A old stone farm building stands in a peaceful meadow at the foot of Lingmell, near Wasdale Head.
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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 famous landscape garden designer gained his odd nickname from his habit of telling clients that their estates had 'great capability of improvement'
His real first name was Lancelot
His father in law was garden designer and architect William Kent
15 December, 1711
Occassional Conformity Act
Dissenters are prohibited from holding military or civil office
This king led his troops at the Battle of Dettingen in 1743, the last English king to lead his men in battle
His father was George I
He was followed to the throne by George III