Holmes Chapel attractions

Holmes Chapel attractions

Holmes Chapel CheshireHolmes Chapel is in the pastoral county of Cheshire, with the broad fertile meadows of the Cheshire Plain, country manor houses and the historic county town of Chester. It is bordered by Merseyside and Greater Manchester to the north, Derbyshire to the east, Staffordshire and Shropshire to the south, and Flintshire and Wrexham in Wales to the west. It is a county of rolling green countryside, half-timbered little towns and villages, and dairy farms producing the delicious, crumbly, white Cheshire cheese.

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Attractions Nether Alderley Mill, Congleton Road, Nether Alderley, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK10 4TW. Tel: 01625 527468. 15th-century mill beside a tranquil mill pool. Mammoth 200 ton stone roof supported by a fine timber frame. National Trust. Charges apply. About 8 miles north of Holmes Chapel.

Nether Alderley Mill
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Attractions Tatton Park, Knutsford, Cheshire WA16 6QN. Tel: 01625 534400. Magnificent estate with mansion, grand garden, deer park, farm and Tudor old hall. Home to a grand array of antiques and furniture. Gift shop, garden shop, and speciality food shop. Children-friendly 1930s rare-breeds farm and adventure playground. National Trust. Charges apply. www.ationaltrust.org.uk. About 8 miles north of Holmes Chapel.

Tatton Park

Attractions Jodrell Bank Observatory, School of Physics & Astronomy, The University of Manchester, Macclesfield, Cheshire SK11 9DL - Tel: 01477 571321. Jodrell Bank Observatory is part of the School of Physics and Astronomy at The University of Manchester. The Observatory is home to the Lovell Radio Telescope and the MERLIN/VLBI National Facility which is operated by the University on behalf of PPARC. It is a place of learning, teaching and research for the many astronomers, students and engineers who develop and use the facilities here. www.jb.man.ac.uk. About 3 miles northeast of Holmes Chapel.

Jodrell Bank Observatory

Attractions Tabley House, Knutsford, Cheshire WA16 0HB - Tel: 01565 750151. Tabley is the only 18th century Palladian country house in Cheshire. It has a 9-bay central block facing south, flanked by pavilions and quadrant passages set well back and splendid Doric portico reached by curved stairs. Tabley House is home to a number of important paintings collected by the Leicester family, principally by the 1st Lord de Tabley. www.tableyhouse.co.uk. About 7 miles north of Holmes Chapel.

Tabley House

Attractions Little Moreton Hall, Congleton, Cheshire CW12 4SD. Standing on the borders of Cheshire and Staffordshire, Little Moreton Hall is a striking black and white timber-framed building, complete with moat. Long gallery with an important collection of paintings. Tel: 01260 272018. National Trust charges apply. www.nationaltrust.org.uk. About 7 miles southeast of Holmes Chapel.

Little Moreton Hall

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