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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. Put Ickworth House into our Bury St. Edmunds itinerary planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Bury St. Edmunds.
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  • We stayed at the hotel next door on a two night break, intending to have a wee bit of time at the house. We never went anywhere else, thoroughly enjoying the delights of the house and the grounds over...  more »
  • We decided to take a few days off and book a break in Norwich followed by a Secret Escapes deal at Ickworth House. As National Trust members, this would enable us to explore the adjoining house and gr...  more »
  • This is not just another grand house but was designed by its original owner to display the artworks he acquired of many years, do make sure you ask the wonderful volunteers about the room and the artw...  more »

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