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17th Century Orton Hall

17th Century Orton Hall

Orton Hall is a superb Jacobean Mansion built in 1662 standing in 7 acres of its own mature parkland. We have 3 suites, each with its own unique charm. All … more >>


HISTORY CORNER

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British History Quiz

This political and religious manifesto of 1638 was signed by those opposed to Charles I's religious policy in Scotland



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This Day in British History

28 July, 1540

Henry VIII marries Catherine Howard

On the same day, Thomas Cromwell was executed for alledgedly supporting a Lutheran alliance against Henry

Monarch Mayhem

This king hid in an oak tree after defeat at the Battle of Worcester in 1651



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National Trust

National Trust membership

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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Greenodd (Self catering)
Grasmere, Greenodd

Grasmere

This detached wooden lodge is located near to Greenodd in Cumbria and can sleep three people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 3

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Broughton-in-Furness (Self catering)
The Granary, Broughton-in-Furness

The Granary

Long Garth Cottages are comprised of The Granary Cottage and Valley View Cottage, both self-catering holiday cottages situated on the edge of the Lake District National Park, with fabulous views …
Sleeps 6

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