned and charming house stands in Kalimpong as a reminiscent of British period.

3  Thank aparnakamla
Reviewed 26 March 2015

With great respect to the previous reviewer, Crookety ( note correct spelling ) was built around 1940 for the daughter of Dr Graham. The architect was Norman Odling, son-in-law of Dr Graham. Tripadvisor, please also note that the photo you feature is not of Crookety,...More

26  Thank ian_graham
Reviewed 11 March 2015

Crockety House is a Colonial styled bungalow built by the British wool traders in 18th centurry. This bungalow is unique because of it's exquisite architectural design and the beautiful surroundings. This old fashioned and charming house stands in Kalimpong as a reminiscent of British period...More

5  Thank SaileshSarmah
Reviewed 29 October 2014

Amazing place to just sit quietly and read. Went there with my school Shibumi . A must visit if you go to Kalimpong

2  Thank sid909
Reviewed 20 May 2014

I have a special interest in Crookety as it was built for my aunt, designed by an uncle and my grandfather died there. So i've grown up with the name. Now it is the Indian centre for the Agni Yoga movement, founded by the great...More

22  Thank ian_graham
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