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Staunton Harold Estate

Ashby-de-la-Zouch LE65 1RT, England
+44 1332 864435
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great place

great place to go with the family. variety of shops to look and tinker around in. Beautiful lake... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
a03227
,
NW Leicester
Great place and lots to do

We visited the estate recently and there was lots for everyone to do, suitable for young children... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
djtp123
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London, United Kingdom
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“garden centre” (27 reviews)
“craft shops” (9 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Ashby-de-la-Zouch LE65 1RT, England
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+44 1332 864435
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"garden centre"
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"craft shops"
in 9 reviews
"private ownership"
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"fish shop"
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"lovely estate"
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"natural beauty"
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"wander around"
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"tea shop"
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"beautiful scenery"
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"national forest"
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"church"
in 13 reviews
"walks"
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"cheshire"
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"ryder"
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"lakes"
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"cafe"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

great place to go with the family. variety of shops to look and tinker around in. Beautiful lake setting to enjoy a picnic. Recommend for an afternoon out.

Thank a03227
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the estate recently and there was lots for everyone to do, suitable for young children too. Tea rooms, watching the ducks on the lake, visiting the church onsite - all provided very interesting distractions for a lovely weather day. The church onsite has...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

Amazing place. This is not for those who desire 100mph excitement but it's a joy to visit such a well run place.

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Reviewed 21 February 2018

Staunton Harold is a wee gem, it has so much to do and see, the house was until recently a care home but it has been bought privately and is now back to it's former glory as a private residence, you may still visit the...More

Thank Jeni P
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

This estates is fairly close to our village, it takes about 10 mins to get here. It is a beautiful place to wander around whether winter,spring or summer, whether warm or on a cold day, there is so much to see. The house is beautiful,...More

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Reviewed 17 September 2017

The grand house at the centre of this estate nearly disappeared following the Second World War after it had been trashed by Italian prisoners of war. Threatened with demolition it was rescued by Leonard Cheshire and later his wife Sue Ryder ran it as a...More

1  Thank kishere t
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

Staunton Harold Estate must be one of the most pleasant venues this country has to offer. One of its greatest charms is that it is not over commercialised. There is no theme park, animal kingdom or other ugly commercial enterprise to mar its natural beauty....More

1  Thank jrdo5959
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

This is the most amazing secluded areas in North West Leicestershire,it has everthing. Parking, great areas to have a wander or better still take your beloved dog with you, they will love it. Once parked you walk by the garden centre which is a great...More

Thank Raffiella11
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Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Staunton Harold is beautiful, the gardens are picturesque and you can go on lovely walks. There is a cafe and few shops to look around with some beautiful hand made bits in. Definitely worth a look on a summers day! I would of given it...More

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Reviewed 31 May 2017

This estate includes fabulous walks, garden centre, cafe and other small outlet shops in the courtyard. Nice lake and space to enjoy the countryside.

Thank Alison23lufbra
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HugienoUk
4 January 2018|
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Yes. In parts. I’ve seen people using mobility-style scooters and wheelchairs.
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