England Heritage Travel Guide


Find historic places to visit in England - browse our tourism guide by County, region (see the menu below), or Type of Attraction. Also see our in-depth City Guides to some of the most popular England destinations. For accommodation information, see our guides to hotels, bed and breakfasts, and self catering cottages in England.

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The Swan  Aboyne

The Swan
Tarporley, Cheshire

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The Swan is the heartbeat of Tarporley village - dating back to the 16th Century this old coaching inn was sympathetically refurbished in February 2009. The Swan has 16 individually designed en-suite bedrooms, six of which are located in our converted Coaching House - nothing has been forgotten. With a … more >>

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British History Quiz

This Saxon leader resisted the Norman invasion from a base in the fens near present-day Ely


This Day in British History

03 August, 1291

Edward I receives 12 claims to the Scottish throne

Edward declares John Balliol the king, and Balliol pays homage to Edward for the Scottish crown

Monarch Mayhem

This king imprisoned his mother Isabella at Castle Rising


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Newquay (Self catering)
Cottage: HCTRENA, Newquay

Trenance Farmhouse

Lying just 400 yards from the picturesque beach of Mawgan Porth Trenance Farmhouse nestles along the coastline amongst the soft green hills of Cornwall. This character cottage which was formerly …
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Truro (Self catering)
Cottage: HCLAMCO, Truro



This former barn has been loving converted by the owners and offers …
Sleeps 3

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