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Farnborough Hall, Nr Banbury 21.5 miles / 34.5kms

Honey-coloured stone house with exquisite plasterwork and treasures collected during

the Grand Tour, surrounded by a fine landscaped garden.

Snowshill Manor & Garden, Nr Broadway 24.5 miles / 39.5kms

Charles Wade spent his life and inherited wealth amassing a spectacular collection of

everyday and extraordinary objects from across the globe. Laid out theatrically

according to Wade's wishes, the Manor is literally packed to the rafters with 22,000 or so

unusual objects. The Manor is also surrounded by an intriguing terraced hillside garden

designed in the Arts and Crafts style.

Other local places of interest

The Saxon Sanctuary, Wootton Wawen 6.6 miles / 10.6 kms

Warwickshire's oldest church is a storybook in stone. Its tower saw in the last millennium

and the drama of English history has swept through it ever since.

Warwick Castle 8.5 miles / 14kms

Immerse yourself in a thousand years of history, where ancient myths and spell-binding

tales will set your imagination alight.

Warwickshire Museum, Warwick 8.7 miles / 14 kms

The headquarters of the Warwickshire Museum Service is housed in the 17th century

market hall. It is one of the few buildings in the centre of Warwick that survived the

disastrous fire that swept through the town in 1694. Displays of Geology, Biology and

Archaeology illustrate the natural and historical heritage of the county that lies at the

heart of England.

Ragley Hall, Alcester 9 miles / 14.5kms

Ragley Hall, the Warwickshire home of the Marquess and Marchioness of Hertford, is set

in 27 acres of beautiful formal gardens. In addition to the house and gardens there is

parkland originally designed by Lancelot 'Capability' Brown, a lakeside picnic area,

childrens adventure playground, maze, gift-shop and terrace tearooms providing a day

out for all the family.

Compton Verney 9.2 miles / 14.8 kms

Explore artworks from around the world, relax in stunning 'Capability' Brown parkland and

enjoy a refreshing break in the café.

Hatton Country World 10.5 miles / 16.9 kms

You'll enjoy a fantastic family day out with animals and adventure activities or perhaps

treat yourself to a little retail therapy in the shopping village, all in a wonderful

countryside setting. There is an exciting programme of events to keep the whole family

entertained.

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