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One of the Trust's most delightful medieval buildings, enhanced by a cottage garden

Acquired in 1903, this unusual and atmospheric 14th-century yeoman's farmhouse is the Trust's first built property in Cornwall. With a famously wavy slate roof and over 600 years of history it beckons the curious to explore.

The name dates from the Victorian period when it briefly held a licence to be the letter receiving station for the district.

Come and see items on display including Victorian postal equipment, a selection of samplers and furniture dating back to the 16th century. Retreat from the busy high street in our beautiful back garden.

Things to see & do

View centuries-old collections or feel the heat from the firing of a traditional cloam oven. There's plenty to see at this medieval farmhouse. Why not make it the starting point for your walk on the nearby South West Coast Path?

Quilt exhibition

15-28 June, 10:30am-5:30pm

A beautiful little display of quilts inspired by Laura Ingalls Wilder's series of 'Little House' books on display throughout the house.

50 things

National Trust have put together a list of great challenges for our young visitors. Here at Tintagel Old Post Office you can set up a snail race, hunt for bugs or on a wet day run around in the rain.

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