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Washington Old Hall

Washington Old Hall Lodge The Avenue, Washington NE38 7LE, England
+44 191 416 6879
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Washington Old Hall - A Gem!

Recently having revived our National Trust membership, we decided to break our trip up to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
JRD32
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Cambridge
Interesting place but quite small

Attractive medieval house set in a small but pretty garden. Ancestral home of George Washington's... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
inoble
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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Washington Old Hall Lodge The Avenue, Washington NE38 7LE, England
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+44 191 416 6879
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"ancestral home"
in 31 reviews
"national trust"
in 32 reviews
"interesting house"
in 8 reviews
"great grandfather"
in 3 reviews
"nt property"
in 8 reviews
"small coffee shop"
in 3 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 18 reviews
"small car park"
in 4 reviews
"gardens are beautiful"
in 4 reviews
"small property"
in 8 reviews
"nt members"
in 8 reviews
"afternoon visit"
in 3 reviews
"american history"
in 7 reviews
"president of the united states"
in 6 reviews
"steeped in history"
in 6 reviews
"small tea room"
in 3 reviews
"bird watching"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Recently having revived our National Trust membership, we decided to break our trip up to Lindisfarne with a stop off at Washington Old Hall off the A1, instead of finding a wretched petrol stop with a Costa! We were there before opening time but the...More

Thank JRD32
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Attractive medieval house set in a small but pretty garden. Ancestral home of George Washington's family (although they had moved out long before George's Great-Grandfather moved to America). Not a huge property with lots to see and with limited parking but very interesting nontheless especially...More

Thank inoble
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent an hour having a look around this super little National Trust property. Full of atmosphere, the main hall downstairs is superb. The café is worth a stop too.

Thank SurreyTweety
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Reviewed 1 week ago

this is national trust lots of history here usa & british there is a small charge for none members but still worth it Washington UK yanks love this place

Thank GatesheadProfesser
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called in one morning grounds beautiful Hall interesting.lovely coffee in a tranquil setting. Walking round the grounds was peaceful

Thank ann866
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A compact NT property that can be done inside and out in an hour, but as members it was worth popping in. Very nice gardens, incredibly friendly staff and an interesting link to the USA. Wouldn’t justify a long journey but if in the area...More

Thank drewedmin999
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Owned by the National Trust and well worth a visit if you are in the area. There is parking on-site but only for a few cars; there is however, plenty of parking in the road outside. Its not one of the Trusts larger properties but...More

Thank Cliff J
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

very interesting beautiful place to visit gardens lovely small but good .lots of little pups in area to eat set in a beautiful village just at side of a gorgeous church

Thank karen a
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Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

This is one of the smaller National Trust properties in the North East but worth a visit all the same. Nice to look round the home and enjoy the views of the garden, whilst playing in the play area and exploring the gardens. There is...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely visit to this small but beautiful NT property. Unfortunately there is no disabled access to the upper floors where the exhibitions are but they have installed a lift in the garden to facilitate easier access to the 2 different levels. They have...More

Thank David R
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Mandolouk
19 March 2018|
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Response from Nigel B | Reviewed this property |
About two hours including a short stop at the delicious cafe on site.
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Kennco
19 September 2016|
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Response from jantNorthEastUk | Reviewed this property |
It is around £5.50 per adult. Or £6 if gift aided. Important to check Website too for opening times as can be closed for events
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jackie c
7 April 2015|
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Response from Joe P |
Yes, but not in the house itself
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