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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 battle took place on 14 April 1471 between Yorkists under the future Edward IV and Lancastrians under Warwick 'The Kingmaker'



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This Day in British History

29 March, 1461

Battle of Towton

In the bloodiest battle on English soil, Edward of York defeats a Lancastrian army, forcing Henry VI to flee to Scotland

Monarch Mayhem

This monarch was married to Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon in 1923



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Crackenthorpe (Self catering)
Swallow's Nest, Crackenthorpe

Swallow's Nest

Ramped access to entrance. Modern beamed kitchen with dining area. Sitting room with electric fire and double sofa bed (for + 2). Single bedroom. Double bedroom. Shower room/WC with flush …
Sleeps 5

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Lupton (Self catering)
Capel, Lupton

Capel

This unique, semi-detached cottage sits on a working rare breed farm near Lupton, sleeping four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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