Essex Travel Guide - Historic Houses






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British History Quiz

This financial institution was formed in 1694 to finance William III's French wars



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This Day in British History

25 April, 1284

Birth of Prince Edward (Edward II) at Caernarfon Castle

He was later named 'Prince of Wales', a title conferred on heirs to the English throne since

Monarch Mayhem

This king was deposed by his wife, Isabella of France



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Thurrock (Self catering)
Lavender Cottage, Thurrock

Lavender Cottage

Open plan sitting/dining room with with wood burning stove wooden floor. Well equipped kitchen. Bathroom/WC with roll top bath (shower attachment). Stairs to mezzanine with double bed beams sloping ceilings …
Sleeps 2

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Walton-on-the-Naze (Self catering)
Little Thatch, Walton-on-the-Naze

Little Thatch

This semi detached thatched cottage is located in the Essex seaside town of Walton on the Naze and can sleep four people in one bedroom.
Sleeps 4

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Colchester (Hotel)
Red Lion Hotel

Red Lion Hotel

The Red Lion Hotel is an historical Grade 1 listed building (1465) located in the town centre of historic Colchester. The hotel is one of the oldest inns in East Anglia and has been described as a fine example of Tudor England.The hotel is located in the town centre and … more >>

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Brentwood (Hotel)
Marygreen Manor Hotel

Marygreen Manor Hotel

Historic 16th Century Tudor House Hotel retaining many of its original features incorporating every modern facility. Rosetted Restaurant with award winning wine list. Tranquil garden. Four poster suites. Ample parking more >>

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