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Ellys Manor House

Ellys Manor House Dallygate, Grantham NG33 5DP, England
+44 1476 530023
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Absolutely wonderful with a beautiful personality to guide us through

Clive Taylor is a wonderful personality with a wealth of information and love for the property and... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
marie s
,
calgary
Stunning history

An amazing Tudor house with a guided tour with enthralling details on the builder and previous... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2017
John C
,
Cirencester, United Kingdom
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Ellys Manor House Dallygate, Grantham NG33 5DP, England
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"wall paintings"
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"northern renaissance"
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"personal tour"
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"his knowledge"
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"his passion"
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"fascinating house"
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"spent a great deal of time"
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"passed quickly"
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"guided tour"
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"wool merchant"
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"hanseatic league"
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"a real hidden gem"
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"well worth a visit"
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"fascinating insight"
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"fascinating place"
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

Clive Taylor is a wonderful personality with a wealth of information and love for the property and its importance of it. A piece of history that is one of a kind. I have been here twice and was touched by the heart felt investment he...More

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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

An amazing Tudor house with a guided tour with enthralling details on the builder and previous owners. The wall paintings from early 1500s are outstanding and probably unique.

2  Thank John C
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

We did not know of the existence of this house until we were researching where to go on a short break in Grantham, we were so pleased to discover it. If you get the opportunity to visit do take it, you will not be disappointed....More

1  Thank Lynn P
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

I visited this Manor House in the Summer of 2017 and the owner was most interesting to talk to. I was most surprised and delighted at the painted walls. I learned a lot through visiting this place. I highly recommend this little known gem. Entrance...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

This beautiful house shows how domestic buildings have been altered and developed over the years. A huge amount of care and love has gone into this beautiful house with medieval wall paintings which alone make a visit worthwhile .

1  Thank Wrexon
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Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

This Manor House is tucked away next to the church as you enter Boothby Pagnell just off the A1 after Grantham. We visited earlier today. Be prepared for a very comprehensive and very informative experience. The owner was our guide. He is passionate about his...More

1  Thank LeedsCaz
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

Having just joined the HHA we weren't sure what to expect when we arrived at the manor. We were greeted by the owner and given a personal tour which lasted over 2hrs. Obviously very passionate and proud of his house, he is very knowledgeable not...More

1  Thank Julie P
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

We really enjoyed our visit through the HHA. The owner was very enthusiastic and informed. He really loves this house and we learnt a lot about its history, the lives of the wool merchants and the Hanseatic league. Left with lots more to investigate from...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2017

Clive Taylor, the owner gave us a most illuminating and interesting tour of this remarkable house. If you are ever nearby go and sample it for yourself and share his passion You will see something very unique!

1  Thank skinsid
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

When I visited I was the only person there but the owner took considerable care to cover all aspects of the house and decoration and answer my questions. The tour I had was extremely well planned and systematically covered the links between the Hansiatic League,...More

1  Thank John B
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