Blickling Estate, Blickling

Discover Blickling Estate, once the home of the Boleyn family and voted the most haunted house in Britain in a National Trust survey in 2007. Explore the house, inspect the book collection, and hear the real voices of the servants who once worked there. Take in the moat, ancient yew hedges, garden ornaments, topiary, and kitchen garden. Walk, rent a bike, or ride a Segway around the parkland. Watch croquet, admire the shell fountain, find the secret garden, and relax with a picnic. Stop for a pint at the Buckinghamshire Arms and browse the largest collection of secondhand books in the National Trust before departing. For Blickling Estate and beyond, use our Blickling trip builder app to get the most from your Blickling vacation.
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  • Lovely Jacobean manor in the heart of Norfolk. The grounds are great for the dogs but it was reaining so we couldnt walk them very far. The house is well worth a visit. staff friendly and knowledgeabl...  more »
  • We had looked forward to visiting but on arrival were shocked to find out we had to pay £5 to park our car! When we went to pay for entry at the reception desk we were informed that there was no disco...  more »
  • One of my favourite National Trust properties in the country. The new accessible path around the estate opened up a whole new way to experience the property. The tearoom is always stocked with a plethora of savoury and sweet options, many freshly baked on site. The shop is a bit of a tight squeeze in a wheelchair, but stocked well. This also goes for the second hand bookshop. The house itself is beautiful and has fascinating and beautiful exhibitions on occasion.
  • Blickling Hall and the estate is in many respects, the quintessential British setting. It has history and parkland that demonstrate the wealth that the land generated. The Hall is well worth a visit, as is the walk around the parkland. The mausoleum is plan but very symbolic of the idea of a monument. The secondhand book store is worth a visit on it's own.
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