Northumberland Castles Gazetteer

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Northumberland is home to some of the finest medieval castles in England, particularly along the coast, where fortresses such as Bamburgh and Dunstanburgh are situated in striking locations overlooking the sea.











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This Day in British History

27 May, 1199

John I crowned at Westminster Abbey

John had already been anointed Duke of Normandy after the death of his brother, Richard I

Monarch Mayhem

This king was born Henry Bolingbroke, son of John of Gaunt



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Amble-by-the-Sea (Self catering)
2 Bay View, Amble-by-the-Sea

2 Bay View

This charming detached cottage is in the village of Amble in North East England, and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Embleton (Self catering)
Granary Stone House, Embleton

Granary Stone House

This is a luxury, semi-detached barn conversion on the edge of the popular coastal village of Embleton and can sleep 12 people in six bedrooms.
Sleeps 12

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Haydon Bridge (Hotel)
Langley Castle Hotel

Langley Castle Hotel

Genuine 14th castle set in a 12-acre woodland estate with brush-mown lawns restored to a magnificent and comfortable hotel. Langley is perfect for discovering the delights of Hadrians Wall and other local attractions. The exclusive nature of the castle makes Langley the perfect destination to be pampered in unique surroundings. … more >>

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Heddon-on-the-Wall (Hotel)
Close House Hotel

Close House Hotel

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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