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Cliveden NT 2 miles (part uphill)

Impressive gardens set high above the River Thames with far-reaching views. Water garden, maze, estate woodland and riverside paths. Cliveden was renowned for glamorous parties and political gatherings, especially when home to Nancy and Waldorf Astor in the early 20th century. The House is now a hotel but short guided tours of parts are sometimes available (see website). Cafés and picnic areas. Tel. 01628 605069.
Open Daily 1000-1700 (Nov-Feb closes 1600 or dusk if earlier).
Cliveden is 2¼ miles from Cookham station.

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