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Hylands House

London Road, Chelmsford CM2 8WQ, England
+44 1245 605500
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Dog walk

Easy to park . FREE. Parking . Couple of coffee shops . You can walk on the path up to the house... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Austen b
via mobile
Historical home

This house and parkland was saved from housing development. Went inside for a gift fair. Lovely... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
Katie B
Central Saanich, Canada
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  • Poor3%
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London Road, Chelmsford CM2 8WQ, England
+44 1245 605500
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Easy to park . FREE. Parking . Couple of coffee shops . You can walk on the path up to the house . Or across the fields . Down to the lakes or in to the nice gardens with the ducks on the pond dogs...More

Thank Austen b
Reviewed 13 October 2017

This house and parkland was saved from housing development. Went inside for a gift fair. Lovely old features. There is a lift to get to first floor. My late grandmother attended a hunt ball there back in about 1910. Walk around parkland. No guided tour,...More

Thank Katie B
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Upon booking we were not told this an outside event, don't get your hopes up. Monica's diner is what you would see at a traveller fair...very poor

Thank M C
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

What a rip off! This could have been so much better if there was a bit more attention to detail. The so called tour was just of the 2 apartments and the corridor which felt quite rushed. What a shame!

1  Thank patricia2612
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

We visited Hylands today for the friends fest. Hylands itself is set within a massive ground, the area is beautiful and i'm sure is a great place to visit on a normal day. We came here to attend the friends fest. If you are a...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We visited Friends Fest at Hylands House and had a great time. We followed the directions via the official website which shows the entrance for Friends Fest as being a separate one to the main entrance to Hylands House however this isn't the case, the...More

Thank PedzSez
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Hylands House set in 500 acres of parkland. House has been removed over many years. Venue for weddings and other functions for hire. includes stables with heavy horses and carriage trips. Gift shop and restaurant on site. Extensive ground include children's playground and plenty of...More

Thank david p
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Hylands is well worth a visit - but do check opening hours on Chelmsford City Council's website. The House is definitely open on the Heritage Days of 10th and 11th September when entry is free and you will be able to see an exhibition about...More

1  Thank LindaK17
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Many events are held here including weddings, an interesting place, lovely areas to walk dogs, enjoyed an event here recently. V festival is soon.

Thank wendyjbooker
Reviewed 28 July 2017

I have so many happy memories here. Great for dogs. Children are greatly catered for here with brilliant outdoor park. Cafe for dogs and their owners is well established and a great area to warm up- or cool down- whatever the weather! A lovely family...More

Thank 3bony
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28 August 2016|
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Response from BobtheBrit | Reviewed this property |
Yes, over 550 acres, with formal gardens. check out Chelmsford City Council's website and do a search on Hylands Park as Tripadvisor won't accept links