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Canons Ashby House


Type:Historic House / Palace

Canons Ashby, DAVENTRY, Northamptonshire, NN1 3SD

Tel: 01327 860044

Canons Ashby House


Elizabethan Manor House, home of the Dryden family. Unaltered since 1710. A grand church is all that remains of the Augustinian Priory (Exhibiton in Church). Interesting formal garden.

Open: Saturday to Wednesday 23 March - 2 November

Gardens, Shop and Tearooms - weekends in November and December



  • Disabled Parking
  • Disabled persons toilet


  • Cafe
  • Catering for groups
  • Picnic area
  • Vegetarians catered for

Children & Infants

  • Baby changing
  • Children’s packs
  • Highchair(s) available

Establishment Features

  • All weather attraction
  • Gift shop
  • Groups welcome
  • Guided tours
  • Guided tours by arrangement
  • Open on bank holidays
  • Special Opening for Groups by Arrangement

Parking & Transport

  • Coach parking
  • Free parking
  • Secure cycle parking

Payment Methods

  • American Express
  • Delta
  • Maestro
  • MasterCard
  • Solo
  • Visa

Printed Material in Foreign Languages

  • Literature in French
  • Literature in German
  • Literature in Japanese

Provider Preferences

  • No smoking

Specialist Features

  • Educational Groups
  • Information Point


Map & Directions

Road Directions

From M40/J11 take the A422 to Brackley at the next roundabout take the B4525 following the brown signs to Canons Ashby.

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