Semi-professional vineyard trading as Rothley Wines, situated within the grounds of the Knights of St. John monastery. It was here that William Wilberforce drafted an Act of Parliament
to abolish the slave trade. The grapes are mainly vinified at Halfpenny Green. Most of the wines are named in honour of Richard III, whose tomb is at the cathedral in nearby Leicester
Not currently open to the public.
Wines available from:
Time and Plaice Restaurant Tel: 0116 2302009 www.leicestershirevillages.com/rothley/17892.html
David North’s Delicatessen 289 Station Road, Rothley, Leicestershire LE7 7LD. Tel: 0116 2302263 www.dominic-davidnorth.co.uk
The Offie, 142 Clarendon Park Road, Leicester. LE3 3AE Tel 0116 2701553 http://offie.hostei.com
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