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Mapperton House, Beaminster

Mapperton House, Beaminster, Dorset DT8 3NR View on map

Grade I listed manor house, Elizabethan in origin, enlarged in late 1660s. Mapperton has remained almost unchanged since then. The buildings consist of the manor, church, stables, dovecote and outbuildings, forming a harmonious group. Set in a unique valley garden, in an area of outstanding natural beauty.


Opening Arrangements

Gardens: March - 31st October 2017, Sunday - Friday 11am - 5pm. House: 2nd April - 31st October (never on Fridays).

Admission Charges

  • Adult: £12
  • Child: under 16s free
  • Other Charges: on-line booking available


A3066 from Crewkerne, A31 and A356 from Dorchester, A35 from Bridport, approach via the B3163. Rail: Crewkerne (9 miles), Dorchester (17 miles).

Parking Spaces


Parking is very close to property. Space for two coaches (pre-booked only).

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Partial
  • Disabled Toilets: Yes
  • Assistance dogs: Yes