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Historical Event, Sat 30 Sep - Sun 1 Oct 2017

VISITENGLAND QUALITY ASSURED VISITOR ATTRACTION GREEN FLAG AWARD

1620s House at Donington le Heath

1620s House at Donington le Heath

Contact

1620s House & Garden

01455 290429

Address

Manor Road,
Donington Le Heath,
Coalville,
Leicestershire,
LE67 2FW

Details

SPECIAL EVENT DAY

Meet the wealthy family members and their servants going about their business in the house, while outside in the grounds you can explore a tented camp full of early 17th century cookery, crafts, and games. Members of the local militia will also be on hand to show weapons and armour of the time and a herbalist can show you how local medicine was dispensed.

Admission tickets on special event days (during normal open hours) will be subject to a £2 extra charge per person.

Education/study area

Children welcome

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 30 Sep - Sun 1 Oct 2017 10:30 to 16:30

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Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

Parking

  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Food

  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
    • YesTo the gift shop
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesVisitor information available in audio format

General

  • YesClear signage
  • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
  • YesGood colour/tonal contrast for visually impaired visitors
  • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
  • YesAudible alarm system
  • YesVisual alarm system

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Map reference: SK 420126  Lat: 52.71026 Long: -1.37893

Situated in the village of Donington le Heath just outside Hugglescote near to Coalville.

Parking: free

Accessible by Public Transport