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Feathers Hotel, Ludlow, Shropshire

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Feathers Hotel, Ludlow, Shropshire
Ludlow, Shropshire, England
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The eye-catching Feathers Hotel in Ludlow, Shropshire, is perhaps one of the most photographed timber-framed buildings in the country. It is a gorgeous half-timbered building located on The Bull Ring in the historic centre of Ludlow. The hotel was built in 1619, and takes its name from the carved motif of ostrich feathers which appear on the amazing facade. Ostrich feathers are a symbol of the Prince of Wales, and the Feathers was built just after the investiture of Prince Charles (later Charles I) as Prince of Wales in 1616.

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