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Kentwell HallKentwell Hall
Long Melford, Suffolk, England

Kentwell is a moated Tudor manor, built by the Clopton family in the early 16th century. The exterior is largely built of red-brick. The beautifully preserved interiors feature a working Tudor kitchen and a Great Hall with a minstrels gallery at one end. In the landscaped grounds that surround the house are a Tudor Rose pavement maze, clipped topiary, and a Camera Obscura. Kentwell is a very short distance from another stately home, Melford Hall.

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Bourton-on-the-Water, Gloucestershire

Situated just 100 yards from the centre of the charming Cotswolds village of Bourton-on-the-Water, Harrington House dates back to the Tudor period. The main building and several stone-built annexes, all designated as non-smoking, accommodate 29 bedrooms, which are equipped with a hairdryer, clock radio and complimentary tea and coffee making … more >>

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Burrough on the Hill, Leicestershire
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"Herbert holds of the king 4 carucates of land in Burrough on the Hill. There were 5 ploughs. Now in demesne there are 1 1/2 ploughs and 4 slaves, and 6 bordars with 1 sokeman have 3 ploughs. There are 20 acres of meadow and woodland 13 furlongs long and 4 broad. It was worth 10s, now 30s."


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