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Sulgrave Manor

Sulgrave Manor | Sulgrave, Banbury OX17 2SD, England
+44 1295 760205
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Ancestral home of George Washington?s family is a fine example of a manor house and garden at the time of Shakespeare.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“guided tour” (19 reviews)
Sulgrave Manor | Sulgrave, Banbury OX17 2SD, England
+44 1295 760205
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Firstly, George Washington never lived here but his ancestors did. One of them got very rich by marrying a rich widow and then when she died he married another one. Not as bad idea. This is a very nice clean and fresh attraction that is...More

Thank James F
Reviewed 26 August 2017

We took a visitor from Germany and he found the tour extremely enjoyable thanks to the very knowledgable guide. Restaurant food was good.

1  Thank happydaisy2017
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Arrived in time to join a group being shown around. Our guide (Linda) was excellent and told us a lot about the Washington family history. Not many rooms to look around but the garden was very pleasant and full of colour. A nice touch was...More

Thank Dorothy M
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Very friendly guides and cafe staff. We arrived an hour before the next tour and enjoyed a light lunch in the courtyard restaurant. Sandwich and baked potato with cake to follow, served with tea and coffee. There is an exhibition in the outbuildings. The Tour...More

Thank Jacquie G
Reviewed 2 August 2017

George Washington's ancestral home.is full of interest and very impressive. Visit to the manor is by guided tour which was very good. We particularly liked the Washington connections and you can even see a chair he probably sat on (in the States he never visited...More

Thank Maxim123153
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Frankly, I do not need too many words to express my view on this visit, it was just brilliant. From the moment that we were greeted by Thea, to the coffee and cake we had in the very pleasant cafe, it was all most enjoyable....More

Thank Nickshare
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

The young RInbows went to explore last night at Sulgrave. I was a helper what an amazing building and gardens so lucky to have on our doorstep. The girls loved exploring and smelling the flowers and herbs. They and helpers had a smashing time Thank...More

Thank Clair H
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Visited here recently interesting place but quite small with guided tours only so involves hanging around for the next tour -The day I visited it was gorgeous sunshine so waited in the pleasant garden but not sure where you would wait if it was pouring...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Four of us recently visited the Manor and whilst we had a lovely time, certain things really let it down. See below for our detailed review... ARRIVAL: There is ample parking for the grounds, and in the middle of the countryside it is a very...More

Thank ViaNovus
Reviewed 24 June 2017

We live only 7 miles from George Washington's Mount Vernon in Virginia and so were excited to learn that Sulgrave, England is the Washington ancestral home and that Sulgrave Manor was built by Lawrence Washington, George's 5th great grandfather. We stayed at a lovely cottage...More

1  Thank Dale B
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