This Tudor mansion in Dorset is surrounded by stunningly beautiful gardens, perfect for a peaceful afternoon stroll. There are three levels of gardens descending from the manor house. Highlights include the beautiful Italianate garden with grottoes, stone ornamental birds, animals and fountains. ponds, an orangery and summerhouses. There is also a Wild garden with specimen shrubs and trees.
Mapperton is surrounded by lovely countryside and peaceful woodland. You could continue your walk along the Jubilee Trail which runs past the house.
The gardens are open during the summer months - click here for details.
The circular Beaminster Walk visits the house from the nearby town.
PostcodeDT8 3NR - Please note: Postcode may be approximate for some rural locations
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Mapperton House Ordnance Survey Map - view and print off detailed OS map
Mapperton House Open Street Map - view and print off detailed map
Mapperton House OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking
Mapperton House Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking
Dogs are allowed on leads outside the Coach House but not in the Gardens or the House.
Further Information and Other Local Ideas
For more walking ideas in the area see the Dorset Walks page.