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Stoneleigh Abbey

Stoneleigh Abbey


Estate Office,
Stoneleigh Abbey,


Stoneleigh Abbey, former Cistercian House and family seat of the Lords Leigh, has a fascinating and varied background that covers over 800 years of history.

The house hosted many notable guests, including Jane Austen, Queen Victoria, King Charles I, and Byron.

Enjoy guided tours of the Georgian West Wing or peaceful walks through the grounds. The Orangery tea room serves light lunches and afternoon tea and boasts a superb view of the River Avon and surrounding countryside.

Baby changing facilitiesCoach parties acceptedDisabled accessDisabled toiletsFacilities for groupsGift shopOn-site light refreshmentsPostboxPublic toiletsAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Smoking not allowed

Opening details

Stoneleigh Abbey is open to the public from Good Friday to 31st October on Sundays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. The property also opens on Bank Holidays.


Tour of the State Rooms of the West Wing:
Adults £8.50. English Heritage Membership discount: £7.00. Children £3.50.
Grounds Entry Only: £4.50.
Grounds/Gardens Season Ticket: £25 (valid during our open periods only)
Please contact the Visitor Manager to check availability & make a booking.



Plan route to Stoneleigh Abbey using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: SP 316716  Lat: 52.34237 Long: -1.53625

From the South: Leave the M40 at junction 15 and take the A46 north towards Coventry. Leave the A46 at the Kenilworth/Leamington Spa exit; turn right at the roundabout towards Leamington Spa on the A452. After 100 yards, turn left onto the B4115, signposted Stoneleigh Abbey and Ashow. The Abbey entrance is 1 mile along this road on the right.
From the North: Head southbound from the A45/A46 junction along the A46. Take the first exit signed Stoneleigh/Warwick Arts Centre. Turn left signed Stoneleigh & then in 100m turn right at the crossroads signed B4115 Stoneleigh Abbey & Ashow. In 1.5 miles, the Abbey is signed as a left turn.

Parking: free


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • PostboxPostbox
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
    • Yesis solid
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
    • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesBaby changing facilities
  • YesVisitor information available in large print (14pt and over)


  • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
  • YesAudible alarm system


  • YesSteps to the main entrance
    • 7
      Number of steps to entrance
  • YesEntrance is well lit


  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair

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