St Benedict's Monastery - Adisham, Haputale

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Visit St Benedict's Monastery - Adisham to see how monks have preserved the style of an old English country house and exhibited its antiques. The Sylvestero Benedictine congregation owns the monastery, where a community of Benedictine monks still live and pray. However, the building was originally constructed by English aristocrat Sir Thomas Villiers, who spared no penny when designing it in the Tudor style. Emerald lawns, colorful orchids, and fruit plants surround the monastery, which has been preserved by the monks, who have even kept the furniture the library in good condition. Enjoy scenic views of the surrounding hills, giving the monastery a sense of tranquility. St Benedict's Monastery - Adisham is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our , custom trip planner Edition.
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  • This is a monastery belongs to the Roman Catholics Church of Sri Lanka. A beautiful bungalow built-in 1931. Located in Haputhale, Badulla district and named after the Adisham a city in the English...  more »
  • While the architecture is amazing, we are allowed only to see the entrance n his library full of books, some drawings by Mrs.Adisham. There is a guide to explain and give a tour. He also said they...  more »
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