White Nancy is a local icon, purported to have been built around 1814 by the Gaskill family as an homage to the battle of Waterloo. Used as a summerhouse, the little building sitting on top of Kerridge hill, can be seen for miles around and is the much loved icon of Bollington. Bollington, also known as 'Happy Valley' is home to artist Debra Tracey, who works from her canal side studio, producing an array of White Nancy themed arts and crafts.Arrange to visit White Nancy and other attractions in Bollington using our Bollington tour planner.
Debra also runs 'The Creative Space Studio', a well known provider of creative activities for the community and local workshops.
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White Nancy Reviews
Zandra MAugust 17, 2017
Started at the Robin Hood Pub and went 3 miles in a circular route. Some steep steps and climbs but well worth the walk as the views along route and at the top by white Nancy were beautiful. Took unde... more »
KarenH7777July 19, 2017
Walked up Kerridge Hill for the first time on Sunday afternoon and it's well worth the trek to the top. The views are awesome. It now has we ❤️Manchester and the Manchester bee embalmed on the white d... more »
JRP-BkkJuly 16, 2017
The small monument on top of the hill was built in 1817 by John Gaskell to commemorate the battle of Waterloo . It has temporarily been repainted in memory of those who died or were injured in the Man... more »
Andrew SmithJuly 13, 2017
A nice peaceful place and stunning views in all directions. Only issue is that it's a steep trek to get there, but well worth the effort once at the top. Also I liked the new look of White Nancy 👍
Daniel CulshawJuly 29, 2017
Fantastic view. Great walks. Tough climb up but worth the effort.
Flooring SuppliesAugust 19, 2017
Amazing views. Can see Snowdonia on a clear day
Wayne BoydJuly 2, 2017
it feels like your free from the world, collecting my thoughts, nice peacefull
David NowellMay 15, 2017
Our local attraction love The walk up to it and along The ridge
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