Basildon Park

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  • Address: Lower Basildon, Reading, West Berkshire RG8 9NR, United Kingdom
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  • Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +44-1189843040
  • Ticket Price: 9 GBP
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Park, Historical Site, Restaurant, Leisure

Perhaps one of the finest examples of a Gregorian mansion surrounded by a lush green parkland, Basildon Park is located near lower Basildon. Although its history before 17th century is scantily recorded the manor was very much present form 13th century. Its construction was never fully completed as there some minor renovations being done continuously when it was passed on to different owners.

What you see today is perfect reconstruction of how it was in the 18th century. Its exteriors are a mixture of many styles. The east side being neo classic and the west affirms more to Palladianism. The central block is split in 3 floors and has an octagonal drawing room, a ball room, receptions rooms and wine cellars. You can even have expert food cooked and served in the restaurant attached.

Entrance Ticket Details For Basildon Park

  • Adults: GBP 9.23
  • Child: GBP 4.43
  • Family: GBP 22.16
  • Group Adults: GBP 7.98
  • Group Child: GBP 3.99
  • For other prices refer website.

Basildon Park Hours

  • House: 12.00 pm to 5.00 pm
  • Grounds: 10.00 am to 5.00 pm
  • House tours: 11.00 am to 12.00 pm
  • Shop: 10.00 am to 5.00 pm
  • Tea room: 10.00 am to 5.00 pm

How to Reach Basildon Park

  • By Train: Get down on Pangbourne or Goring station. The park is five minutes on a taxi from there.

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  • Basildon Park Address: Lower Basildon, Reading, West Berkshire RG8 9NR, United Kingdom
  • Basildon Park Contact Number: +44-1189843040
  • Basildon Park Timing: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Basildon Park Price: 9 GBP
  • Best time to visit Basildon Park(preferred time): 11:00 am - 03:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Basildon Park: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 95% of people who visit Reading include Basildon Park in their plan

  • 86.55% of people start their Basildon Park visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Basildon Park

Monday, Thursday and Saturday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Basildon Park

People normally club together Caversham Court Gardens and Beale Park while planning their visit to Basildon Park.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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