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Shibden Hall

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Shibden Hall Halifax

A hidden gem, well preserved Manor building. Keeps the whole family interested from young children... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chris g
Halifax, United Kingdom
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We are lucky enough to live just over the road from this amazing house. We visit regularly and my 8... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rebecca M
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Set in the picturesque Shibden valley, a mile from Halifax, Shibden Hall dates back to 1420 and offers visitors a fascinating journey through the lives of the people who lived and worked here. Shibden Hall's architecture is a mix of styles...more
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Lister_s Road, Halifax HX3 6XG, England
+44 1422 352246
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A hidden gem, well preserved Manor building. Keeps the whole family interested from young children to teenagers during the visit.

Thank Chris g
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are lucky enough to live just over the road from this amazing house. We visit regularly and my 8 year old son has recently done a school project on the history of the house.. It is absolutely fascinating. Do the historic research before you...More

Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed 7 October 2018

This place is absolutely worth a visit !! Outside you can walk in a gorgeous parks with ponds and visit a very nice dry stone wall museum. The Hall inside is absolutely fab and in the backyard you can visit an old carriages museum, an...More

Thank LisaHebden
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Go to Shibden when we want a quiet dinner with friends or on our own. Food is always wonderful and the ambience is always excellent. Would always recommend to anyone who wants a hug.

Thank kandp6
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Shibden Hall is a lovely old building. Best seen from outside. This hall can be booked for weddings and has recently been used as the film set of Gentleman Jack. There are many other stately homes that have more interesting artefacts as Shibden isn’t actually...More

Thank 183yvettet
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Historical house, home to the Listers for many years, and the famous Anne Lister, soon to be the subject of the film "Gentleman Jack"

Thank Rob B
Reviewed 24 September 2018

my sister had her wedding here and boy was it a fantastic venue. On arrival we were treated to the land train from the bottom car park to the hall (seat belts a must!) we had free run of the amazing historic hall and barn...More

Thank Jabb0
Reviewed 19 September 2018

Met for lunch which was much improved from visits about a year ago. The food is traditional, but well presented and very tasty. It is British food, that is well cooked, tasty and the surroundings are superb, albeit off the beaten track, so a sat...More

Thank geofflancs
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

We decided to take make a visit here after staying in a hotel not far from shibden hall. We went just as filming was suspended for the new BBC drama gentlemen jack. The staff explained that the house had slight cosmetic alterations due to filming...More

Thank Martina R
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Parking charges. Suppose if your paying extra to travel to experience a wonderful place I used to take my children for a bus fare. Brilliant place. Dont out price yourself

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Richard A
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Response from Jaywalker315 | Reviewed this property |
Shibden Park have deals depending if you want to use pitch and putt only or also go on the boats or on the small train (together there is a special package). There website shows some variations but the pitch and putt alone... More
29 January 2017|
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Response from CalderdaleM | Property representative |
Hello Dogs are allowed in the park, but must be kept on a lead in the childrens play area.