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Intimate manor house with Arts and Crafts-style garden

Lytes Cary Manor is an intimate medieval manor house with a beautiful Arts and Crafts garden where you can imagine living.

Originally the family home of Henry Lyte, where he translated the unique Niewe Herbal book on herbal remedies, Lytes Cary was then lovingly restored in the 20th century by Sir Walter Jenner.

The garden rooms contain a magical collection of topiary and herbaceous borders, while tranquil walks on the estate take you along the River Cary.

To complete your visit, take a stroll among our community allotments and discover their creative and colourful designs.

Winter walkers

Winter walking in the countryside

Lytes Cary Manor is closed until 2 March 2015 but the wider estate is accessible for walks from dawn to dusk throughout the winter. Get your walking boots on, wrap up warm and enjoy the Somerset countryside.

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