Canons Ashby House (Northamptonshire) Reviews
Description:Address: Canons Ashby / Daventry / Northamptonshire / NN11 3SD / United Kingdom / Tel: 01327 860044 / Elizabethan ... more
Newest Review: ... bell and an intimidating fašade but instead I wandered through an archway, into a courtyard and the entrance was off the courtyard. I headed up a flight of stone steps, past some impressive carved wooden tortoises which were part of a local artists open workshops scheme that also runs in September. Once inside the building I arrived in the Great Hall which was filled with a display of work by ... more
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by - written on 03/05/10 (Very useful, 314 readings)
Canons Ashby is one of the National Trust's relatively few properties in Northamptonshire, that much ignored and rather invisible county pretty much slap bang in the middle of the country. With a county town that's doomed to never get city status after backing Cromwell in the Civil war, Northampton is famous (and I use the word lightly) for a football team prosaically known as 'The Cobblers' and for a down at heel town centre that's unloved and largely unlovable. The average passer-by could be forgiven for basing their assessment of the attractiveness of the county on the rather shabby town and thereby not giving poor old Northants much attention. This would be a shame. . Read the complete review
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