LYME PARK

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LYME PARK

Lyme is a large estate that was owned by the Legh family from 1388 - 1946. The house dates from the late 16th century, but is mainly 17th and 18th century in style. The library displays the Lyme Caxton Missal - an early printed book published by William Caxton in 1487. Outside are huge formal gardens, surrounded by an enormous deer park. Plenty to see, plenty of places to walk. Lyme featured as 'Pemberley' in the BBC adaptation of Pride and Prejudice in which Colin Firth emerges from the lake.

Region/Nation
Location/Address
Disley
Stockport
County
Cheshire
Post Code
SK12 2NR
Main Historic Period
Stuart
Tip/Nearby
Dunham Massey, Tatton Park
Primary Management
National Trust

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