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National Trust AND English Heritage Property!

I start by saying this is a site which is jointly managed by National Trust and English Heritage so... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JackWho
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Redditch, United Kingdom
Graceful retreat

We started our visit at the Orchard cafe - a new facility which offered a tempting range of snacks... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
No1Steve
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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All reviews arts and crafts english heritage dual carriageway william morris front of the house drinks machine owned by the national trust well worth a visit eh members monastic life lovely site parking charge monks lived nt members country house tea room interesting place to visit
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I start by saying this is a site which is jointly managed by National Trust and English Heritage so you can access the property without charge if you are member of either. We didn't see any National Trust signage - which would be helpful -...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We started our visit at the Orchard cafe - a new facility which offered a tempting range of snacks and light lunches. The fruit scone was very light, short, warm and delicious - but with more health emphasis on cutting out the sugar it would...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Priory was absolutely beautiful, in a very lovely and tranquil location. The gardens were very sympathetically done. Picnic tables were scattered here and there, which on another occasion would be great to sit at. The house was of moderate interest but the staff were...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely house set in the grounds of the ancient mount grace priory. It’s hot a lovely new cafe and tea room . The house was has strong links to Gertrude bell of Arabia. Originally a guest house for visiting monks. It is complete and fascinating....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Mount Grace Priory expecting to find a ruin. However, there is so much more. We arrived at lunchtime and had bacon and sausage baps in the new cafe. We then explored the arts and crafts manor house before moving on to the ruin....More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Despite the chill in the air and the dearth of vegetation, the spring flowers (particularly the myriad snowdrops) really make this an interesting site

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Anthony P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited recently for the first time in many years. It was good to be able to go inside the house, and to understand a little of the Arts and Crafts restoration and the preservation of the priory. The priory itself is pleasant and peaceful,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited English Heritage property/ National Trust of Mount Grace Priory today. Made welcome by staff i the shop/ticket office. Visited to see the snowdrops. A good display of these heralds of spring. Also,enjoyed soup in the relatively new cafe.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Geoffrey O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Being members of English heritage entry was free. the builing were very interesting as were the grounds. Staff very knowedegible

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank svenglide2013
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very interesting reconstruction of a monk's 'cell showing how they lived pre-reformation. Lovely grounds with good views and a recently re-modelled garden. New cafe is small but has seating outside to cater for overflow.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Manchestergirl6
November 2, 2018|
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Response from loushaun | Reviewed this property |
It’s a beautiful place to visit but I wouldn’t really say it is pushchair or wheelchair friendly really as you’re scrambling round ruins etc. For slightly older children it would be great, they’d have a whale of a time... More
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milnealison6cows2018
July 8, 2018|
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Response from U6226YJgrahamp | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I didn’t see one that I can remember, you could always give them a call.
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IvyFlood
September 6, 2017|
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Response from gianlorenzo | Reviewed this property |
No idea. We are English Heritage.
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