Welcome to Stoneleigh Abbey

With humble beginnings as a Cistercian monastic house in 1154, Stoneleigh Abbey was converted at the Dissolution into a comfortable family home.
One of the seats of the Leigh family, Stoneleigh Abbey has played house to several people of note, including King Charles I, Queen Victoria, and novelist Jane Austen.

 

 

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Jane Austen & Stoneleigh Abbey

Jane stayed at Stoneleigh Abbey in 1806 with her mother a relative of the Reverend Thomas Leigh

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Humphry Repton Walks

With spectacular views of the house across the River Avon, the Repton Walk takes you into the woodland, where bluebells, snowdrops, deer, and many other native species thrive.

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Weddings at Stoneleigh Abbey

We will make your wedding the truly special and memorable occasion you have always dreamed about

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Whats On

Jane Austen Guided Tour. 2pm on 7th June, 5th July, 9th August and 6th September 2022

7th June 2022 - 6th September 2022

Jane Austen Guided Tour. 2pm on 7th June, 5th July, 9th August and 6th September 2022

Jane Austen Guided House Tour with our Historian Sheila Woolf
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Pygmalion by DOT Productions

3rd July 2022

Pygmalion by DOT Productions

Could a Cockney Flower girl really be transformed into a Fair Lady?
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20th July 2022

"Caring for the Community" Talk

Part of The Season of Talks by Historian Sheila Woolf
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