Things to do

Killerton House

A magnificent Georgian mansion that stands as a testament to the region’s rich heritage.

About Killerton House

Set amidst lush, expansive gardens and rolling parkland, this National Trust property offers visitors a glimpse into centuries of history and culture. The house itself is a treasure trove of art, furniture, and decorative items, showcasing the tastes and lifestyles of its former inhabitants. Beyond its splendid interiors, Killerton House boasts extensive gardens, featuring colourful floral displays, peaceful wooded areas, and scenic walking trails. The estate’s historical significance is also evident in its role during World War II as a base for American airmen. Today, it serves as a captivating destination for those seeking a blend of history, art, and natural beauty, making it a must-visit for anyone exploring the charming landscapes of Devon.

Getting there

To get to Killerton House from Great Houndbeare Farm, it is recommended to go via car. Take Marwood lane to B3184 for 3.2 miles. Follow B3184 and B3174 to Station road for 2.4 miles. Continue on Station road to Broadclyst for 2.3 miles. Turn right onto B3181 for 1.6 miles and you will arrive at your destination.

What to pack

When visiting Killerton House, it’s a good idea to pack a few essentials to ensure a comfortable and enjoyable experience.

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