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 Cricklade

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

Name the Historic attraction

Name the mystery historic attraction
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British History Quiz

This conflict between King John and his most powerful nobles resulted in the signing of the Magna Carta in 1215



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This Day in British History

24 March, 1603

Death of Elizabeth I

Elizabeth's death at Richmond Palace led to the succession of James VI of Scotland as James I of England

Monarch Mayhem

This king led his troops at the Battle of Dettingen in 1743, the last English king to lead his men in battle



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Bude (Self catering)
Cottage: HCNPOAK, Bude

North Penlean Oak

1 OF 2 PROPERTIES 50 ACRES PIGS DONKEY PONIES SMALL ANIMALS AND WOODLAND SLEEPS 6 + 2 Situated in a delightful part of North Cornwall North Penlean Farm offers two …
Sleeps 8

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Newlyn (Self catering)
Chirgwin Cottage, Newlyn

Chirgwin Cottage

This semi detached fisherman's cottage is by the harbour in Newlyn in Cornwall and can sleep five people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 5

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