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The George At Nunney

The George At Nunney
Nunney, Somerset

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Explore Bath and the West Country from The George at Nunney a 17th century coaching inn with bar restaurant and BandB hotel facilities facing the romantic ruin of the 14th century Nunney CastleWith Stonehenge Avebury Salisbury Shaftesbury Bristol and Cheddar Gorge all within an hour's drive this is the ideal … more >>

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British History Quiz

This Christian missionery served as the first Archbishop of Canterbury



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This Day in British History

06 December, 1648

Pride's Purge

Colonel Thomas Pride rids the House of Commons of royalist dissidents, freeing the way for the trial of Charles I

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Mevagissey (Self catering)
Galowras Cottage, Mevagissey

Galowras Cottage

This barn conversion is set on the owner's farm two miles from Mevagissey and sleeps six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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Crackington Haven (Self catering)
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Trussell Primrose Cottage

1 OF 2 CHARMING BARN CONVERSIONS LOCATED ON THIS WELL MAINTAINED SMALLHOLDING These converted semi-detached barns located within this delightful smallholding enjoy far-reaching rolling countryside views. The perfect spot for …
Sleeps 4

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