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Forty Hall & Estate

Closed Now: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Open today: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Nice Place

I never knew it existed and was loooking for a farm shop. Was pleasantly surprised even though just... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
732paulah
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London, United Kingdom
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Plenty of space for the children to run around on a good day

best during a dry day although the House is open to the public. There is a children's play area... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2018
ivor123
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London
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Forty Hill, Enfield EN2 9HA, England
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All reviews walled garden farm shop small farm jacobean manor dressing up clothes run around ducks and geese lovely house ancient trees lord mayor grounds are beautiful worth a visit car park open days special events great walk the kitchen
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Another excellent tour again this year. All the staff were very welcoming and mince pies and drinks were available to buy on entry. The mulled wine was delicious. This year the characters in the various rooms did not speak which made us really think about...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AmbridgeGirl
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a fantastic few hours at their Christmas market, parking free on a Sunday although this can be busy, free entry to the beautiful house although contributions are welcome. Beautiful grounds for a walk and tearooms are there although we didn't have time to sample....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I never knew it existed and was loooking for a farm shop. Was pleasantly surprised even though just popped into the farm shop (excellent kale,potatoes bacon..... haven’t cooked the lamb yet) and the cafe. Cafe is in a quaint courtyard. Staff very pleasant and accommodating,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 732paulah
Reviewed 26 October 2018

best during a dry day although the House is open to the public. There is a children's play area down in the woods with a small zip wire

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ivor123
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Living locally we appreciate Forty Hall and the grounds are well maintained now with paths that meander alongside fishing lakes and provide some great walks. The wonderful walled garden is a delight and Forty Hall itself is great. There are many different aspects to Forty...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ralph K
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Dropped in here on our London Loop walk. The cafe was nice- the cream tea was excellent. The walled garden and trees were impressive, and would work at different seasons.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jonhayes
Reviewed 14 October 2018

We visited Forty Hall with a friend from the area. Parking and entry is free which was a bonus as I am not sure I wold pay much to enter. The gardens were nice, the walled garden very pleasant and some lovely trees in the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank grandad88
Reviewed 12 October 2018

We were lucky with the weather and also the day as Forty Hall was hosting a special to celebrate the harvest. Activities included bread making and making corn dolls by volunteers in costume. It is described as one of London's 'best-kept secrets' and it has...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

Enjoyable any time of year but worth trying to time your visit with some of the excellent special events. Today inside the house were costumed volunteers in all of the rooms. Many had activities and demonstrations for children - cook in the kitchen was especially...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank AlinaRC
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Beautiful landscaped gardens and parkland with a vast amount of trees, flowers also a nature trail which cyclists can also use. Pretty English old style tea cafe with cakes, soups, sandwiches and more. Visit the historical Jacobean Manor House furnished all for free.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sophia C
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Marina M
21 April 2018|
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Response from AmbridgeGirl | Reviewed this property |
It opens fairly early but look at their website. I've been walking there as early as 9am. Enjoy.
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31cal
5 May 2017|
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Response from alan c | Reviewed this property |
The house is open every weekend and is free entry. Have a good visit. Don't forget to leave time to view the gardens. The car park is free also . Regards Alan
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Response from Shirley R | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't have a dog but seen a few in the grounds.
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