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Alford Manor House

Manor House West Street, Alford LN13 9HT, England
+44 1507 463073
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exceptional WW1 Museum

Unlike most historical homes we have visited this one is not set out as it was lived in, but has... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2017
colin r
Skegness, United Kingdom
Not Many Places Like This Left.

Was on holiday in the area and had heard about the manor house and thought we would go and have a... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2016
Melton Mowbray, United Kingdom
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Built in 1611, this is the country's largest thatched manor house.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good45%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“craft fair” (4 reviews)
“tea room” (5 reviews)
Manor House West Street, Alford LN13 9HT, England
+44 1507 463073
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Reviewed 26 March 2017

Unlike most historical homes we have visited this one is not set out as it was lived in, but has been very well set out with WW1 memorabilia! When bequeathed the owner stipulated that it should be a reminded of what was sacrificed by all...More

1  Thank colin r
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Was on holiday in the area and had heard about the manor house and thought we would go and have a look, to be honest we wasn't expecting it to be anything fantastic, how wrong we was. The manor house is fantastic and it allows...More

Thank BattyBear
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Absolutely loved this place, the amount of history in this place is unbelievable I have never seen so much yester year stuff, from Clothes,school, washing and there is all the chemist, post office and agricultural stuff the list is endless.

Thank Tina L
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

When we arrived at Alport we went pass it stat nav taken us about 300 yards then we had to ask for direction. When we got there it was very interesting we had cake at the cafe staff very friendly and helpful had walk around...More

Thank david d
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Not very easy to find, we went pass it with sat nav. We had to ask for directions as their wasn't a sign post saying where it was. It wasn't very clear at all. The cafe was lovely and the service was good. The house...More

Thank jacquiday
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Lovely little place to stop off at. Staff very pleasant and coffee and cake was very nice too. Peaceful and relaxing atmosphere.

Thank Claraboo2
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Very nice place to sit and drink coffee food ok but no hot food sandwich & cream teas nice to have a look round the manor house

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 10 June 2016

This is well placed in the main street of the historic small town of Alford. whilst looking at houses . we had time for lunch at this Manor House, The Ploughman's Lunch was excellent with wholemeal bread. Well presented & reasonably quick. It has a...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

We dropped into the Manor House, whilst it was hosting the Craft Fair. There were loads of different stalls offering local food produce and also crafts, including wood turning. It was all a very British affair and would certainly recommend going to and engrossing yourself...More

Thank DoozeUK
Reviewed 25 April 2016

very nice place to visit if wet good home made tea and cakes lots of alford history in side and very friendly staff

Thank myguy567
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Hi, are dogs allowed??
19 September 2016|
Response from jacquiday | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure but if you have guide dogs it should be acceptable by law