Essex Heritage Guide - Historic Buildings


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British History Quiz

This battle took place on or about 8 January 871 between King Alfred and a Danish army



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This Day in British History

22 April, 1445

Henry VI marries Margaret of Anjou

Margaret's father was Rene, King of Sicily. Unusually for a royal wedding, the ceremony took place at Titchfield Abbey in Hampshire

Monarch Mayhem

This king was killed while a prisoner at the Tower of London in 1471



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West Mersea (Self catering)
15 City Road, West Mersea

15 City Road

A detached house on Mersea Island with three bedrooms sleeping six people.
Sleeps 6

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Clacton-on-Sea (Self catering)
Driftwood, Clacton-on-Sea

Driftwood

This single-storey cottage in Holland-on-Sea near Clacton-on-Sea sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
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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