Lacock Abbey was founded in 1232 and converted into a country house in the mid-16th century, the cloisters and monastic rooms of the Abbey have survived largely intact. On the closure of the monastery it passed to William Sharington. The Strong Room has an important Renaissance carved stone table, supported by 4 satyrs. Various paintings, furniture and a group of watercolours are also on display. The stable courtyard houses a clockhouse, brewery and bakehouse. The Victorian rose garden and woodland garden have fine displays of spring flowers, magnificent trees and rose garden.
Information on Lacock Abbey , Lacock , Chippenham
|Opening Times:||Abbey: 5 Jan to 3 Feb, Sat & Sun 12:00-16:00, 9 Feb to 3 Nov, Wed to Mon 10:00-17:00, 9 Nov to 15 Dec, Sat & Sun 12:00-16:00. Museum: 2 Jan to 8 Feb, Daily, 11:00-16:00, 9 Feb to 3 Nov, Daily 10:30-17:30, 4 Nov to 24 Dec, Daily, 11:00-16:00, 27-31 Dec, Fri to Tue 11:00-16:00. Last admission 45 mins before closing. Closed 25 & 26 Dec & 1 Jan.|
|Admission:||NT Members Free. See NT website for admission prices.|
|Location:||Three miles south of Chippenham, just east of A350.|
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