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Chantry Park

Hadleigh Road, Ipswich, England
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A lovely natural park

Not too many changes over the years and has some lovely areas, although i# do think more could be... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Ipswich, United Kingdom
Inconsiderate Dog Owners

This should be a nice park as there are some nice big open spaces, some small wooded areas, a good... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Large park with cricket ground
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“london road” (4 reviews)
“cricket pitch” (3 reviews)
“cricket club” (2 reviews)
Hadleigh Road, Ipswich, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

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

Thank 575karendavis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank Keeop
Reviewed 26 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
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
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
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
Reviewed 16 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
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
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Lovely cuppa and cake in traditional environment. Loved to see th commitment of dementia friendly care. Chilled out and touched by the caring.....great idea and working really well 😉

1  Thank Tracey W
Reviewed 13 March 2017

A large park with some free parking a small childrens play area but not much else toilets a bit minging

Thank anthonyachesney
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stuart t
5 April 2017|
Response from Peter E | Reviewed this property |
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