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Small and perfectly formed

This is a small rural cottage steeped in hstory - a must for any fisherman with an interest but... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2018
Stafford, United Kingdom

I have driven past this place hundreds of times over the years as a local to the area.Then one day... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2017
Stafford, United Kingdom
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Apr 5, 2018
“Small and perfectly formed”
Dec 22, 2017
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Worston Lane | Stone,, Stafford ST18 9QA, England
+44 1785 760278
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

This is a small rural cottage steeped in hstory - a must for any fisherman with an interest but actually really interesting for everyone else. It is a quaint little cottage that is nestled in the countryside. There are three small rooms full of memorabilia...More

2  Thank 509Martin
Reviewed 22 December 2017

I have driven past this place hundreds of times over the years as a local to the area.Then one day i had some spare time so called in.I was suprised how much local history i had missed. If you are interested in fishing pop in

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Reviewed 8 December 2017

We visited this Beautiful little cottage after a meal at the Mill, the staff were friendly and explaining its history and had a lovely ice cream.

1  Thank MarilynWillrich
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Lovely little cottage near the mill restaurant, After we had a meal at the mill and decided to visit Izaak Walton cottage as it's not far, it was a beautiful little cottage run by local authority, friendly staff and adorable ice cream!

Thank MarilynWillrich
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Few people know that Izaak Walton the auther and grandfather of modern fishing came from Staffordshire , indeed find the local police station in pitcher bank Stafford and you will see a plaque dedicated to his birthplace there. His cottage at Stone ( see picture...More

Thank sueY3864KP
Reviewed 7 July 2016

An amazing place to visit out of no where! at the Izaak Walton Cottage with a rich history of the writer and a fisherman lover! The staff were fantastic! An interesting place to visit!

Thank MarilynWillrich
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Only open on Sunday afternoons, but with free admission, the former home of the author of The Compleat Angler contains a small museum about fishing and will be of interest to anyone who enjoys the history of angling.

1  Thank HullOwl
Reviewed 20 March 2016

I love this quaint little cottage that is nestled in the countryside. I pass it on my way to the garden centre and have never been passed when it's open. This time it was a Sunday and open so I pulled in. I saw the...More

Thank Purplepasta55
Reviewed 11 February 2016 via mobile

Izaak Walton the author of The Compleat Angler lived here and there is a small museum and garden at the house where he lived. Only open on certain days and during the summer.

Thank jakeandbella
Reviewed 7 July 2015 via mobile

This is a 16 century cottage with the interior much as it was when Izaac lived there. There is a small car park next to the cottage, the cottage is open on Sundays in the summer 1.00pm - 5.00pm. No charge for entry. Herb garden...More

1  Thank doddflier640
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