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Alfriston Clergy House

Alfriston Clergy House The Tye, Alfriston BN26 5TL, England
+44 1323 871961
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Lovely setting

Very pleasant visit to the Clergy house, just a small building but furnished in just the right... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
DennisWestSussex_UK
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West Sussex, UK
Good return to an old favourite

Visited here for the first time in the 1990's and, boy, has it improved! Nice setting, very helpful... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
GOMS2013
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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Alfriston Clergy House The Tye, Alfriston BN26 5TL, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Very pleasant visit to the Clergy house, just a small building but furnished in just the right style. The cottage garden sets off the building perfectly.

Thank DennisWestSussex_UK
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited here for the first time in the 1990's and, boy, has it improved! Nice setting, very helpful staff and good outdoor as well as indoor viewings. Now this is not grand palatial pad but it is the first building the NT ever bought and...More

Thank GOMS2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The first house the NT bought. Small thatched house in beautiful village. Usual expert volunteer guides, describing the chalk and sour milk flooring(goes green) and showing us the carpenters mark, and oak leaf used to inspire the NT logo

Thank uklcsr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Several times we have looked at this property and decided to give it a miss. But today I'm pleased to say we didn't. It really is a hidden gem in the NT. The rooms are fairly empty apart from the bedroom which was presented in...More

Thank Misty55Gravesend
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We missed seeing it before because it is closed on a Thursday and Friday. Difficult parking but Monday is probably a less busy day. Lovely National Trust Volunteers guided us. It was so interesting,being the first property bought by Octavia Hill for the National Trust....More

Thank Chris K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am a National Trust member and only visited as I was in the area, but what a extraordinary find, particularly as it is the first property the National Trust ever got! A lovely little shop, and worth visiting the village too.

Thank Fiona H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Second visit in 20 years. The place is much better than it was 20 years ago. the house is interesting, but the garden is just superb. Well worth a visit

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have visited the Clergy house before which was quite a long time ago, so it was lovely to revisit such a special place, it's amazing to be able to go back in time and see how people lived. I loved the foresight of the people...More

Thank Maureen H
Reviewed 16 July 2017

This is worth a visit as it's very interesting. It's the first property that the NT owned and there is a lot of information about that. There is a beautiful garden, with a vegetable section, which is lovely to walk round. We enjoyed our time...More

Thank Sheilaelizabeth13
Reviewed 4 July 2017

An interesting small cottage with beautiful garden in the middle of the village. It aso has a small shop selling NT products.

Thank owen562
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