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Peckover House

Peckover House North Brink, Wisbech PE13 1JR, England
+44 1945 583463
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A Short Visit, Wonderful garden and stunning exterior of house

I had a memorable visit to this lovely NT house. Undoubtedly the garden is the feature, but the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
HelenaWashington
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March, United Kingdom
Hidden gem

On arrival in Wisbech, you notice that the property is right in the middle of the town. However, as... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
danEa001
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A National Trust Property - house, grounds containing a Stables restaurant etc.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“the barn” (25 reviews)
“tea room” (24 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Peckover House North Brink, Wisbech PE13 1JR, England
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+44 1945 583463
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I had a memorable visit to this lovely NT house. Undoubtedly the garden is the feature, but the whole façade of the Peckover House itself is impressive and the adjoining Georgian terraces and houses, beside the river

Thank HelenaWashington
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On arrival in Wisbech, you notice that the property is right in the middle of the town. However, as soon as you walk through the door, it doesn't take long at all to be surprised at the gardens behind that town looking exterior. The gardens...More

Thank danEa001
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed exploring the house and garden of this well known and philanthropic family. It was very interesting to understand their banking activities and the family's contribution to education generally. The rooms were interesting to savor the life in times gone by. Very much worth a...More

Thank Bruce S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Being a family with younger kids we find ourselves telling them kids to be quiet a lot in these sort of places. Not Peckover house, kids are encouraged to learn and are welcomed in the house. The gardens are amazing, all year round. Well worth...More

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had the absolute please of attending my nieces wedding here on Friday. It’s a beautiful old house which from the front looks stunning enough standing close to the banks of the river but the real treasures are the amazing gardens which stretch across the back...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When we drove to the house I was disappointed it was located in the town center, but boy, was I wrong ;). There is a whole garden hidden behind this beautiful building. The interior is exquisite, so beautiful and marvelous colors and detailed decorations. A...More

Thank postvoorrachel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I was unable twelve months ago to visit the house as we were 5 minutes late to enter the house so only viewed the gardens and we are now able whilst staying over night in Wisbech for a wedding. The house (Bank...More

Thank busterSolihull
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been visiting many of the national trust properties in the east of England and this house did not disappoint. There is a beautiful garden, complete with Croquet lawn. The house itself has also been very well looked after and contains many interesting features....More

Thank Tom G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were pleasantly received by the nice ladies on reception, and at the door of the house itself. The building is elegant and invokes the spirit of its age. We enjoyed our chat with an elderly gentleman in period military uniform tucked away in the...More

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Wonderfully located NT Georgian house on the river bank. Originally owned by very interesting banking family. The two acre gardens are most lovingly tended and designed. The Rush Barn provides good food. Entry free to NT members of course

Thank Yeadon
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Jules B
23 March 2016|
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Response from Goody2Shoes2014 |
There isn't parking at the actually at the house but there is parking a short walk from it.
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JacquiKingsLynn662
14 February 2016|
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Response from Fenlandier | Reviewed this property |
See website link for up to date details about opening.
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Maureen B
13 September 2015|
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Response from Fenlandier | Reviewed this property |
See website for up to date details about opening hours.
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