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Stratford-upon-Avon and the Heart of England Sights

Attingham Park

  • B4380 Map It
  • Shrewsbury
  • House/Mansion/Villa

Updated 05/29/2014

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Built in 1785 by George Steuart (architect of the church of St. Chad in Shrewsbury) for the first Lord Berwick, this elegant stone mansion has a three-story portico, with a pediment carried on four tall columns. The building overlooks a sweep of parkland, part of which is home to around 300 deer. Inside the house are painted ceilings and delicate plasterwork, a fine picture gallery designed by John Nash (1752–1835), and 19th-century Neapolitan furniture. Attingham Park

is 4 miles southeast of Shrewsbury.

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Sight Information

Address:

B4380, off A5, Shrewsbury, SY4 4TP, England

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Phone:

01743-708123

Sight Details:

  • £10; park and grounds only, £4.75
  • House Apr.–Oct., Thurs.–Tues. 12:30–5:30; last admission 1 hr before closing. Park and grounds daily 9–6

Updated 05/29/2014

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