National Trust

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The National Trust is a charity that works to preserve and protect the coastline, countryside and buildings of England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

It owns over 200 historic stately homes and manages large tracts of coastline and countryside.

Lyme House - National Trust, Cheshire
Lyme House – National Trust, Cheshire

Some of these places have been included in articles on this website:

South West
Botallack Mine, Cornwall
Buckland Abbey, Devon
Killerton, Devon
Lanhydrock House, Cornwall
Montacute House, Somerset
St Michael’s Mount, Cornwall
Tintinhill, Somerset

London and South East
Chastleton House and Gardens, Oxfordshire
Ightham Mote, Kent
Waddesdon Manor, Buckinghamshire

East Midlands
Belton House, Lincolnshire
Blickling Hall, Norfolk
Calke Abbey, Derbyshire
Canons Ashby, Northamptonshire
Felbrigg Hall, Norfolk
Grantham House, Lincolnshire
Gunby Hall, Lincolnshire
Hardwick Hall, Derbyshire
Tattershall Castle, Lincolnshire
Woolsthorpe Manor, Lincolnshire

West Midlands
Baddesley Clinton, Warwickshire
Croome, Worcestershire
Hanbury Hall, Worcestershire
Packwood House, Warwickshire

Beninbrough Hall, North Yorkshire
Brimham Rocks, North Yorkshire
Fountains Abbey, North Yorkshire
Nostell Priory, West Yorkshire
Wentworth Castle Gardens, South Yorkshire

North West
Dunham Massey, Cheshire
Hare Hill, Cheshire
Little Moreton Hall, Cheshire
Lyme, Cheshire
Quarry Bank, Cheshire
Rufford Old Hall, Lancashire

North East
Lindisfarne Castle, Northumberland
Wallington Hall, Northumberland

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See also:
Our Top Twenty National Trust Sites
English Heritage versus National Trust – Which to join?
Historic Houses versus National Trust – Which to join