Last Alteration: Friday 26 August 2011

Ragley Hall

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52°11'55"-01°53'44" show decimal

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Ragley Hall
Alcester, Warwickshire, B49 5NJ

Ragley Hall is a 17th Century Palladian house and is the family of the Marquess of Hertford. The 27-acre gardens were designed by Capability Brown.

Admission: The Hall and gardens are usually open to the public between March and October. For 2008, £8.50 - see their website for full opening times.

How to get here:


Road: A46 - Follow the A46 to Alcester, then turn onto the A435. Once across the river, turn left at the next roundabout onto the A422, and then head straight on as the A422 bears right, and the Hall will along here on the right-hand side. +

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This location is private and has no or limited access only. Photos are not allowed to be taken within the building


Access: visitorStatus: recognisableHall


Photograph taken: 9th August 2011 by Colin Francis

"Taken through the window which happened to be open!"

The Girl in the Fireplace
Screen Shot
Filmed: 21-22 Oct 2005
Rene enters the Hall to confront the Clockwork Courtiers


Additional locations as the crow flies:


Wheelbarrow Castle Cottage (Spearhead from Space): 3.90 miles.


Wood Norton Hall (Spearhead from Space, Robot): 6.42 miles.


Evesham Hotel (Spearhead from Space): 7.88 miles.


Lord Leycester Hospital (The Shakespeare Code): 14.10 miles.


BBC (Pebble Mill): 17.42 miles.


Tank Quarry (The Krotons): 19.58 miles.

Further links about the location:


Ragley Hall - Official website

Related Stories


The Girl in the Fireplace [21-22 Oct 2005]: The Versailles Ballroom.

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