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Hemswell Antiques Centre

Caenby Corner Estate, Hemswell Cliff DN21 5TJ, England
+44 1427 668389
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Regular trade stop for us, always a good selection

We stop here almost every trip to the UK. Staff is awesome, and lots of variety in their... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
lawguy22
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Dallas, Texas
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A Good Day Out

Hemswell Antiques Centre have 4x large two floored buildings of good quality Antiques housed in the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Clive U
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“coffee shop” (22 reviews)
“guard room” (6 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
LOCATION
Caenby Corner Estate, Hemswell Cliff DN21 5TJ, England
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+44 1427 668389
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"coffee shop"
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"guard room"
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"several buildings"
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"vintage items"
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"water tower"
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"different buildings"
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"treasure trove"
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"for sale"
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"to suit all tastes"
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"bric a brac"
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"cakes"
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"well worth a visit"
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"small charge"
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"two floors"
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"sat nav"
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"home made"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stop here almost every trip to the UK. Staff is awesome, and lots of variety in their merchandise selection. Always worth the trip!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hemswell Antiques Centre have 4x large two floored buildings of good quality Antiques housed in the old RAF buildings spaced around part of an old WWII base. Plenty of free parking (except I believe on Sun & Bank Hols) on what would probably have been...More

Thank Clive U
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So many antique shops to choose from, we had lunch in the cafe which very good value indeed, toilets are clean and the staff friendly.

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Reviewed 29 April 2018

Just passed this location and decided to visit and ended up spending the day there. Masses to see and a very wide variety of items for sale. My first reaction on walking into the Guardhouse was 'oooooooh, Stuff'!! The cafeterias and toilet facilities are excellent...More

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Rob H, Owner at Hemswell Antiques Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2018

Dear Gillsmum5, Thank you so much for your glowing review. It's always nice to hear when people have enjoyed their visit with us; particularly as it was a "just passing" which has now turned into "a must come back" visit. We will look forward to...More

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Reviewed 21 April 2018

Came here after spending a morning in Louth on Friday, as Hemswell was on the way back to Lincoln. Did not do all the centres on the complex as time was limited - especially the Guardroom as it is very expensive (Antiques Roadshow) not a...More

Thank special4christopher
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Rob H, Owner at Hemswell Antiques Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Thank you very much for your review. I do hope you will come again to see the rest of our buildings. It would be great if you do move and get to buy that dream kitchen you have your eye on. So many people come...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

Probably deserving of the title - largest antique centre in Europe. More precisely , collection of antique centres. Too much really to tackle in one day - brain freeze sets in after about the 10,000th item in showcases. For those who love jewellery, silver, porcelain...More

Thank Colin F
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Rob H, Owner at Hemswell Antiques Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. There certainly lots of centres to look at on site. Our four buildings alone can take a day to walk around - no wonder you were tired. We have replaced many of our spot...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Very pleasant experience. Good outside area for al fresco eating. Food of a good standard and quite an extensive choice.More

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Rob H, Owner at Hemswell Antiques Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Dear Valerie, Many thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. It is very much appreciated and we love to hear back from all our customers, particularly if they had a great day out and even better that you got to dine al...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Wow! We came here after reading about it on the Internet and we were not disappointed. We have never seen anything like it! Hundreds upon hundreds of dealers- every little space is filled up with antiques. There are about 8 buildings jam packed with stuff,...More

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Rob H, Owner at Hemswell Antiques Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Thank you IslandRamblers97 for your positive review. You were ambitious taking on all the Antique Buildings here, it does take a few days to see everything. Now the weather is picking up you will be able to break up your walking around and sit outside...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Have visited this place many times and am always impressed. There's something for everyone from the poshest antiques to cheap collectables. Top tip....take a notepad and pen, I draw a map and mark what I liked in each building as it's hard to remember what...More

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Rob H, Owner at Hemswell Antiques Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Dear Merly Moo, Thank you for your lovely review, it's great to hear from customers who have visited time and time again. We do try to encourage dealers from all backgrounds to rent space with us. That way we can maintain the selection across the...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Visited this antique centre and was pleasantly pleased with my finds. However in leaving and making payment was not impressed by Mr and Mrs personality taking payments. Having purchased several items their attitude was one of doing you a favor with the odd tut thrown...More

Thank stones335
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Rob H, Owner at Hemswell Antiques Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Dear Stones 335, Unfortunately Canberra Antiques is not one of our businesses. Please could you review on Canberra Antiques Trip Advisor Page. We are Hemswell Antique Centres. By all means leave us a review when you visit our centres; I am sure you will have...More

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Marvin881
18 April 2017|
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Response from Rob H | Property representative |
Hello, I am very sorry we do not allow dogs into the buildings. However, there are lots of green areas outside the buildings to walk dogs and we have outside areas at both our coffee shops.
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Annette J
21 February 2015|
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Response from Rob H | Property representative |
Yes there is a Sunday Market and Carboot on the old airfield at Hemswell which is signposted. I believe it is £1 to park at the carboot. It is also £1 to park on the large parade square car park near the Hemswell Antique... More
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Tulalula2014
12 January 2015|
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Response from tony-likes-tearooms | Reviewed this property |
Came out of their a few years back, theft is rife and no one will take responsibility. The only ones making money are the owners of the buildings. Most of the things are overpriced due to the high rents putting up... More
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