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Ouse Bridge - Mathias Reed
A Celebration of Watercolours at Dove Cottage and the Wordsworth Museum

Wed 27 Sep - Sat 23 Dec 2017

Grasmere 015394 35544

 
 
 
David Hockney, A Rake's Progress
A Rake's Progress by David Hockney at Abbot Hall Art Gallery

Thu 28 Sep - Fri 22 Dec 2017

Kendal 01539 722 464

 
 
 
A Winter’s Trail
A Winter’s Trail at Lowther Castle & Gardens

Wed 15 Nov 2017 - Sun 7 Jan 2018

Penrith 01931 712192

 
 
 
Christmas at Blackwell, The Arts & Crafts House
Christmas Advent Events at Blackwell, The Arts & Craft House

Fri 1 - Sun 31 Dec 2017

Windermere 015394 461 39

 
 
 
LAND | SEA | LIFE
LAND | SEA | LIFE at Abbot Hall Art Gallery

Fri 20 Oct 2017 - Sat 17 Feb 2018

Kendal 01539 722 464

 
 

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Tatton Park

Knutsford 01625 374400

 
 
 
Capesthorne Hall

Macclesfield 01625 861221

 
 

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 Tatton Park
VisitEngland Award For ExcellenceNational Trust

Knutsford, Cheshire, WA16 6QN, Tel: 01625 374400, Email

Tatton Park is often quoted as England's most complete historic estate, with its fine Georgian mansion full of art treasures and original furnishings.

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  • Rail station: Knutsford (3 miles)
  • Parking: with charge
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
  • Guided tour(s)
 
 
 
Capesthorne Hall
Historic Houses Association Friends Scheme

Capesthorne Hall, Siddington, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK11 9JY, Tel: 01625 861221, Email

The much-loved home where the Bromley-Davenports and their ancestors have lived since Domesday times.

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  • Rail station: Macclesfield (6 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
Tabley House
Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Tabley House, Tabley Lane, Knutsford, Cheshire, WA16 0HB, Tel: 01565 750151, Email

The finest Palladian house in the northwest, Tabley was designed by John Carr of York for the Leicester family. It houses one of the finest collections of English paintings, including works by Turner, Reynolds, Lawrence and Dobson.

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  • Rail station: Knutsford (2 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
Peover Hall and Gardens
Historic Houses Association Friends Scheme

Over Peover, Knutsford, WA16 9HW, Tel: 01565 724220, Email

A fully-furnished, Elizabethan manor-house with Carolean stables and gardens. It was General Patton's 3rd Army Headquarters for their first 6 month stay in Britain during World War II.

 
 
 
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Dunham Massey Hall (NT) at Dunham Massey

 
National Trust

Altrincham, Cheshire, WA14 4SJ, Tel: 0161 941 1025

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  • Rail station: Altrincham (3 miles)
  • Parking: with charge
 
 
 
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Clifton Hall

 

Clifton Hall Farm, Clifton, Penrith, Cumbria, LA13 0TJ, Tel: 0191 2691200

This 15th-century tower, sole surviving part of the manor house of the Wybergh family, was plundered by Jacobites in 1745 before the Battle of Clifton Moor, the last battle fought on English soil.

 
 
 
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Samlesbury Hall

 

Preston New Road, Samlesbury, Preston, Lancashire, PR5 0UP, Tel: 01254 812229

Samlesbury Hall is a black and white, oak-timbered medieval manor-house dating from 1325. Decorated with distinctive quatrefoils and wattle and daub infill.

 
 
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Bramhall Hall at Bramall Hall

 
Historic Houses Association Friends Scheme

Bramhall Park, Bramhall, Stockport, SK7 3NX, Tel: 0161 485 3708

A superb example of a Cheshire black and white timber framed manor-house, providing an historic record spanning 6 centuries.

 
 
 
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Smithills Hall

 

Smithills Dean Road, Bolton, BL7 7NP, Tel: 01204 332377

One of Bolton's original family homes dating back to medieval times. Set in over 2,000 acres of grounds and gardens, Smithills Hall is one of the oldest and best preserved manor houses in the North West.

 
 
 
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Rydal Mount and Gardens

 

Rydal, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9LU, Tel: 015394 33002

Rydal Mount, Wordsworth's best loved home for 37 years. Here he wrote many of his poems and revised and improved much of his earlier works including the Prelude and the famous 'Daffodils' poem.

