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Northamptonshire Country Houses

19 Jul — 23 Jul 2021 | Tour Director: Adam White

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Tour Director

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Adam White,

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Itinerary

Day

1

Tour assembles 1330 at Kettering Station followed by 1400 at Rushton Hall Hotel & Spa. Afternoon: gardens at Holdenby House. Four nights at Rushton Hall Hotel & Spa.

Day

2

Morning: St Edmund’s Church, Warkton followed by gardens at Boughton House. Afternoon: Kirby Hall, Lyveden New Bield and Rushton Triangular Lodge (exterior only).  

Day

3

Morning: St Mary the Virgin Church, Great Brington (Spencer Chapel), Althorp Estate (house). Afternoon: St Peter’s Church, Deene (Brudenell Chapel) and Deene Park (house and gardens).

Day

4

Morning: All Saints’ Church, Lamport and Lamport Hall (house and gardens). Afternoon: gardens at Cottesbrooke Hall (guided tour with Head Gardener) and All Saints’ Church, Cottesbrooke.

Day

5

Tour disperses after breakfast at hotel or c 1000 at Kettering Station.

Tour Dates

19 Jul — 23 Jul 2021

Days

5

Cost

TBC

Tour Code

NHC2-21

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Testimonial

"Excellent programme of private visits to country houses, all of which were outstanding and all different from one another."
"Five stars for Adam White – he is so extremely good in every aspect"
- ACE customers on a previous Northamptonshire Country Houses tour

FITNESS / PRACTICALITIES

A lot of the walking on this tour is over uneven ground, including flagstones and cobblestones that can be slippery when wet. There is a narrow iron staircase to access the viewpoint at Lyveden New Bield.

Cost of £1595 includes: accommodation based on sharing a superior twin or double bedded room, breakfast, three lunches, dinner with water & coffee, excursions & admissions, gratuities.

Not included: travel insurance, classic double room for single use supplement £200, superior double room for single use supplement £280.

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