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Achieved my ambition

I am a science geek. Have been since I was a kid in Amsterdam. All my life I have been entranced by... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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great travesty

Had a weekend in Lincoln, travelled to Ellys Manor House on spec. When we got there (in the pouring... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2018
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Ellys Manor House Dallygate, Grantham NG33 5DP, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am a science geek. Have been since I was a kid in Amsterdam. All my life I have been entranced by the genius that was Isaac Newton. It was been a real honour to visit Ellys Manor House the home of my hero Isaac...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 27 October 2018

Had a weekend in Lincoln, travelled to Ellys Manor House on spec. When we got there (in the pouring rain) the house was closed. There was a notice on the door which I read and then one of the windows was opened by a gentleman...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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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

Date of experience: September 2017
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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.

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank John C
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

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Lynn P
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

Date of experience: August 2017
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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 .

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Wrexon
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

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank LeedsCaz
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

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Julie P
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

Date of experience: July 2017
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