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Close House Hotel  Bowness-on-Windermere

Close House Hotel
Heddon-on-the-Wall, Northumberland

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Close House Hotel offers everything that you would expect from a venue, 19 luxurious appointed bedrooms with ultra modern bathrooms, our award winning Bewickes Restaurant offering lunch and dinner, excellent meeting and private dining rooms for up to 100 guests and an challenging 18 hole golf course with Clubhouse. Why … more >>

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Name the Historic attraction

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British History Quiz

This Benedictine monk and scholar succeeded Lanfranc as Archbishop of Canterbury in 1093



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This Day in British History

07 December, 1640

Parliament declares 'ship money' illegal

Ship money was a tex levied by Charles I without consent of Parliament

Monarch Mayhem

His nickname meant 'ill council'



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Polperro (Self catering)
Trefledart Lodge, Polperro

Trefledart Lodge

This detached, charming pine lodge on the Killigarth Manor Holiday Park near Polperro in Cornwall can sleep six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 8

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Boscastle (Self catering)
Cottage: HCWATEO, Boscastle

Waterloo Old Apple Tallet

 1 OF 6 COTTAGES SET WITHIN 200 ACRES WITH BEEF SHEEP GIANT SANDPIT HEATED SWIMMING POOL RIVER FISHING CLASSIC MOTORBIKES RIVERSIDE WALKS RIVERSIDE HIDE WILDLIFE WEBCAM AND GAMES ROOM John …
Sleeps 5

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