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Lovely site, especially good for taking photographs

This is our local ruin, it is a very well kept site with information boards depicting the history... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Fareham, United Kingdom
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Relax for a bit

Hidden gen, take a walk through the ruins and learn a little local history. Nice spot for a picnic... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
steve c
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Mill Lane, Fareham PO15 5RA, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is our local ruin, it is a very well kept site with information boards depicting the history, quite small and fairly level access.

Thank mackmanje
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to visit - very interesting if you like this kind of thing - and a pub opposite - what more could you want

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

ideal for a short visit able to look all round the ruins and plenty of space for picnic, quite hard to find the very narrow entrance but parking inside. No amenities and people using the area for dog walks, but plenty of space for children...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hidden gen, take a walk through the ruins and learn a little local history. Nice spot for a picnic with children. All free with adequate parking. Pop into the fisherman's rest for a drink of lunch afterwards.

Thank steve c
Reviewed 8 August 2018

A lovely relic of times gone by. The Abbey also hosts events such as weddings and enraptures the ethos of the monument.

Thank Anne J
Reviewed 23 July 2018

We decided to revisit the ruined Abbey having been here some years ago - but not a lot had changed! English Heritage keep the grounds and garden areas well tended but there's not a lot you can say about a roofless Abbey with unfortunately no...More

1  Thank Jockinafrock69
Reviewed 13 July 2018

We have visited the Abbey (and the pub over the road) many times on trips to Hampshire. Why do we keep coming back? Well first it brings us back to 'home territory' now that we live 'Up North'. When visiting the area we normally park...More

1  Thank whitevanman2014
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Beautiful place to roam around and take a picnic or makes for a lovely walk with the dog just enjoy a place of history no entry so just enjoy

Thank Elaine-oxborrow
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Really lovely spot. Picnics are great here. Super place for dog walks too. Very interesting history, clearly displayed.

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Only a ruin but you see how stunning it must have been, free as well with nice pub opposite, well worth a visit

Thank CruiserWayne
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27 August 2017|
Response from Lorraine S | Reviewed this property |
Yes. It's an unmanned place so no one to stop you going in. Enjoy.