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Peckover House

Peckover House North Brink, Wisbech PE13 1JR, England
+44 1945 583463
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Excellently to learn a lot of history, local, national and international

I have known Wisbech all my life but since visiting Peckover House and taking the "Behind the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
405markw
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Stamford, England, United Kingdom
great gardens

the gardens are lovely not over large but well kept the house is all so not over large and theres... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Graham515
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Wisbech, United Kingdom
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A National Trust Property - house, grounds containing a Stables restaurant etc.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“the barn” (25 reviews)
“tea room” (24 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Peckover House North Brink, Wisbech PE13 1JR, England
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+44 1945 583463
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have known Wisbech all my life but since visiting Peckover House and taking the "Behind the Scenes" tour (at extra cost) I now know a very great deal more about it. Just seeing the town from the roof was a worthwhile experience! The Quaker...More

Thank 405markw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the gardens are lovely not over large but well kept the house is all so not over large and theres not that many rooms but we live close by and often visit to see the gadens at different times of year, there is restraunt which...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took our 2-year old granddaughter on this trail through the lovely gardens full of autumnal colour. She found all 12 little animals (with a bit of directed help!) and claimed her prize in the tearoom - a thick leaf-shaped shortcake biscuit coloured like a...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although quite small compared to many of the castles and stately homes in the National Trust portfolio, the property gives a valuable and interesting insight into a bygone era. Unfortunately the contents of the house were sold off at auction when the house passed across...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We discovered Peckover by happy accident and are so pleased we did. It is a true hidden gem the garden is stunning even in autumn and draws you back to visit in high summer . The house is fascinating especially the back stories the history...More

Thank Kevin L
Reviewed 18 October 2017

I had a memorable visit to this lovely NT house. Undoubtedly the garden is the feature, but the whole façade of the Peckover House itself is impressive and the adjoining Georgian terraces and houses, beside the river

Thank HelenaWashington
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

On arrival in Wisbech, you notice that the property is right in the middle of the town. However, as soon as you walk through the door, it doesn't take long at all to be surprised at the gardens behind that town looking exterior. The gardens...More

Thank danEa001
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed exploring the house and garden of this well known and philanthropic family. It was very interesting to understand their banking activities and the family's contribution to education generally. The rooms were interesting to savor the life in times gone by. Very much worth a...More

Thank Bruce S
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Being a family with younger kids we find ourselves telling them kids to be quiet a lot in these sort of places. Not Peckover house, kids are encouraged to learn and are welcomed in the house. The gardens are amazing, all year round. Well worth...More

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Had the absolute please of attending my nieces wedding here on Friday. It’s a beautiful old house which from the front looks stunning enough standing close to the banks of the river but the real treasures are the amazing gardens which stretch across the back...More

Thank Paul G
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Jules B
23 March 2016|
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Response from Goody2Shoes2014 |
There isn't parking at the actually at the house but there is parking a short walk from it.
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JacquiKingsLynn662
14 February 2016|
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Response from Fenlandier | Reviewed this property |
See website link for up to date details about opening.
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Maureen B
14 September 2015|
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Response from Fenlandier | Reviewed this property |
See website for up to date details about opening hours.
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