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Tour and afternoon tea

We booked Lydiard House for their tour and afternoon tea. The tour was extremely interesting and... read more

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Barbara R
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Swindon, United Kingdom
parkland

a really nice open space with good areas to walk a very good café to have a rest some good events... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
297christopher
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Swindon, United Kingdom
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Lydiard Park is a beautiful historic estate on the western edge of Swindon, with the Palladian House, Church and Walled Garden, set in 260 acres of parkland. The children's play area, Cafe & Tea Rooms, events and education programmes make Lydiard...more
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Reviewed yesterday

We booked Lydiard House for their tour and afternoon tea. The tour was extremely interesting and our guide Jackie very informative. The previous owners were mostly reprobates who married rich women but you need to go yourself to find out. The afternoon tea was excellent...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Barbara R
Reviewed 5 days ago

a really nice open space with good areas to walk a very good café to have a rest some good events held here the grounds are well maintained

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 297christopher
Reviewed 5 days ago

Acre`s of parkland with a lake and magnificent gardens, plenty of parking and a designated area for children, and even a bookable barbeque area to enjoy birthday celebrations. Absolutely brilliant.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Arsenalboy1958
Reviewed 5 days ago

Large ancient parkland, loads of space to walk the dog, great outdoor facilities for children, ornamental lakes, Woodlands, shrubberies, etc. Car parking, cafe, available on site.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank milesgking
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lydiard Park has so many attractions,there is something for everybody , from lakeside walking to fantastic play area. When you have had enough head for the Coach House Tea rooms for light refreshments where they serve an excellent cup of tea and the biggest and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sue W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to enjoy a walk or just take in the scenery of natural beauty, we like to take a picnic,but there is a cafe available,easy access,suitable for all ages.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Michele G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to Lidiard park and house on a windy wet day in November. Parkland far smaller than once was but extensive all the same with walks, lake and places for kids to play and eat. Visited the house which is now property of local council...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Middledene
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Lydiard House this Saturday though the weather wasn't promising. A kind staff member informed us about the house and you can explore it at your own space. Its long history and family history are interesting, paintings are beautiful. Amazing conservation work thanks to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 64GabiSh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great place to stop off just a 1 mile from the M4, iideal for picnic or snack from the cafe. Plenty of space for the dog to walk and interesting site. Recommended for families.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank johncZ4852NW
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The house is now owned and run by the local council so it does not have a homely feel, however it is well presented. The story is told by signage that you can read or by audio. The park is impressive. We weren't tempted by...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Response from AnndAndPaul | Reviewed this property |
There is a cost to go into the amazing house but the gardens are free.
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6 May 2018|
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Response from Vincent30061970 | Reviewed this property |
There is a good track all the way round and prays, wheelchairs can access the whole track. Please not that after bad weather some parts of the track can become quite muddy, (mainly the wooded areas on the far side. I've seen... More
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