Historic Churches in Herefordshire

Herefordshire is blessed with an extraordinary collection of historic churches, with some especially interesting examples tucked in the rugged counryside near the Welsh border. Perhaps the most famous church in the county is not the glorious edifice of Hereford Cathedral, but the quiet little Norman church at Kilpeck, with its marvellous collection of carved faces decorating both the interior and exterior.

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First English performance of Handel's Messiah

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Ross-on-Wye (Self catering)
April Cottage, Ross-on-Wye

April Cottage

A lovely, semi-detached character barn conversion located close to the bustling riverside town of Ross-on-Wye.
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Tenbury Wells (Self catering)
Raddle Bank House, Tenbury Wells

Raddle Bank House

This detached cottage located three miles from Tenbury Wells sleeps six people in three bedrooms.
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Ludlow (Hotel)
The Feathers Hotel

The Feathers Hotel

The Feathers Hotel in Ludlow is internationally recognised for its beautiful Jacobean architecture and medieval heritage. Described in the New York Times I dare say it is the most handsome Inn in the world....everybody knows of it. It is one of the prime images of Olde England portrayed in … more >>

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Ledbury (Hotel)
The Feathers Hotel

The Feathers Hotel

As a much-loved part of Ledbury's history The Feathers Hotel is a cosy truly traditional Coaching Inn. Full to the brim with character this charming Tudor era building is the most distinctive of Ledbury hotels. Standing justly proud on the High Street for over 400 years The … more >>

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