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Nuffield Place

| Huntercombe, Henley-on-Thames RG9 5RY, England
+44 1491 641224
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Very Interesting House

This house which belonged to Lord Nuffield is packed with his personal artefacts from his car, an... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
beaky94
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Taunton, United Kingdom
Well worth a visit, especiallly for old motor buffs

Tucked away in the small Oxfordshire village of Nuffield, this was the home of William Morris... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sfmann106
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Colchester, United Kingdom
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| Huntercombe, Henley-on-Thames RG9 5RY, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This house which belonged to Lord Nuffield is packed with his personal artefacts from his car, an iron lung (they were made at his Cowley plant). Each room is full of interesting things to look at, the room guides are particularly friendly and knowledgeable. Although...More

Thank beaky94
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tucked away in the small Oxfordshire village of Nuffield, this was the home of William Morris (later Lord Nuffield) and his wife. Morris was the founder of Morris Motors in the early 20th century and lived here for a long time with his wife until...More

Thank sfmann106
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An excellent NT house to wander around and very guided by not only a local lad (from long ago) who used to deliver to the house but very knowledgeable in his history beyond the house of the family. I won't spoil it for you, so...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not a large house but well worth a visit. Go early and you can attend a talk about the more interesting aspects before taking your time to visit each room. A pity that one of the notices explaining an item used American spellings rather than...More

Thank MBKOKent
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An interesting place, with some unexpected items such as Lord Nuffield's appendix, which resides in a jar in his bedroom. This house is very unpretentious and actually quite shabby, not exactly what you'd imagine as the home of a multi millionaire, but well worth a...More

Thank HenleyWoman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely house with interesting features with informative and friendly volunteers in both house and garden. The gardens are delightful and extensive - we had a good wander and found a good selection of different planting and ideas. Overall an great visit which was slightly...More

Thank Patricia W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wife and I,on the way home,detoured,to visit Nuffield Place,glad we did.Short walk from the car park,to where the lady at reception,asked the wife,if she could leave her bag with them,as there has been pilfering in the house,then added,that the 12 o'clock tour,was starting in ten...More

Thank Nick A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited this house and enjoyed a gentle walk round after an introductory talk outside, in the garden, about the original owners. There is a nice tea shop and a little shop upstairs. The gardens / grounds are very attractive but not very large.It is...More

Thank Jan T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Both myself and my wife found this a very informative experience. The staff on site where very helpful

Thank Kevin D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was very hot on our visit but we loved the woodland walk, wandering across the mown path in the field, and looking at the planting in the beautiful garden. The house was very 'lived in', not too big, and a fascinating insight into the...More

Thank Liz R
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NBN500
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Response from Lawrie52 | Reviewed this property |
I saw visitors with dogs on leads in the garden
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Stephanie W
3 January 2017|
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Response from MKHappyTraveller | Reviewed this property |
Always check the website. Many are closed 🔐 during winter. Hope it was open for you.
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JudyNewton
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Response from dorothy044 | Reviewed this property |
No , founder of Morris cars
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