Southern England Historic Attractions Guide

Historic Wiltshire, Hampshire, West Sussex, Isle of Wight

Editor's picks - Top 5 reasons to visit South Central England
1. Stourhead garden at any time of year
2. Salisbury Cathedral, and Salisbury in general
3. Weald & Downland Museum
4. Ponies in the New Forest
5. Walking on the Isle of Wight


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The White Hart Hotel Swindon

The White Hart Hotel
St Albans, Hertfordshire

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Located in the centre of old St Albans The White Hart hotel is an historic 600 year old coaching inn. Opposite the world famous Abbey we are close to the centre of the old town and have our own 19 space car park for the exclusive use of our patrons. … more >>

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HISTORY CORNER

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British History Quiz

This famous military debacle was immortalized by Alfred, Lord Tennyson, in his poem, The Charge of the Light Brigade



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This Day in British History

21 January, 1510

Henry VIII's first Parliament meets

Henry must have been pretty pleased - Parliament granted him poundage, tonnage, and wool duties for life

Monarch Mayhem

A devout Catholic, this monarch married Philip of Spain



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National Trust

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Free entry to National Trust properties throughout England, Wales, and Northern Ireland, plus discounted admission to National Trust for Scotand properties.

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Padstow (Self catering)
Cottage: HCTHELI, Padstow

The Linhay - Padstow

CHARACTER FILLED PROPERTY WITHIN EASY REACH OF PADSTOW Situated just a short drive from the centre of this increasingly popular destination The Linhay commands a perfect quiet spot yet …
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Launceston (Self catering)
Cottage: HCBRWHI, Launceston

FCH7669

1 OF 4 PROPERTIES SET ON 140 ACRES WITH CATTLE, SHEEP AND COURSE FISHING ON SITE

Recently, superbly converted properties all having air source central heating, underfloor heating as well as …
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