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Lovely Estate

A lovely house & gardens hidden away from the main road. It’s a private house which is open to the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
TheMartins1997
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Luton, United Kingdom
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There to be enjoyed

A group of us visited Ascot House. We first had lunch in the onsite restaurant,delicious. Staff... read more

Reviewed September 12, 2018
CHRIS L
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WARE
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Ascott House Ascott, Leighton Buzzard LU7 0PT, England
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All reviews national trust rothschild family tea room the ground floor open to the public car park chinese porcelain gardens are beautiful worth a visit on display nt property family home lily pond wonderful paintings every corner hunting lodge herbaceous borders
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely house & gardens hidden away from the main road. It’s a private house which is open to the public at certain times & days of the year so it’s worth checking before you go. The house is viewed on a timed tickets &...More

Thank TheMartins1997
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The gardens really are fabulous with some beautiful hedges and featrures so well worth a visit just for them, the gardens are 5 star really. However, closing the house on a bank holiday has surely got to be ridiculous, it looks a most interresting place...More

Thank Simon G
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

A group of us visited Ascot House. We first had lunch in the onsite restaurant,delicious. Staff helpful & obliging,nothing too much trouble. Well done. House & Gardens are a visual delight,interior the same, views across gardens are stunning. Guides are quietly waiting in each room,...More

Thank CHRIS L
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

A nice way to spend a few hours. Beautiful views from the gardens which are very nice to walk around. £10:50 an adult isn’t the most expensive but you don’t get to view much of the house. There are some really nice items in each...More

Thank Robbie G
Reviewed August 29, 2018

National Trust property. Impressive country home of the Rothschild family. Priceless art works displayed. Brilliant gardens for walking and relaxing.

1  Thank chartwell372016
Reviewed August 26, 2018

Having visited Waddesdon the previous day this Rothschild property had a much more homely feel in fact the guides told us that the family do still use the property hence only the ground floor is open to the public. The grounds are peaceful to wander...More

Thank Pam L
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

So glad to have the National Trust app on the phone – it uncovers all sorts of places that would otherwise pass us by. We enjoyed our trip and agree with many of the reviews already posted. However by far the highlight of the visit...More

Thank MickC60andproud
Reviewed August 22, 2018

We came on a whim and so glad we did. What a beautiful house and setting. Loved the ceramic displays in the house and although we only got to see the ground floor we were more than happy with what we saw and what the...More

Thank Tracie C
Reviewed August 15, 2018

As National Trust members, my wife and I try to visit as many properties as we can when we are in an area and that means have seen quite a range of properties over many years. I would say that this rates as fair to...More

1  Thank Van M
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

I have rated this house average but it is probably better than that. It is several years since I visited despite it being very local to me and I was agreeably pleased to see improved facilities such as a tearoom which I did not visit...More

1  Thank TrueBrit_10
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Camper662854
September 15, 2018|
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Response from TrueBrit_10 | Reviewed this property |
House or garden? Phone and ask.
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sandybC7916QK
July 17, 2018|
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Response from Widlydidly | Reviewed this property |
Yes, Ascott House is open on 31 July 2018, note though that the gardens open at 1pm and the house at 2pm
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Finley41
July 3, 2017|
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Response from annod01 | Reviewed this property |
if you go to the national trust web site they can give you all the info you need
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