The Castle Hill Estate

The Castle Hill Estate

The Castle Hill Estate is an impressive Grade I listed country house and estate dating back to Georgian times.

Located in the heart of the beautiful rolling hills of North Devon, the estate provides visitors with access to some of the most enchanting and stunning landscapes in the region.

Visitors can explore the grounds and visit the ancient church and chapel on site, as well as take in spectacular views from the top of Castle Hill and enjoy a number of beautiful walks.

The estate also features an impressive lake, tennis court and delightful gardens, making it the perfect destination for a countryside escape.


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Opening Hours:
Monday: 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Tuesday: 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Wednesday: 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Thursday: 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Friday: 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed
Address: The Estate Office Castle Hill, Filleigh, Barnstaple EX32 0RQ, UK

C avatarC
3 months ago
We visited on a Wednesday afternoon, in February. The venue was closed, but there was an honesty box, £4pp to walk around the grounds. Free car parking was directly in front of the house. There were no other visitors while we were there. It was a really attractive place to visit, and all of the camellias and rhododendrons were in bloom. Dogs are welcome on short leads. We did a circular walk up to the castle, which has amazing views. The paths are hilly and predominantly hard standing/gravel with little mud. Sensible footwear is advisable. It was a great place for a walk.
Alan Keevil avatarAlan Keevil
7 months ago
SUMMER PLUS AUTUMN UPDATE: There are many aspects of this venue that make it so worth a visit. The house is impressive, classic and elegant and looks very at home in the expansive grounds. The grounds and lawns are wonderfully well managed, they are immaculately presented. The Millennium garden leading up to the house is gentle, and beautifully softly planted. To the West side there is the woodland walk that follows the brook, the range and texture in the greens at the moment is fantastic. All gardeners take time to stop and talk to you. I spoke to a young lady employed by the estate to look after the horses and was delighted to note that she spoke of her employer both fondly and with great respect. A huge "shout out" for the tea room, filter coffee, and a fantastic bacon, brie and cranberry toastie. They come over and ask you during the meal "is everything OK sir", I love that they do that! I loved photographing this garden and will be back in the Autumn and Spring to update my images. Even though Autumn is late this year there was still plenty of colour to shoot in the garden. This is a lovely garden I hope you enjoy the new images.
Julie Johnson avatarJulie Johnson
3 weeks ago
Arrived on a wet day. Wonderful gardens, lovely riverside walk. Would certainly recomend this as a place to visit. We had a delightful cheese scone in the cafe.
Teresa Sanders avatarTeresa Sanders
4 months ago
Went for the Christmas lights .It was their first time putting on this event.It was not a big show of light but very nice . Great projection show on to the house. Muled wine enclosed in tick price.There was food and drink vendors.Also a nice Christmas market in the barn.
Clive Hill avatarClive Hill
2 weeks ago
Extensive woodland walks and a beautiful house. The house is private. We'll worth a visit. Quutexa climb up to the castle but worth it. Freevto Historic Houses Members.
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The address for The Castle Hill Estate we have is: The Estate Office Castle Hill, Filleigh, Barnstaple EX32 0RQ, UK. Use the map below for a closer view. Do check with your host for a definite location.

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