Buckland Manor is a grand 13th-century manor house, surrounded by well-kept and beautiful…
“In a tranquil Cotswolds corner” - AA Inspector
Buckland Manor is a grand 13th-century manor house in 10 acres of beautiful, well-kept gardens with a stream and a waterfall. Public areas are furnished with fine antiques and rich fabrics, and log fires warm the lounges in the colder months. The elegant dining room, with Vale of Evesham views, is where to enjoy cooking that’s English at its core. Maybe start with a light and fresh dish of cured mackerel, Brixham crab and cucumber, followed by very tender and perfectly cooked loin of venison served with poached pear, celeriac and watercress. Finish with passionfruit soufflé. Only to be expected in such a house – there’s a magnificent wine cellar.
Facilities – at a glance
Credit cards accepted
- Seats: 40
- Private dining available
- On-site parking available
- Wheelchair accessible
- Assist dogs welcome
- Open all year
- Wines under £30: 12
- Wines over £30: 350
- Wines by the glass: 15
- Cuisine style: Modern, Classic British
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About the area
Gloucestershire is home to a variety of landscapes. The Cotswolds, a region of gentle hills, valleys and gem-like villages, roll through the county. To their west is the Severn Plain, watered by Britain’s longest river, and characterised by orchards and farms marked out by hedgerows that blaze with mayflower in the spring, and beyond the Severn are the Forest of Dean and the Wye Valley.
Throughout the county you are never far away from the past. Neolithic burial chambers are widespread, and so too are the remains of Roman villas, many of which retain the fine mosaic work produced by Cirencester workshops. There are several examples of Saxon building, while in the Stroud valleys abandoned mills and canals are the mark left by the Industrial Revolution. Gloucestershire has always been known for its abbeys, but most of them have disappeared or lie in ruins. However, few counties can equal the churches that remain here. These are many and diverse, from the ‘wool’ churches in Chipping Campden and Northleach, to the cathedral at Gloucester, the abbey church at Tewkesbury or remote St Mary’s, standing alone near Dymock.
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