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Sywell Country Park

Washbrook Lane | Wellingborough, Ecton, Northampton NN6 0QX, England
+44 1604 810970
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Another good walk round the reservoir

We took the chance as it was sunny and dry to walk with our dog. There were lots of people here... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
chris504019
,
Daventry, United Kingdom
Lovely scenery although very muddy in the winter

Make sure you have your wellies on for the winter months as it can be quite slippery under foot... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
hannah_louise_5
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“play area” (25 reviews)
“great country” (5 reviews)
“lovely walk” (16 reviews)
LOCATION
Washbrook Lane | Wellingborough, Ecton, Northampton NN6 0QX, England
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+44 1604 810970
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"play area"
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"great country"
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"lovely walk"
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"circular walk"
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"water pump"
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"poo bins"
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"wooded area"
in 5 reviews
"sand pit"
in 7 reviews
"nature reserve"
in 6 reviews
"small cafe"
in 8 reviews
"nice cuppa"
in 3 reviews
"dog walkers"
in 8 reviews
"round the lake"
in 4 reviews
"lovely scenery"
in 3 reviews
"feed the ducks"
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"lovely place"
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"sunny day"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the chance as it was sunny and dry to walk with our dog. There were lots of people here making the most if the sunny day. It's a lovely walk with lots of seats to admire the view. We shall keep on coming...More

Thank chris504019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Make sure you have your wellies on for the winter months as it can be quite slippery under foot. Normally takes around 45mins - 1 hour to walk around this lovely place. It’s great for dogs as bikes aren’t allowed. Costs £3 to park and...More

Thank hannah_louise_5
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Reviewed March 15, 2018

Three of us enjoyed a nice walk around the reservoir before needing lunch. Its not cheap and took a while to come but actually was worth the wait. Sausage hot rolls, and paninis warmed through with salad and coleslaw. The tea was nice but its...More

Thank Leslie D
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Reviewed March 14, 2018 via mobile

Lovely little walk around on mother's day. As with most parks there was a £3 parking charge which was a little disappointing as we only spent 40 or so minutes there. Only managed to walk part of the way round before the paths got far...More

Thank Catherine E
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Reviewed February 26, 2018

Not suitable for cycling, only walking and then only if it is dry. Over the winter or any wet period there are parts which are impassable. Best suited to walking (dogs or otherwise) or fishing. There is a café though I must confess I missed...More

Thank Raintrek
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Reviewed February 15, 2018

I’ve been coming hear for years to walk my dogs all love the walk and my children love the little park, now we can get snacks from the shop it’s made the experience better

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Reviewed January 30, 2018 via mobile

Been coming here on and off for 20 years and has been developed more an more in that time. Cafe, seating area installed and half of walk has a stable pressed pathway around it. Play area is a bit tired now and butterfly garden could...More

Thank VivendaLuiza
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Reviewed January 28, 2018 via mobile

This is one of my favourite parks to take the dog and the kids to for a medium length walk. Both play areas are fabulous and there are plenty of poo bins on the circular walk. Unfortunately it's all let down by the cafe. At...More

1  Thank LottieLumley
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Reviewed January 20, 2018

Lovely country park with lots to see, do, explore etc. Child and dog friendly, excellent for bike rides, games, picnics etc. Love attending although the parking price puts me off and I often choose to attend Harrold where by a donation of 1.00 is suggested....More

Thank Jasmine A
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Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

Come and enjoy the great outdoors there is plenty to do for all. A 2 1/2 mile stroll around the reservoir followed by a nice cuppa and something to eat in the excellent cafe. We had a mug of tea and cheese and ham panini...More

1  Thank Jayne B
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