Ickworth House, Horringer

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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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  • Very nice house and good walk around the estate. In the servants quarters there was a living history event happening. It was supposed to be the 1930s but as it was only staff there in uniform it could...  more »
  • Our second visit to Ickworth and won't be our last! Just the one night b&b preceded by very enjoyable tour of the National Trust property in the other wing. Our bedroom was a lovely, clean and comfort...  more »
  • I visited while the sheep were in the fields bearing their lambs the sun was out and the grass was feeding the sheep. i wandered through the grounds on a shortened route enjoying the sunshine and the ...  more »
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