Ancient & Prehistoric sites in Suffolk

Though Sutton Hoo is not precisely an 'ancient' or 'prehistoric' site, it has to go somewhere, and this is the most suitable category!


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British History Quiz

This Chancellor of England was named Archbishop of Canterbury by Richard II, who then banished him. He returned when Henry IV deposed Richard.



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This Day in British History

25 April, 1284

Birth of Prince Edward (Edward II) at Caernarfon Castle

He was later named 'Prince of Wales', a title conferred on heirs to the English throne since

Monarch Mayhem

He was famed for the saying, 'no bishop, no king'



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Waldringfield (Self catering)
Bluebell Studio, Waldringfield

Bluebell Studio

This cottage has been converted from a former farm building near to the village of Waldringfield in Suffolk and can sleep two people.
Sleeps 2

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Woodbridge (Self catering)
Harvest Moon, Woodbridge

Harvest Moon

This lovely, semi-detached cottage is attached to the owner's home and is in the village of Grundisburgh near to Woodbridge and can sleep four people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Ipswich (Hotel)
Hintlesham Hall

Hintlesham Hall

A Grade 1 listed Elizabethan house which is now an AA 4 red star hotel. Standing in 175 acres of parkland offering attentive and friendly service boasting the associated championship PGA golf course and clubhouse. Widely recognised as one of the loveliest in the UK and Ireland s highest … more >>

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Lavenham (Hotel)
Swan Hotel

Swan Hotel

The Swan at Lavenham is one of the most historic hotels in Suffolk (if not in all of England!). The hotel dates to the 14th century, and the building oozes history from every darkened beam. Parts of the hotel once served as a medieval guildhall for Lavenham's wealthy wool merchants, and parts were a 16th century house. Within the charmingly restored interior you will find numerous original features, including an authentic minstrel gallery. more >>

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