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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 >>
This notorious favourite of Edward II was created the Earl of Cornwall and Keeper of the Realm
His enemies twice forced Edward to banish him
He was seized and beheaded in 1312 by the Earl of Leicester
15 December, 1711
Occassional Conformity Act
Dissenters are prohibited from holding military or civil office
This king came to the throne aged only 9
Until he came of age the country was ruled by William Marshall, Earl of Pembroke
His father was King John
Just a few minutes walk from the heart of Keswick, this traditional terraced house can sleep up to eight people in four bedrooms.
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This lovely ground floor apartment is situated in the town of Keswick and sleeps two people in one bedroom.