Rufford Old Hall
Built by Sir Thomas Hesketh, who lived here from 1416-1458, this manor is one of the finest 15C houses in Lancashire. The great hall has a fine ceiling. The Charles I wing was rebuilt in 1662. It contains furniture, weapons and armour and a folk museum.
Address :Liverpool, L40 1SG Rufford
garden and house: mid Mar-end Jul and Sep-Oct: Sat-Wed 11am-5pm; Aug: Sat-Thu 11am-5pm; early Nov-mid Dec: weekends 11am-4pm - £7.25 (children £3.70)