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Lovely little museum, full of interesting rooms and facts. Great way to spend a grey afternoon and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sharonandglen
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Essex
Reasonable meal had invited to look at house

Nipped in for some lunch a few days ago. Polite staff. Meals were good and the seating area was... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2018
ALAN S
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Built in 1611, this is the country's largest thatched manor house.
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Manor House West Street, Alford LN13 9HT, England
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+44 1507 463073
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have eaten here before and also been around the Manor House, so this is just reviewing the food and drinks in their cafe area. The cafe was clean and comfortable ,but the food content was quite poor ,considering the price being paid - struggled...More

Thank acko
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely little museum, full of interesting rooms and facts. Great way to spend a grey afternoon and great value too

Thank Sharonandglen
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Nipped in for some lunch a few days ago. Polite staff. Meals were good and the seating area was suitable with a high child for the you one. We were invited to look around the ground floor displays. Pleasant afternoon

Thank ALAN S
Reviewed 19 July 2018

I have been here before, and as a friend was staying we visited this week. The displays of WW1 were as always evocative and well documented. Beautiful house and wonderful gardens. I particularly like the fruit & veg plots outside and hopefully, this produce is...More

Thank lynnc185
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Went there for a walk around, got really into the history of the place. You get lost in your mind, reliving how it must have been to have lived in those times. Will be going back with the family.

Thank Val L
Reviewed 17 May 2018

Sadly this is one of these gems you could easily pass by despite its large main road frontage. Until we'd booked the premises following a funeral service nearby, we'd have passed it by too.So, in future if you are passing through Alford, don't just head...More

1  Thank ILP-JP
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely piece of chocolate cake that was very moist and was homemade. The pot of.tea was lovely too. The staff were very friendly and helpful and assisted with getting the pushchair up and down a few steps. Garden is stunning would highly recommend.

Thank Vicki C
Reviewed 16 October 2017

great little place love going bk in time seeing how people lived and worked volunteer kevan new all his stuff about every machine

Thank ken t
Reviewed 10 September 2017

There is a lot to see here, museum in barn full of interesting things that relate to Alford and the tradesmen who lived and worked in area.Lots of agreculturtural tools ,history of long gone brewery. The house is the oldest thatched manor in UK,had a...More

2  Thank lottie49
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Couldn't have wished for a better Bank Holiday lovely weather the place was a hive and kids loved it . Had a lite nite and drink in the Manor House 🏡 and couldn't fault it with good prices will be back .

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gertylou
19 September 2016|
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Response from 962gill |
Didn't see any whilst I was there. Maybe guide dogs would be allowed
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gertylou
19 September 2016|
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Response from jacquiday | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure but if you have guide dogs it should be acceptable by law
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Blackisbees
14 April 2015|
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Response from 962gill |
Hi Blackisbees- Manor House quite disability friendly and yes there is loads of room too park a bus.
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