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Minster Lovell Hall & Dovecote

Minster Road, Minster Lovell, Witney, England
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Great little place by the river, which is lovely on a sunny day. Lots of history here and worth a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Witney, United Kingdom
Well kept and plenty of info

Staying in a cottage nearby decided to go for a walk to the hall.It was well signposted and we... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
Norwich, United Kingdom
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Minster Road, Minster Lovell, Witney, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great little place by the river, which is lovely on a sunny day. Lots of history here and worth a detour if nearby

Thank witneytraveller
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Staying in a cottage nearby decided to go for a walk to the hall.It was well signposted and we found it easily after walking through the charming village. The grass had been cut and the whole place was tidy with no litter.The information boards scattered...More

Thank Tonyholland233
Reviewed 10 October 2017

A great walk with plenty of views and scenery to see on a sunny day also ideal for a long walk around the ruins and river parking is limited but should be able to park quite close thanks nick b

Thank Nick B
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Set at the rear of Minster Lovell church which is a beautiful old church in beautiful surroundings. peaceful place great for a picnic and a great back drop for photography. Also if you like historical buildings. It is kept very clean and tidy will take...More

Thank myth
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Behind the church is hidden a beautiful ruin Manor House/stately home. So beautifully kept. Would recommend anyone to go and imagine the history behind it. You can buy a tourist guide from the church which is well worth the few quid it costs (honesty box...More

Thank Jo K
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Visited here one sunny day while in the area. The minster is mainly ruins but in a beautiful spot nestled between the parish church and the river windrush. Park at the lane end and walk down to the church. A good spot for a family...More

Thank Ian T
Reviewed 31 August 2017

It's not easy to park and you need to walk on rough slightly hilly ground to get there. However hidden behind the church (pop in and see the impressive effigy and tomb of the owner of the Hall) you find these lovely ruins. It was...More

Thank anonemouse081
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

On the walk along the River Windrush. It's free with informative boards to let you know what it used to be like. Worth a visit for the history and stunning views and location.

Thank StudentBum
Reviewed 20 August 2017

An amazing ruin of an enormous house which the owner just left and moved to Norfolk! It must have been like a palace in the area. Dovecote - splendid but it would be super if there were a window in the door so one could...More

Thank RobininBRISTOL
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This is a pleasurable walk, in a quaint village with a fine pub. The hall is in poor repair, understandable considering it's age but it is in nice grounds and plenty of places for kids to hide and play. There are crayfish in the stream...More

Thank Rodrick N
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