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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

Name the Historic attraction

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British History Quiz

This writer, politician, and philosopher is best known for 'Novum Organum', and his 'Essays', published in 1597 and 1625



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This Day in British History

26 June, 1610

James I accepts Great Contract

By terms of the Contract James agreed to abolish feudal tenures and wardships in exchange for a grant from Parliament of 200,000

Monarch Mayhem

A devout Catholic, this monarch married Philip of Spain



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National Trust

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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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Grange-over-Sands (Self catering)
3 Boddencroft, Grange-over-Sands

3 Boddencroft

This welcoming cottage in Grange-over-Sands sleeps five people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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Ambleside (Self catering)
Brathay, Ambleside

Brathay

This first floor apartment is located in the heart of Ambleside in the Lake District and can sleep four people in one bedroom.
Sleeps 4

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