Brinkburn Priory, Rothbury

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  • Lovely short walk from the car park along the River Coquet down to the Priory, located in a tranquil spot. We were served by Amanda who was friendly and helpful. She made a big fuss of our dog and sai...  more »
  • I have been to many Priories and Monasteries around the UK, unfortunately none are still standing in their former glory due to King Henry the 8th had them all pulled down. However Brink Burn survived ...  more »
  • This is a place I have often driven past and always thought that I would like to see it. Today I did. It is so beautiful ad peaceful. The colours in the stonework are amazing. We were the only people ...  more »
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  • What a wonderful setting and so peaceful. The lady at the kiosk was very informative. Unspoilt buildings though car park a steep walk away
  • Beautiful setting down in a wooded valley. The Victorian's saved this Benedictine gem. The adjoining Manor House, though in quite a ruined state, is equally fascinating even though only the ground floor and basement are accessible.
  • Nice tucked away little place , car park about 10 mins walk away , beautifully restored chapel and a Manor house that appear to be in the stages of restoration .... would recommend this place
  • Yes the priory is beautiful but I was disappointed that you can't walk along or get to the river at any point. I wouldn't recommend bring a dog and I was glad we'd left ours behind.
  • Beautiful Abbey plus you get the chance to visit the abandoned mansion at the back

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