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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Featured Historic Hotel
The Red Lion Brockenhurst

The Red Lion
Cricklade, Wiltshire

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The Red Lion Inn is situated just off the Thames path as it passes through historic Cricklade. The pub dates back to the early 1600’s and there are still many historic features playing a part in creating the prefect British pub atmosphere. The Red Lion combines contemporary features in its … 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



 Clue

This Day in British History

23 April, 1248

Order of the Garter insituted

Edward III's famous order of chivarly modelled after a similar French chivalric order of knights

Monarch Mayhem

This monarch died at Pontefract Castle in Yorkshire, in early 1400, probably of starvation



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National Trust

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National Trust membership

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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Sennen (Self catering)
Cottage: HCHENST, Sennen

Hen's Nest

1 OF 3 PROPERTIES A BEAUTIFUL SETTING WITHIN 30 ACRES OF FARMLAND WITH SEA VIEWS PONIES CHICKENS AND CATTLE WITH A FOOTPATH TO THE BEACHSurrounded by rolling farmland with …
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Lanreath (Self catering)
Ricann Cottage, Lanreath

Ricann Cottage

At Trecan our four Cornish stone cottages each with their own distinct individual features are set amidst beautiful rolling countryside providing excellent accommodation for the perfect peaceful holiday. Enjoy …
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