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Address: St Leonards St, West Malling, England
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I like the tower. Only I dont like is the sourrounding of this tower. Someone should take care of it. Good for stopping by for up to 15min or less. You can park car next to it.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Tomasz Z
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I like the tower. Only I dont like is the sourrounding of this tower. Someone should take care of it. Good for stopping by for up to 15min or less. You can park car next to it.

Thank Tomasz Z
Basildon, United Kingdom
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821 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 418 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Visited today but it's access is incredibly limited sadly to prior arrangement but you have to ring the council only in the morning Some unrealised potential

1 Thank Hoppityskip
London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Stopped off on the way to West Malling, Not much to see and parking wasn't really available unless you park in the country park (small charge)

Thank Kevin M M
Kent, England, United Kingdom
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85 reviews
65 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Not much is known about this tower or even what it's main use was for but still it's history and that I love. Yes its small and yes you need to phone on a weekday morning to view inside but guess what it's an old tower so even if you go inside it will be just a shell of the... More 

Thank KentEnglandLife
Guelph, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

If you're nearby, stop for a look. You'll need to park a short walk away at the Manor Park Country Park car lot. However, if it's not a weekday morning, you'll be unable to gain access to the interior - access is done by calling the local council office weekday mornings only.

Thank Eirewolf
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42 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We visited the country park and came across the tower. Was a little disappointed not to be able to see inside the tower. Have to contact the local council for morning views. The tower was interesting to look at all the same as it is part of our English Heritage. Just would have been upset if I had driven for... More 

Thank SKING1412
West Malling, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Fascinating building in need of some renovation but great location. Would make a tremendous family home with sympathetic restoration. Early viewing advised. Offers i.r.o more than you can afford.

Thank Stuart L
West Malling, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 June 2016

No parking near the tower so park in the country park car park and walk back down the drive. Half way down on the left you will see a wicket gate. Please shut the gate. Walk past a few cottages on your left .and you will see the Tower. Cross the road carefully,, its a bit of a rat run.... More 

Thank Sue s s
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158 reviews
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Reviewed 26 April 2016

WE walked from Ditton to west malling through Manor park . this is close by. not much to look at really. dont bother if you have to travel

Thank scrappydee
West Malling, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

An old Norman keep built by bishop Gundulf in approx 1080. Its situated by manor country park and is free to visit.Its unusual in that its free standing and not near any fortifications.

Thank wombat212

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