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Another insight as to the past gentry's lifestyle's . . .

Weather was good to see this beautiful old building in it's best light. Visited as a stop gap... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Baz909
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
Should have read the book properly!!

Staying near by we left gunsby hall to the last day of our holiday and in hindsight I should have... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
lornah817
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North Wales, United Kingdom
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Gunby Hall is a country house in Gunby, near Spilsby, in Lincolnshire. Otherwise known as Tennyson’s ‘Haunt of Ancient Peace’, Gunby Hall is a fine ‘William and Mary’ red brick house, dating from 1700 and extended in the 1870s, located in a quiet...more
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Gunby, Spilsby PE23 5SS, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Weather was good to see this beautiful old building in it's best light. Visited as a stop gap because not hot enough at our naturist holiday campsite a few miles away. Glad we did because English Heritage are doing a superb job here and it...More

1  Thank Baz909
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staying near by we left gunsby hall to the last day of our holiday and in hindsight I should have read the NT book properly as the house is closed on Thursday and Friday, but nevermind the sun was shining so we made the most...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great place to stay, especially when all the visitors have gone for the day, as it is then possible to wander the grounds and beautiful gardens on your own. The cottage is secluded and so very quiet, with plenty of wildlife around to enjoy....More

1  Thank Kato122
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Checked the website at 11am - said site was open but advised not to enter parkland as it was windy. Thought it was worthwhile to make the sixty mile round trip to see the gardens and visit cafe. Arrived 2.30 to find everything closed -...More

3  Thank 938ruthie15
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Visited today and loved it. The house was not too big and was very interesting indeed especially about Emily Massingberd who campaigned for women's rights. The gardens are a must, not too much to walk all around and simply stunning. Will definitely be visiting again....More

2  Thank JuliaTynan70
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Staying nearby, and this was a place we have passed often. A NT property, and a reeasonable price for the venue. The entry is impressive into a large courtyard that has a cafe and toilets. Although not a huge house it was full of interest...More

2  Thank Steve R
Reviewed 3 October 2018

We often pick NT properties that offer good walks with our dogs. Dogs are welcome in the garden and park at Gunsby Hall but the walks are very short and not really worth the trip. The walk to the ice house pond goes through a...More

Thank ZacMonaco
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Very enjoyable place to visit, really enjoyed the gardens and especially the art gallery in the garden. We found the house very interesting with excellent and informative staff.

Thank Jamarni
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

A really nice house to visit with a more modern feel than some and definitely a family feel. Staff were friendly and gave us some good information. Gardens are lovely with a country cottage feel and great spots to sit. The orchard is pretty and...More

Thank lakelovers5
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Lovely house and exceptional gardens, an apple paradise. Very helpful and informative guides. Good access and very relaxed.

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Michelle F
10 August 2018|
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Response from Astrid G | Property representative |
Hi Michelle - we're sorry but the paths and courtyard are for pedestrians only. Best wishes, Astrid (Visitor Experience Manager at Gunby).
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Roy R
21 June 2018|
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Response from keith f | Reviewed this property |
National trust property adult is £8.10
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24 July 2016|
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Response from scorpiocat | Reviewed this property |
Approx. 11 - 4.
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