stately homes gardens etc in Cheshire
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Stately Homes & Gardens in Cheshire

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Cheshire Stately Homes, Country Houses & Gardens

blank tabCHOLMONDELEY CASTLE GARDENSStately Homes & Gardens
Off A49 Whitchurch/Tarporley Road, Malpas, Cheshire, SY14 8ET
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One of Cheshire's Gardens of Distinction with its extensive ornamental gardens, beautiful Temple Water Garden, Rose Garden and many mixed borders and dominated by a romantic Castle built in 1801 of local sandstone the Gardens are a must for everybody young and old.

Lakeside walk with picnic area, children's play areas, farm animals including Llamas, Alpacas, Longhorn Cattle, sheep and pigs. Ancient private Chapel in the Park.

Tea Room offering light lunches, snacks, ice creams etc. Dogs welcome on leads. Events held throughout the year, please see website for opening times and further details.
Tel: 01829 720383    Fax: 01829 720877
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blank tabARLEY HALL & GARDENSStately Homes & Gardens
Arley, Northwich, Cheshire, CW9 6NA
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Voted one of the top 50 gardens in Europe. Arley Hall is Grade II Listed and famous for its gardens lovingly created by the same family for over 500 years.

The double herbaceous border is reputed to be the oldest in England. A garden of contrasts and delights overlooking the Park with period buildings. Restaurant, gift shop and specialist plant nursery. Free parking. Arley Hall has been a popular filming destination for many TV shows including Coronation Street, Hollyoaks, Cold blood, The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes and many more.

We are available for weddings and civil ceremonies, Arley Hall is the perfect venue for your special day. Events held throughout the year.
Tel: 01565 777353 (ext 20)
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Tabley House, Knutsford, Cheshire, WA16 0HB
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The finest Palladian house in the North West of England contains the Leicester family collection of paintings, furniture and memorabilia from the 17th to the 20th Century. Today, important works by JMW Turner, Henry Thompson and James Ward can be seen in the rooms for which they were created, together with fine paintings by Dobson, Lely, Reynolds, Cotes, Northcote, Callcott, Fuseli, Lawrence and Martin. Chapel and Tea room.
Tel: 01565 750151
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Little Moreton Hall

Congleton, Cheshire
Tel: 01260 272018     E-mail:

Knot Garden Little Moreton Hall Photo © Pam Brophy
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Moated manor house 'the icon' of English Tudor domestic architecture.

This is Britain's most famous and arguably finest timber-framed manor house.

The drunkenly reeling south front, topped by a spectacular long gallery, opens onto a cobbled courtyard and the main body of the Hall.

Magnificent wall paintings and a notable knot garden are of special interest.

Discount National Trust Membership

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Tatton Park

Knutsford, Cheshire WA16 6QN
Tel: 01625 534400     Fax: 01625 534403     E-mail:

Tatton Hall Photo © Rich Daley
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Photo: Rich Daley CCL

Magnificent estate with mansion, grand garden, deer park, farm and Tudor Old Hall.

This is one of the most complete historic estates open to visitors.

The early 19th-century Wyatt house sits amid a landscaped deer park and is opulently decorated, providing a fine setting for the Egerton family's collections of pictures, books, china, glass, silver and specially commissioned Gillow furniture.

The theme of Victorian grandeur extends into the garden, with fernery, orangery, Tower garden, pinetum and Italian and Japanese gardens.

Other features include the Tudor Old Hall, a working 1930s farm, a children's play area and speciality shops.

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Peover Hall & Gardens

Over Peover, Knutsford, Cheshire, WA16 9HM
Tel: 01565 632358

An Elizabethan House dating from 1585. Fine Carolean Stables. Mainwaring Chapel, 18th century landscaped park. Large garden with topiary work, also walled and herb gardens. OS Ref SJ 772 734,4 miles south of Knutsford, off A50 at Whipping Stocks Inn. Cream teas available on Monday afternoons only. No Dogs.

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The Quinta Arboretum

Swettenham. Tatton Garden Society

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Yew Tree House

Hall Lane, Hankelow CW3 0JB

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Hills Garden Centre

London Road, Knutsford WA16 9LU
Tel: 01565 722567

The most attractive garden centre set within the Cheshire countryside.

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Mount Pleasant

Yeld Lane, Kelsall CW6 0TB
Tel: 01829 751592

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Lyme Park

Disley SK12 2NX, The National Trust
Tel: 01663 762023       E-mail:

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Parm Place

High Street, Great Budworth CW9 6HF
Tel: 01606 891131

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Quarry Bank House Garden

Quarry Bank Road, Styal SK9 4LA  The National Trust

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Adlington Hall

Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK10 4LF
Tel: 01625 827595     Fax: 01625 820797     E-mail:

A country house with a history dating back to 1040.  From 1315, Adlington Hall has been home to the Legh family who have added their own influences to the property throughout the centuries.  Tours of the house can be arranged along with corporate events and outdoor pursuits.

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Bluebell Cottage Gardens

Lodge Lane, Dutton WA4 4HP
Tel: 01928 713718

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Dunge Valley Hidden Gardens

Dunge Road, Windgather Rocks, Kettleshulme, High Peak Sk23 7RF
Tel: 01663 733787

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Dunham Massey

Altrincham WA14 4SJ, The National Trust
Tel: 0161 941 1025

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Gawsworth Hall

Church Lane, Gawsworth Cheshire, SK11 9RN
Tel: 01260 223456     Fax: 01260 223469     E-mail:

An ancient manor house rebuilt from the original Norman house in 1480, with further changes in 1701. The Fitton family Chapel, first licensed in 1365, is still used by the family today. The most famous duel in English history took place at the Hall in 1712, when Lord Mohun and the Duke of Hamilton fought over the estates and both were killed.  Today the Hall hosts open air theatre productions and weddings etc.

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Hare Hill Gardens

Over Alderley, Macclesfield, Cheshire SK10 4QB The National Trust
Tel: 01625 584412    Fax: 01260 223469     E-mail:

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Norton Priory Museum & Gardens

Tudor Road, Runcorn WA7 1SX  Norton Priory Museum Trust
Tel: 01928 569895    Fax: 01928 589266     E-mail:

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One House Nursery

Rainow SK11 0AD

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Walton Hall & Gardens

Walton Lea Road, Higher Walton, Warrington, Cheshire, WA4 6SN
Tel: 01925 601617    Fax: 01925 861868     E-mail:

Green Flag Award Winning Park and Elizabethan hall, built during the 1830's, with lawns, picnic areas, play area, children's zoo, heritage centre and outdoor games.

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