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Cricket St. Thomas Hotel Short Breaks Polegate

Cricket St. Thomas Hotel Short Breaks
Chillington, Somerset

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Although the elegant mansion of Cricket St.Thomas is avowedly Regency in style the present house was designed by the neo-Classicist Sir John Soane and set within glorious landscaped gardens based on a design by Capability Brown. The Manors proud history actually predates 1086. Since its rebuilding in 1820, Cricket has … more >>

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Sandy Bay Lodge, St Austell

Sandy Bay Lodge

Tregran Lodge is situated on Par Sands Holiday Park, Par, Cornwall. This delightful Lodge is located in a peacfull corner of the park, yet has access to all that …
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Buttercup Cottage

IN A DELIGHTFUL COURTYARD SETTING SITUATED IN THE PERFECT LOCATION FOR TOURING THE WHOLE OF CORNWALL Situated in an ideal location to discover Cornwall and also to experience the breathtaking …
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