Knebworth House (Knebworth) Reviews
Description:Address: Knebworth / Hertfordshire / England / Well-known for hosting rock concerts!
Newest Review: ... of it was torn down and re-modelled and indeed, this has happened several times since. The gothic style turrets and battlement originate from the 1810 re-modelling. Some subsequent re-modelling was done by Edwin Lutyens who married into the family. THE HOUSE Except at very busy times, when tours of the house are 'free-flow', you can only access the house by guided tour. These last ... more
Customer Knebworth House (Knebworth) Reviews (2)
by - written on 25/11/13 (Very useful, 58 readings)
Recently a friend of mine broke his collarbone and was out of action for a while. To cheer him up, a few of us went for a visit and as he had just had a positive doctor's appointment they said he was OK to go out and about for a bit but to be careful. We decided to go to Knebworth House which is just a few miles from his home in Stevenage, Hertfordshire. I only really know of Knebworth as a place where they occasionally have big pop concerts which are a nightmare to get out of, but in fact it is a privately owned home with large grounds and an interesting place to visit for the afternoon. It is situated just off the A1(M) at Stevenage South (Junction 7) and ... Read the complete review
by - written on 30/07/09 (Very useful, 1769 readings)
Knebworth House is a stately home dating from 1490, close to Stevenage in Hertfordshire. Although the house itself is a very pleasant place to visit, Knebworth is much more than just a stately home. For me, Knebworth means rock concerts, fun with the children and long walks. My first visit to Knebworth was at my first rock concert, in June 1980, when I danced along in the rain to the sounds of Elkie Brookes, Santana, Mike Oldfield and the Beach Boys. Since that time I have moved closer to Knebworth, and over the years have discovered that the park is an endless source of fun for children of all ages, that the gardens are lovely to walk around on a summers ... Read the complete review
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