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 outspoken politician was the first female to sit in the House of Commons



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This Day in British History

23 September, 1326

Queen Isabella and Roger Mortimer land at Orwell, Suffolk

Barons opposed to Isabella's husband, Edward II, join them in revolt. Edward is deposed and murdered.

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Hexham (Self catering)
Wanney Cottage, Hexham

Wanney Cottage

Wanney Cottage is a 19th Centurary former quarryman's cottage, which has been sympathatically renovated, retaining its old charm and yet offering all modern facilities. The cottage is reached by …
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Allendale (Self catering)
Cherry Tree House, Allendale

Cherry Tree House

This terraced cottage is located near the village of Allendale and can sleep eight people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 8

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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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