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We walked in to the end of the field full of lots of animal poop. So wear closed shoes. If you... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
Victoria, Canada
Not much... but was excellent all the same

I suppose it depends on what you're looking for. This is a biggish stone in the middle of a field... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2018
James H
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Countess Road, Amesbury, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

New signs saying dog free zone. Not even on leads!! It used to be a lovely place to walk from towards Stonehenge and yet again the National Trust is penalising responsible dog owners.

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Reviewed 30 July 2018

I suppose it depends on what you're looking for. This is a biggish stone in the middle of a field.. so it's a challenge to know what's good rather than that. In terms of signposting however there were ample directions of how to find it,...More

2  Thank James H
Reviewed 10 May 2018

It was a beautiful day, so we walked across the fields to Woodhenge. This Cuckoo Stone was on the signboards but obviously not correctly mapped. . Near the stone no onformation, Just laying there as many others.

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Reviewed 3 April 2018

Located in the field next to Woodhenge to the NE this fallen sarsen stone used to stand upright but unlike Stonehenge you can actually touch this one. If you're visiting Woodhenge and the area you might as well visit it but its definitely not worth...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

When researching whether to visit The Cuckoo Stone, I was skeptical as to why this rock was a 4.0 star. This became apparent to me the instance I entered the presence of what i once assumed to be just a 'rock', and nothing more. This...More

1  Thank Robert W
Reviewed 12 February 2018

this is a place whee idiocy meets gullible,there is no magic stone or blessing but a waste of effort for a sandstone rock

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Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

The cuckoo stone is a fallen stone near woodhenge dating back to the bronze age and located about 2.5 kilometres from Stonehenge. It is part of the overall area of Stonehenge and could have been part of an ancient burial area.

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Thursday 23 November 17, I went to visit The Cuckoo Stone. Just a short stroll up the lane from Woodhenge brings you to the National Trust path which leads you to The Cuckoo Stone, which once stood upright but now lies on its side, it...More

Thank Carol B
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We walked in to the end of the field full of lots of animal poop. So wear closed shoes. If you come in off the road it's onthe right we walked past it to the right doge of the field If your coming off the...More

Thank JulietM29
Reviewed 3 August 2017

A must see as part of the Woodhenge and Stonehenge Neolithic landscape. A good place to walk and explore.

Thank David T
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Response from YsanneB | Reviewed this property |
appears to have been used as a sacrificial stone into roman times - do not know the origin of the name which is probably local