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Ledbury Market House

Ledbury is a market town in Herefordshire, England.

Get in[edit]

Ledbury lies between the Cotswolds and the Welsh Marches.

By road[edit]

Directions from London Take M4 West. Exit M4 at junction 15 (Swindon). Follow A419/A417 to Cirencester and Gloucester (Dual Carriageway). Before Gloucester exit A417 onto M5 North (towards Birmingham) at junction 11A and continue as if from North or South.

Directions from North or South Exit M5 at junction 8 onto M50. Exit M50 at junction 2 Follow A417 to Ledbury.

By rail[edit]

1 Ledbury station has direct train from/to London Paddington - duration 2.45hrs

Get around[edit]


Eastnor Castle
  • 2 Eastnor Castle, Eastnor, HR8 1RL, +44 1531 633160, fax: +44 1531 631776. (2009) 11.00am – 4.30pm (last admission 4.00pm. Easter Weekend Fri 10th, Sat 11th, Sun 12th & Bank Holiday Mon 13th April. May Bank Holiday Weekends Sun 3rd/Mon 4th & Sun 24th/Mon 25th May. Every Sunday from 7th June - 27th September. Sunday to Thursday from 20th July - 31st August. A fairy tale Georgian castle built between 1810 and 1824 from designs by Sir Robert Smirke.It sits within a 5,000 acre estate and is the family home for the Hervey-Bathursts who are the direct descendents of Earl Somers, the original owner. The castle sits in estate grounds of around 5000 acres and there are numerous walks as well as a deer park and an off-road driving circuit. Eastnor Castle (Q5330815) on Wikidata Eastnor Castle on Wikipedia
  • 3 St John the Baptist's Church, Upper Rd, Eastnor, HR8 1RA, +44 1531 631531. Which was built in 1852 to a design by the architect Sir George Gilbert Scott.
  • 4 Hellens Manor, Much Marcle HR8 2LY, +44 1531 660504. House May-Oct W Su 11:00-17:00. One of England's oldest dwellings, as Harold Godwinson owned it before he became king. Most of it is Tudor, Jacobean and Georgian. See the house by guided tour then stroll the gardens. Adult £10, child free. Hellens on Wikipedia


Waterside view of Electromagnetic Field at night
  • 1 Electromagnetic Field (EMF Camp): July – August 2022, Eastnor Castle Deer Park. Family friendly summer camp for technology enthusiasts, including seminars, workshops, and a variety of activities for all ages in technology related fields. Electromagnetic Field (festival) on Wikipedia Q5358069 on Wikidata





  • 1 Talbot Hotel, 14 New St, HR8 2DX, +44 1531 632963.
  • 2 The Feathers, 25 High Street, Ledbury HR8 1DS, +44 1531 635266. Wonderful Tudor timbered building - mind your head. Great comfort, style and cuisine. B&B double £100.
  • 3 Eastnor Castle. Can be hired and there are luxury bedrooms and high quality cooking but this can only be done on a party basis and it is not a hotel. There is also a campsite for both tents and touring caravans at the castle. Eastnor Castle (Q5330815) on Wikidata Eastnor Castle on Wikipedia


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Neighbouring destinations

Routes through Ledbury
Hereford ← Trumpet ←  W UK road A438.svg E  merges with B4214
KidderminsterWorcester  N UK road A449.svg S  merges with A417

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