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Chantry Park

Hadleigh Road, Ipswich, England
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Best Park in Ipswich!

Mind you I would say that it's an extension to my back garden. I'm over there most days with my... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2018
Susan152
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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nice park

this would be one of the best parks in ipswich , I often come here to run because on the route it... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2018
Tim B
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“play area”(6 reviews)
“chicken club”(2 reviews)
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Large park with cricket ground
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Hadleigh Road, Ipswich, England
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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Mind you I would say that it's an extension to my back garden. I'm over there most days with my dog. The park isn't so nice as it used to be, I can remember all the gardens with roses and lovely flower beds but like...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2018

this would be one of the best parks in ipswich , I often come here to run because on the route it has different terains so is good for cardio-vascular endurance

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Reviewed 12 December 2017

Not too many changes over the years and has some lovely areas, although i# do think more could be made in terms of activities for children. There was more available when I was a child. I understand that tennis courts etc were vandalised years ago...More

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Reviewed 3 December 2017

This should be a nice park as there are some nice big open spaces, some small wooded areas, a good childrens' playground and the grounds of the old house to walk around. However, like so many open spaces, it is ruined by inconsiderate dog owners...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2017

Good big open space for the dogs and having a picnic. Cricket pitch, good walks and very reasonably priced little nurseries (open Tues and Thurs), nice old house now being used by Sue Ryder as a nursing home but the public toilets are really scabby,...More

Thank easilypleasedNorfolk
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

Beautiful park and nice play area for kids though could open the loos earlier though on a Saturday at half 8 they were still locked.

Thank tanelley
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Reviewed 18 July 2017

Normally I take the dog out into the countryside for his walks, but as I was passing I decided to try the park. The wild areas behind the cricket club and bowls club were great for dog walking, might as well have been in the...More

1  Thank RichardOfIpswich
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Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

One of many beautiful parks in Ipswich. Walk around the ponds and the knotted garden. If you're lucky you may see a muntjac deer.

1  Thank Katie B
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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We spent the whole afternoon in this park. The Children's play area is fab with plenty to keep them busy. The park itself is huge and we spent ages walking around the grounds. There is plenty to get the kids into nature with trees to...More

1  Thank rachel w
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Reviewed 9 April 2017

Sunday was a lovely day and I was passing near Ipswich so I joined a friend to walk his dogs in Chantry Park. Never been here before and what an absolute delight, such lovely grounds and you wouldn't think you were so close the Ipswich,...More

1  Thank MidLifeMini
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Sadly, there is no cafe in Chantry Park. In the past, the stable block attached to the mansion has been the home to two or three cafes over the years, but regrettably none of them lasted. I guess there were insufficient... More
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