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Ickworth House

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The Rotunda, Horringer, Bury St Edmunds IP29 5QE, England
+44 1284 735270
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An enjoyable visit

We came here on a rainy day as an indoor activity. This was a very interesting building with lots... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Fantastic house, both upstairs and down stairs... One of the best

There are so many wonderful houses and gardens to se in Britain, We have seen so many and this... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
alisdair t
Workington, United Kingdom
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The Rotunda, Horringer, Bury St Edmunds IP29 5QE, England
+44 1284 735270
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Reviewed yesterday

We came here on a rainy day as an indoor activity. This was a very interesting building with lots to see and an interesting back story. The National Trust have done a good job with the layout of the tour first taking you through the...More

Thank Thenod
Reviewed 3 days ago

There are so many wonderful houses and gardens to se in Britain, We have seen so many and this ranks up there with the best. As NT members, entrance was free. We started by having a scone and cuppa in the cafe, sitting inthe orangary...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

National trust property. More of a show house than a property to live in, but the upstairs, downstairs contrast of rooms is fascinating. Grand rooms upstairs and functional spaces downstairs. The stumpery in the garden is amazing. Twisted pieces of wood as a feature between...More

Thank kjjess0p
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This hotel is something special . The countryside is breathtaking and the building is magnificent . I usually arrive in a Sunday evening and staff are always very helpful . I have stayed here once with my family and several times alone as business. I...More

Thank Nitha N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stunning building and grounds, I attended for a charity afternoon tea that was amazing and very generous.

Thank Sue H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely little cafe friendly staff. Only had tea and cake but very nice Will be going again Duckworth house is very well maintained the gardens were lovely

Thank Jane C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had visited Ickworth house before, so we spent a few hours walking in the beautiful grounds, admiring the display of agapanthus. There was a cold wind blowing so we made for the stumpery. This is a fascinating part of the garden with its weird...More

Thank Margaret K
Reviewed 1 week ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our time spent here. Loved the paintings and Silver Room in particular, although every aspect is excellent. Staff & volunteers are friendly, knowledgeable and enthusiastic. The Cafe was busy, so we ate our lunch in the conservatory facing out onto the gardens,...More

Thank 074Kim
Reviewed 1 week ago

Plenty of parking and a good location for a day out. The House is superb and interesting to view. Plenty of fascinating recent history that is well described including the 'below stairs' exhibits. The café provides snacks and meals making a good visit. Next door...More

Thank realisticr99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Infrastructuur in the basement is really spectaculair and so is the silvercollection. Nice park and gardens. Nice food in the restaurant.

Thank ebh60
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26 June 2017|
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Response from MrsKimBonner | Reviewed this property |
You will still be able to see, it's a slatted fence
Linda L
12 May 2017|
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Response from nw0709 | Reviewed this property |
Some areas are suitable. There's an under the stairs tour which is really good. I think I recall a lift. The staff are very helpful so if there's a way they will organise it for you. There's a lovely café.
1 May 2017|
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Response from SunworshipperMenorca | Reviewed this property |
No it's not free as it comes under National Trust and usual entrance prices