A traditional red postbox set into a stone wall surrounding Manesty Wood.
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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 >>
Sir Winston Churchill was born at what stately home?
His father was Lord Randolph Churchill, his grandfather the 7th Duke of Marlborough
The house was given by Queen Anne to his ancestor, John Churchill, for his military success at the Battle of Blenheim
17 January, 1775
Sheridan's The Rivals first peformed
Perhaps the best known work by the most famous playwright of his age was performed at Covent Garden
This English king was officially the heir of Charles VI of France
He was heir because he married Charles's daughter Catherine
He never came to the French throne, for he died in 1422