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Name Region Organisation Heritage Rating
Acton Burnell Castle Shropshire English Heritage 3 Heritage Rating
Alnwick Castle Northumberland Historic Houses Association 5 Heritage Rating
Appleby Castle Cumbria 3 Heritage Rating
Arundel Castle West Sussex Historic Houses Association 4 Heritage Rating
Ashby-de-la-Zouch Castle Leicestershire English Heritage 3 Heritage Rating
Auckland Castle County Durham 4 Heritage Rating
Aydon Castle Northumberland English Heritage 3 Heritage Rating
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Tufton Arms Hotel

Tufton Arms Hotel
Appleby-in-Westmorland, Cumbria

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Dating to the 16th century, the Tufton Arms is located in the heart of Appleby, the unofficial capital of the beautiful Eden Valley. A few steps from the hotel front door are Appleby Castle, the historic medieval church, and the shops lining elegant Boroughgate. The Tufton is a listed building, rated Grade II for its historic interest. more >>

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Blantyre mining disaster

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Kiming Apartment, Bude

Kiming Apartment

This modern, ground floor flat is situated near Bude on Cornwall's north coastline, with two bedrooms accommodating four people.
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16 Atlantic Reach, Atlantic Reach

16 Atlantic Reach

This detached cottage is in the grounds of the Atlantic Reach holiday village near to Newquay in Cornwall and can sleep eight people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 8

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