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Coombe Abbey - Coventry
England

Coombe Abbey is a 12th Century Cistercian Abbey. The Abbey is now a hotel and only open to non-guests through guided tours but the 500 acre park, managed by Coventry City Council, is open to the public throughout the year, and boasts woodland, managed meadowland and is popular with both visitors and wildlife.

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Copyright: Ralph Ames
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Uppladdad: 22/03/2009
Uppdaterad: 26/09/2014
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Tags: coombe abbey; coombe park; lake; woods; woodland; bird sanctuary; coventry
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