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Chinqua Penn Plantation

2138 Wentworth St, Reidsville, NC 27320-7304
+1 336-349-4576
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It used to be Grand

This used to e a place where you could take a tour of this mansion and it's furnishings that had... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
Dan A
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Danville, Virginia
It's closed and privately owned

This was a really cool place to visit at one time but sadly all that remains is the house and... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2017
PirateNeil
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Reidsville, North Carolina
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5 Mar 2018
“It used to be Grand”
2 Mar 2017
“It's closed and privately owned”
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2138 Wentworth St, Reidsville, NC 27320-7304
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+1 336-349-4576
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

This used to e a place where you could take a tour of this mansion and it's furnishings that had been collected from all over the world by the Penn family. It had been sold and then went into banhruptcy and now is a property...More

2  Thank Dan A
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Reviewed 2 March 2017

This was a really cool place to visit at one time but sadly all that remains is the house and grounds which have been held privately a couple of times now.

1  Thank PirateNeil
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Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

A beautiful English house and gardens with a splendid view of the county side and the land. The house and adjacent buildings are beautiful and as if they are from a postcard if only they allowed admission inside. The large property is excellent for biking...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2015 via mobile

This was a very beautiful house and garden, but time and neglect has caught up with it. I loved the mud room when they offered tours of the house. I hope someone will purchase it and bring its glory back.

2  Thank James G
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Reviewed 13 July 2015

I had the opportunity to visit Chinqua Penn Plantation when it was open to the public and full of antiques, furniture and other treasures. I had read that there was an auction to try to recoup some of the money so all the plantation's history...More

3  Thank NCTraveler2015
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Reviewed 25 May 2015 via mobile

My husband and I just moved to Reidsville and we are not far at all from the house. We road there it's for sale. I did get out and walk around. I took pictures didn't know if I could. I wished I had plenty of...More

6  Thank Izzygi
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Reviewed 22 April 2015

After years of mismanagement and then being sold for 4+million dollars to tobacco tycoon who obtained the money to purchase buy fraudulent means-Its public record and was also in the local Greensboro News and Record (currently incarcerated) all the assets have been sold and it...More

4  Thank Hoteladvisor88
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Reviewed 18 October 2014

Went with my Mom to visit and were pleasantly surprised by the wealth of the owners and the knowledge of the tour guides. Is a beautiful place and beautiful things.

Thank Charlotte C
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Reviewed 11 August 2014

This attraction has been closed for sometime. There is still a great walking trail around some of the property with interesting historical info about the former grand country home. You can see the home from the trail. It was a gem in its day. Sorry...More

3  Thank ComfortMallard
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Reviewed 12 April 2014

Saw on the news ... Stripped of antiques .. Property is for sale!!! Unless your buying it is NO LONGER A PLACE OF INTEREST.. Very sad to report this :(

3  Thank Alona L
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Casey M
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Response from James G | Reviewed this property |
You can see the house from the road but it is a private home that is no longer occupied.
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