Mottisfont - National Trust

Mottisfont - National Trust
nr Romsey
SO51 0LP





01794 340757

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Set amidst glorious countryside along the River Test, this 12th century Augustinian priory was converted into a private house after the Dissolution of the Monasteries and still retains the spring or "font" from which its name is derived. The key attraction is the grounds with magnificent trees, walled gardens and the National Collection of Old-fashioned Roses, at their best in mid-June

Venue Type:

Historic house or home, Garden, parklands or rural site

Opening hours

House: Usually March to October and 7 days a week (with some variations) See for details

Closed: See for details

Admission charges

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  • National Trust

Drawing room decorated by Rex Whistler and Derek Hill's 20th century picture collection

Collection details

Architecture, Decorative and Applied Art, Fine Art

Exhibition details are listed below, you may need to scroll down to see them all.

Exhibition: Patrick Lichfield: a Life through the Lens

  • 8 February — 21 April 2014 *on now

An exhibition of photographs taken by the famous society photographer, Patrick Lichfield


Normal admission charges apply

Exhibition: Lichfield: A life in the photographs

  • 8 February — 21 April 2014 *on now


Normal admission charges apply.

Exhibition: Garden of delights

  • 3 May — 6 July 2014


Normal admission charges apply.