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Historic building on an industrial estate

We visited Temple Manor in Stood on a Sunday morning having been meaning to come here for a while... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stewart C
Chatham, United Kingdom
This needs to be preserved

My grandparents used to live in Temple Street, Strood. The road was demolished to make way for a... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
Chatham, United Kingdom
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Knight Road, Strood ME2 4AU, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Temple Manor in Stood on a Sunday morning having been meaning to come here for a while. I knew a little about the building from a meeting at the Rochester Guildhall the previous year but was not even sure of its location. After...More

Thank Stewart C
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

My grandparents used to live in Temple Street, Strood. The road was demolished to make way for a large shop. My nan often used to mention Temple Manor and tell me I should look at it. 50+ years later I have. It is an oasis...More

Thank suscame
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

This place is a small house that is set in the middle of an industrial estate. This building is to do with the knights Templar and that they stayed there. Has some interesting facts.

Thank Rachel D
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Visited the manor by off chance, a great place to visit and you can walk around, a nicely preserved little piece of history surrounded unfortunately by industrial units/businesses. Defiantly worth a visit to learn more about the local history and the Knights Templar

Thank Jon M
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Very badly signposted for such an interesting building. It is in the development stage so should be really super in a year or so. Nevertheless there were enough 'info. cards' to explain each area.

Thank Stella M
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Not bad interesting building very well preserved and worth spending half an hour on it . Free of charge. In the middle of an industrial estate

1  Thank B N
Reviewed 28 September 2016

A very nice and hugely significant site. It's such a pity that the development around the site is so poor. Do visit!

1  Thank John D
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Heard of this by word of mouth....and stumbled upon it hidden amongst the industrial units. Absolutely fantastic when you consider the age & history of the building. It is only a 'short' visit place - there really isn't much to 'do' other than marvel at...More

1  Thank Debbie S
Reviewed 30 August 2016

a small place - only an hours worth of entertainment but the kids enjoyed seeing it and not too fr to travel either!!

1  Thank JadeP701
Reviewed 14 July 2016

I don't think we would have found this without instructions from the staff at Upnor Castle, but so glad we did. A gem in the midst of an industrial estate, simply presented and free. Lots of information on its history. Glad that it has survived.

1  Thank KAW687
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