11 historic houses in and around Liverpool to visit for a day out, including Speke Hall and Erddig

These breathtaking historic buildings are well worth a visit.

Merseyside and its surrounding areas are home to some beautiful manor houses and stately homes, that have been standing for centuries.

Perfect for a day out, many of these incredible buildings are surrounded by stunning gardens and acres of greenery, and feature cafes and restaurants too.

Many feature original Victorian or Tudor designs, and appear frozen in time, with decor and furniture being that of man centuries ago. The breathtaking grounds are well worth a visit, and are perfect for exploring in all seasons.

Here are 11 historic houses that are a short drive away from Liverpool.

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