Lytes Cary Manor

Roam the planned gardens of this 700-year-old manor house that was once home to the Elizabethan herbalist Henry Lyte. Discover the medicinal uses of plants and herbs.

Did You Know?

Henry Lyte created a plant directory in 1578 on which the borders of the garden are based on.

Address

Ilchester Road
Charlton Mackrell
Somerset
TA11 7HU

Telephone

01458 224471

Website

www.nationaltrust.org.uk/lytes-cary-manor

Price

Admission charges apply

Opening Times

Open March to November

Facilities

  • Activity trails
  • Cafe
  • On-site parking
  • Shop
  • Toilets
  • Baby changing facility
  • Disabled parking
  • Disabled toilets
  • Handrails
  • Wheelchair on site

Learning

  • The Manor offers guided tours for schools and adult groups at an additional fee. Please contact the Manor for more information.

Collections

  • Architecture
  • Social history

Time Periods

  • 20th Century
  • Edwardian
  • Georgian
  • Stuart
  • Tudor
  • Victorian