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Washington Old Hall

Washington Old Hall Lodge The Avenue, Washington NE38 7LE, England
+44 191 416 6879
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Owned by the National Trust and well worth a visit if you are in the area. There is parking... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cliff J
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London, United Kingdom
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very interesting beautiful place to visit gardens lovely small but good .lots of little pups in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
karen a
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Washington, United Kingdom
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Washington Old Hall Lodge The Avenue, Washington NE38 7LE, England
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+44 191 416 6879
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"ancestral home"
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"national trust"
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"interesting house"
in 8 reviews
"great grandfather"
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"small car park"
in 5 reviews
"small property"
in 9 reviews
"small coffee shop"
in 3 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 18 reviews
"nt property"
in 7 reviews
"gardens are beautiful"
in 4 reviews
"nt members"
in 8 reviews
"american history"
in 7 reviews
"afternoon visit"
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"president of the united states"
in 6 reviews
"steeped in history"
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"small tea room"
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"bird watching"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Owned by the National Trust and well worth a visit if you are in the area. There is parking on-site but only for a few cars; there is however, plenty of parking in the road outside. Its not one of the Trusts larger properties but...More

Thank Cliff J
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Reviewed 1 week ago

very interesting beautiful place to visit gardens lovely small but good .lots of little pups in area to eat set in a beautiful village just at side of a gorgeous church

Thank karen a
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the smaller National Trust properties in the North East but worth a visit all the same. Nice to look round the home and enjoy the views of the garden, whilst playing in the play area and exploring the gardens. There is...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely visit to this small but beautiful NT property. Unfortunately there is no disabled access to the upper floors where the exhibitions are but they have installed a lift in the garden to facilitate easier access to the 2 different levels. They have...More

Thank David R
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small car-park for 5 cars,on -street available Access tricky for those with walking difficulties/wheelchair as lift to lower level is out-of-order.House is really interesting with excellent guides.Surprise to learn house had previously been tenements,hard to believe life of those in such small rooms.Nice little cafe...More

Thank quadrant2017
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is a small parking area outside this delightful building. It is a very well maintained house with original features. There are historical artefacts of George Washington's ancestors and families who lived in this house when it was being tenemented. There is also a well...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very interesting place. Parking is on the streer so can be a bit difficult. A good few steps to the upper gallery's .the gardens are good but not a vast area .Orchard and pond a bit over grown but proablly better in...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was an amazing visit and surprisingly rewarding. We anticipated a short visit but when we arrived we were greeted by a lady who was a mine of information and she gave us a history of the hall, which was riveting. We spent a good...More

1  Thank Tony B
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Reviewed 13 June 2018

Revisit as it turns out almost to the day. The hall is interesting not just in an 'it's an old Manor House with huge historical connections " but also in that it housed regular families until fairly recently. However what swings this place for me...More

Thank FlorianFY
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Reviewed 11 June 2018

OK, we didn't (time pressures) get to go round the Old Hall but the gardens were pleasant for a cup of coffee, a meg stretch, and for the dog to unwind a bit and do its business. We chose the Old Hall because it's halfway...More

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Mandolouk
19 March 2018|
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Response from Nigel B | Reviewed this property |
About two hours including a short stop at the delicious cafe on site.
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Kennco
19 September 2016|
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Response from jantNorthEastUk | Reviewed this property |
It is around £5.50 per adult. Or £6 if gift aided. Important to check Website too for opening times as can be closed for events
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jackie c
7 April 2015|
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Response from Joe P |
Yes, but not in the house itself
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