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This informal, romantic family home flanked by a marvelous Tudor Great Hall has nearly 500 years of Hesketh family history to dip into.
© Andreas von Einsiedel
Stroll through the gardens and admire the topiary. Discover the woods with views across the Rufford branch of the Leeds to Liverpool canal. Find a tranquil picnic spot or treat yourself to afternoon tea.
© National Trust / Rufford Old Hall
The fun continues at Rufford Old Hall. Try Building a den (No.4), Catch a falling leaf (No.33) or Run around in the rain and go puddle jumping (No.6).
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Rufford Old Hall makes a great day out with an organised group. To find out more check out our groups page.
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