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  • Rail station: Windermere (7 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
 
 
 
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Furness Abbey

 

Abbey Approach, Furness Abbey, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA13 0PJ, Tel: 01229 823420

Impressive red sandstone remains with ornately decorated chapter house.Once the second most prosperous Cistercian abbey in England.

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  • Rail station: Barrow-in-Furness (2 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
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Hill Top

 
National Trust

Near Sawrey, Hawkshead, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 0LF, Tel: 015394 36269

Enjoy the tale of Beatrix Potter by visiting Hill Top.

 
 
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Piel Castle at Piel Island

 

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The impressive ruins of a 14th-century castle with a massive keep, inner and outer baileys, and towered curtain walls still standing.

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  • Rail station: Barrow-in-Furness (4 miles)
  • Free entry
 
 
 
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Rode Hall at Rode Hall and Gardens

 
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Rode Hall, Scholar Green, Cheshire, ST7 3QP, Tel: 01270 873237

An 19th century house set in a Repton Landscape containing fine furniture and porcelain. The garden is renowned for snowdrops in February followed by rhododendrons and azaleas in May.

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  • Rail station: Kidsgrove (3 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Guided tour(s)
 
 
 
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Ambleside Roman Fort

 

-, LA22, Tel: 0191 2691200

The well-marked remains of a 2nd-century fort with large granaries, probably built under Hadrian's rule to guard the Roman road from Brougham to Ravenglass and act as a supply base. Managed by the National Trust.

 
 
 
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Rossendale Museum

 

Rossendale Museum, Haslingden Road, ROSSENDALE, Lancashire, BB4 6RE, Tel: 01706 260785

The Whitaker (previously Rossendale Museum & Art Gallery) is set in a beautiful park at the centre of the Rossendale Valley, Lancashire, UK.

 
 
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Rufford Old Hall

 
National Trust

200 Liverpool Road, Rufford, Ormskirk, Lancashire, L40 1SG, Tel: 01704 823814

Be wowed by the Tudor Great Hall with its fantastic furniture, arms, armour, tapestries and the carved oak screen, a rare survivor from the 1500s.

 
 
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Gawsworth Hall

 

Church Lane, Gawsworth, Nr Macclesfield, SK11 9RN, Tel: 01260 223456

Fully live-in Tudor half-timbered manor house with Tilting Ground. Former home of Mary Fitton, Mail of Honour at the court of Queen Elizabeth 1, and the supposed 'Dark Lady' of Shakespear's sonnets.

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  • Rail station: Macclesfield (2 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
  • Guided tour(s)
 
 
 
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Mayburgh Henge

 

Eamont Bridge, Penrith, Cumbria, LA13 0TJ, Tel: 0191 2691200

A large and impressive Neolithic henge, much better preserved than neighbouring King Arthur's Round Table. Its banks stand up to three metres (10 feet) high, and unusually are constructed of pebbles collected from the nearby river.

 
 
 
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Nether Alderley Mill (NT)

 

Congleton Road, Nether Alderley, Nr Wilmslow, SK10 4TW, Tel: 01625 527468

This charming rustic mill is one of only four virtually complete corn mills in Cheshire.

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  • Rail station: Alderley Edge (2 miles)
  • Parking: free
  • Children welcome
 
 
 
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Goodshaw Chapel

 

Goodshaw Lane, Crawshawbooth, Lancashire, BB4 8BD, Tel: 01706 227333

English Heritage's only Nonconformist place of worship, this atmospheric Baptist chapel displays a complete set of box-pews, galleries and pulpit dating from c. 1742 to 1809.

 
 
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Sandbach Crosses

 

Sandbach Crosses, Market Square, Sandbach, Cheshire, CW11 1HJ, Tel: 0800 015 0516

The two massive Saxon stone crosses, elaborately carved with animals and Biblical scenes including the Nativity of Christ and the Crucifixion, dominate the cobbled market square of Sandbach.

 
 
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Wordsworth House and Garden

 
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Main Street, Cockermouth, Cumbria, CA13 9RX, Tel: 01900 824805

Step back in time to the 1770s and experience William and Dorothy Wordsworth’s childhood home.

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  • Rail station: Maryport (6 miles)
  • Children welcome
  • Disabled access
 
 
 
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Cartmel Priory Gatehouse

 

Cavendish Street, Cartmel, Cumbria, LA15 8AX, Tel: 015394 63811

Cartmel Priory Gatehouse is a medieval building located at Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria, England. It is listed grade II* and is part of a scheduled monument. It belongs to the National Trust.