Historic Buildings in Shropshire

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British History Quiz

This essayist and poet is best known for his 'Dictionery of the English Language', published in 1755


This Day in British History

21 March, 1282

Dafydd ap Gruffudd launches revolt

Dafydd is reluctantly joined by his brother Llewelyn. The rebellion signalled Edward I's second invasion of north Wales

Monarch Mayhem

This king's son and heir was dubbed The Black Prince


Dorrington (Self catering)
The Garden Room, Dorrington

The Garden Room

This first floor studio apartment near the Shropshire village of Dorrington sleeps two people.
Sleeps 2

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Jackfield (Self catering)
Valley Cottage, Jackfield

Valley Cottage

This detached, ground floor cottage is located in the village of Jackfield and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Shrewsbury (Hotel)
Rowton Castle Hotel

Rowton Castle Hotel

Rowton Castle is a beautiful 17th century grade 2 listed building set in 17 acres of tranquil grounds six miles west from the historic town of Shrewsbury. We are the perfect venue for a prestigious function or a few days away from it all. A castle … more >>

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Shrewsbury (Hotel)
The Albright Hussey Manor Hotel

The Albright Hussey Manor Hotel

Set in four acres of beautiful landscaped gardens and surrounded by original moat The Albright Hussey Manor has a enviable reputation of offering some of the finest accommodation in the midlands. C1524 the hotel encompasses a wealth of history whilst offering the very highest standard in modern comfort & cuisine. … more >>

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