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Ascott House

Ascott House Ascott, Leighton Buzzard LU7 0PS, England
+44 1296 688242
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Good National Trust Property

a pleasure to walk through well looked after gardens, with great views over the bedfordshire... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
Great place to visit

The gardens are just stunning and it's such a wonderful place to wander round. There is a lovely... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Ascott House Ascott, Leighton Buzzard LU7 0PS, England
+44 1296 688242
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Reviewed 1 week ago

a pleasure to walk through well looked after gardens, with great views over the bedfordshire countryside all the way to the Chiltern hills in Bedordshire & Buckinghamshire,

Thank crunchie3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The gardens are just stunning and it's such a wonderful place to wander round. There is a lovely coffee shop with wonderful cakes. Well worth a visit and reasonable entry fee

Thank Frupoi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ascott House and Gardens was a wonderful visit. You can tour several rooms in the manor, but the gardens are impressive. This was also the home of the Rothschild's. It is part of the National Trust, and if you are a member the admission is...More

Thank TravelerELO
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Given that this place is quite local I'm really not sure why it took us so long to get round to this place....but it was sure worth the wait. Stunning gardens, perfect for a nice Sunday afternoon stroll and with the added benefit of an...More

1  Thank nick_white
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This is a very well maintained garden in true National Trust style, and we enjoyed the colours and shapes. It would have been a five star review, but sadly it is let down by the tea room. In spite of evidence to the contrary, this...More

Thank Teacupcake
Reviewed 3 September 2017

We were recommended this place by a volunteer at another National Trust place (Stowe) and are glad we took the advice on board. The gardens are really attractive and a great place to wander around. The house is very attractive externally and internally what is...More

1  Thank Paul V
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

I try to visit Ascot House every year. We spent the afternoon here, a wonderful summer's day. The house was as usual interesting, the guides knowing the History & many stories to tell. A beautiful Rothschild private residents is open for the public to visit....More

Thank carolinamoon123
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Beautiful, well kept gardens. Paths are looked after very well and have options for wheelchair access. Little surprises around almost every corner with garden and water features. Little cafe provides loveley cakes and lunch options for big and little people.

Thank ChrisLV10
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Me, my wife and two friends frequent National Trust properties and have no idea why we have not visited Ascott House before. I am glad we now have. Although once owned by the Rothschild family (they do still have living accommodation in the upstairs) and...More

Thank Roger S
Reviewed 26 August 2017

I have visited here twice this yr. In May, to take our American friend who fell in love with the selection on Magnolia trees and bulbs and July to see the selection of digitalis. The house contents has a Rhodan bronze, Turner painting and probably...More

1  Thank Burcottguy
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4 July 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
Alan C
28 April 2017|
Response from NationalTrustAscott | Property representative |
Coach parties are by appointment only. Please contact the Ascott Estate Office on 01296 688242.