We parked at Basing House, paid for our ticket and picked up a 7 mile walk. We walked first, but maybe should have done the house first to better place it in the countryside during the walk. The walk leaflet took some interpretation, but was...更多
Our visit to Basing House was a pleasant surprise because we did not know much about it beforehand. It is not well advertised and this is to its detriment because it is excellent but was very quiet when we were there.
We parked for free...更多
-Interesting to learn about the history
-Nice trip for a little walk
With those points said, I must say, personally I found it underwhelming. Was quite cool to see the ruins, the garden etc. but not really mesmerising or captivating like...更多
Basing house is a ruin and actually doesn't have much to see in the way of an old house. However, we had a lovely day there. They have made a big effort to bring the place alive and the notice board informed us of just...更多
We're glad we visited Basing House we'd come from Belgium to visit the area - but frankly we wouldn't recommend it to our friends yet. We were lucky to have very fine weather.
Mind, there is absolutely nothing wrong with the site. Whereas the National...更多
The weather was changeable during our visit today and little damp underfoot. Glad we made the effort to go as it was quiet and the staff couldn't have made us feel more welcome. Hannah gave us a quick run down of the history of the...更多