Northumberland Castles Gazetteer

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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British History Quiz

This architect was responsible for the design of the Bank of England building and the Dulwich Art Gallery



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This Day in British History

19 January, 1442

Duchess of Gloucester convicted of attempting to kill Henry VI by sorcery

The duchess (Eleanor Cobham) is divorced from the duke and imprisoned for life

Monarch Mayhem

This monarch came to the throne at the age of 18



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Haltwhistle (Self catering)
Chare Close Cottage, Haltwhistle

Chare Close Cottage

This character terraced cottage set next to the owner's home in Haltwhistle, Northumberland, sleeps four people in two en-suite bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Hexham (Self catering)
North Tyne Cottage, Hexham

North Tyne Cottage

Set in the beautiful Tyne Valley countryside, North Tyne Cottage is located in the village of Warden near Hexham.
Sleeps 4

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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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