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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

Name the mystery historic attraction
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British History Quiz

This legendary warrior supposedly led the British at the Battle of Mount Badon (c. 518)



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This Day in British History

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

Monarch Mayhem

Which of the following was NOT married to Henry VIII?



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Kirkby Lonsdale (Self catering)
Peel Cottage, Kirkby Lonsdale

Peel Cottage

This delightful, semi-detached cottage in Kirkby Lonsdale in Cumbria can sleep two people in one bedroom.
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Appleby-in-Westmorland (Self catering)
Sycamore House, Appleby-in-Westmorland

Sycamore House

Sycamore House is a listed Westmorland longhouse which provides an ideal place to relax. All living areas are very spacious and the house has plenty of character. Much of the …
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