Ickworth House, Horringer

4.3
Discover the earliest Italianate garden in England and one of the largest collections of ambassadorial silver in the National Trust. Ickworth House boasts paintings by Velázquez, Titian, Poussin, and Claude Lorraine. Admire regency furniture, porcelain and experience 1930s domestic service in the servants' basement. Visit the Rotunda and locate the Victorian stumpery, one of the largest in the UK. Don’t miss the Ickworth Church, which houses a 15th-century painting of the Angel of the Annunciation. In spring enjoy rare daffodils and magnolias and watch hundreds of young lambs take their first steps. Stay on in the 27-bedroom hotel housed in the east wing. Check events in advance online. Use our Bury St. Edmunds day trip planning app to add Ickworth House and other attractions to your Bury St. Edmunds vacation plans.
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  • Glad to see (in a way) that I am not the only person to be put out by the inaccurate information provided by the NT about the opening time of their attractions. (My comments on the attraction are at t...  more »
  • The gardens and surrounding parkland offer some of the best walking trails and the Tea shop is divine especially afternoon tea after a long walk.  more »
  • This hotel is a great place to stay especially for families, people with dogs and walkers. We were very impressed with the level of service from the staff. The food was excellent and would highly reco...  more »

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