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“A beautiful house”
Review of Shibden Hall

Shibden Hall
Ranked #1 of 41 things to do in Halifax
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: et in the picturesque Shibden valley, a mile from Halifax, Shibden Hall dates back to 1420 and offers visitors a fascinating journey through the lives of the people who lived and worked here. Shibden Hall's architecture is a mix of styles reflecting its interesting and varied history. The adjacent 17th century aisled barn and workshops house a carriage collection and displays relating to different crafts, including a blacksmiths, coopers, wheelwrights and saddlers. Shibden even has a recreated brewhouse and inn. The Hall is surrounded by the beautifully restored gardens and estate that forms Shibden Park. There are a range of features and attractions, including a cafe and visitor facilities, miniature railway, boating lake, pitch & putt course as well as trails, play area, orienteering course and woodland in which to roam.
Reviewed January 9, 2013

full of charm & history Its one of my favourate houses It still feels like a home & its sett in good parkland with a lake & a heritage museum & the shop sells some nice locally made things

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Reviewed January 9, 2013

me and my family have gone to shibden hall and park several times over the years and i still love to go back every so often. the hall is fantastic and is carefully looked after and restored to keep it looking it's best.

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Reviewed January 6, 2013

Love going to Shibden, nice park for children and ok for dogs (though not very big) The Hall it's self is lovely to look round (again not very big). I have been here many times over the years and it holds fond memories.

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Reviewed January 6, 2013

spent many a pleasant Sunday here with the kids visiting the swings, rowing a boat on the lake and enjoying an ice cream

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Reviewed January 5, 2013

Lovely clean park, lots of space for kids to run around, good good in cafe at a reasonable price. It is a surprise to find such a lovely open space with good facilities in the middle of Halifax.

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