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Chinqua Penn Plantation

2138 Wentworth St, Reidsville, NC 27320-7304
+1 336-349-4576
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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
Reidsville, North Carolina
Trail Walking

A beautiful English house and gardens with a splendid view of the county side and the land. The... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2016
Stoneville, North Carolina
via mobile
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2 Mar 2017
“It's closed and privately owned”
3 Jan 2016
“Trail Walking”
2138 Wentworth St, Reidsville, NC 27320-7304
+1 336-349-4576
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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.

Thank PirateNeil
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

Thank noah_purgason
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Reviewed 6 April 2014

...little waterfall on the property. ---a little lake on the property. ---an area where the family used to chillax next to the lake ---btw their lake fared much better than the richer, more pretentious rj Reynolds family lake in Winston ---woods ----trees ---and old moonshine...More

Thank PackLightAndGo
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Casey M
6 October 2015|
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.