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Saracens Head Hotel

Saracens Head Hotel
Towcester, Northamptonshire

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The Saracens Head Hotel Towcester near Northampton sits in the heart of the historic Northamptonshire market town of Towcester, close by Towcester Racecourse and Silverstone Race Circuit with easy access via the A43 and M1 junction 15a. The history of the Saracen's Head Hotel, stretching back more than four hundred … more >>

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Sennen (Self catering)
Cottage: HCCLOPC, Sennen

Clip Clop Cottage

1 OF 2 PROPERTIES WITHIN A 5 MINUTE DRIVE OF LANDS END SITUATED IN STUNNING COUNTRYSIDE AND CLOSE TO THE BEAUTIFUL CORNISH COASTLINE Set on a small farm on …
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Tregevis House

SPACIOUS CORNISH STONE HOUSE Tregevis House is part of the traditional Cornish stone farmhouse. Situated in the grounds of a working farm at the end of a long private driveway …
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