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Explore the architectural marvel of Ickworth House Ickworth House was created by the eccentric Earl of Bristol, with its central rotunda and curved corridors, to house his superb collection of paintings by Titian, Gainsborough, Reynolds and Velasquez, and a magnificent Georgian silver collection. In the drawing room are two fine Portugese pier glasses in heavy gilt Rococo. The house is surrounded by an Italian garden, an orangery and temple rose garden, and set in a Capability Brown park with woodland walks, deer enclosure, vineyard, church, canal and lake.

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Disabled Access

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Open Times: House: 13 Mar to 1 Nov Sun - Tues. 20 Jul - 30 Aug 11-4 daily. 7 Nov - 20 Dec Sat&Sun. Please see NT website for House tours, Garden & Parkland opening times.

Price Details: NT Members Free. See NT website for admission prices.

Arrival information and directions

Address: The Rotunda, Horringer, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, Bury St EdmundsIP29 5QE, United Kingdom

In the village of Horringer, on the A143, two miles wouth of Bury St Edmunds and is signposted from the A14.

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