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The Manor, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire

The Manor
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Built about 1130 and made famous by the author Lucy Boston, The Manor is one of the oldest continuously inhabited houses in Britain. Visitors are offered the unique chance to walk into the books and to see the Lucy Boston patchworks. The garden features topiary, old roses and herbaceous borders.


Nearest UK Airport: London Stansted
Months Open: House: Throughout the year by appointment
Garden: Daily 11am - 5pm (dusk in winter)
Groups/Parties Welcome: Yes
Admission Price: House & Garden; Adults £7, Senior Citizens £5.50, Children £2
Garden Only; Adults £4, Senior Citizens £3.50, Children Free
Gift Shop: Yes

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