Historic Churches - Mid Wales and the Brecon Beacons

Mid Wales is blessed with an extyremely large number of fascinating historic churches, many of them originating before AD 1000 and quite a few closely linked to early Welsh saints.










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Faenol Fawr Country Hotel

Faenol Fawr Country Hotel
Bodelwyddan, Clwyd

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Breathtaking architecture built in the 1590s with warm lounges and set against a backdrop of secluded stunning gardens. This period manor house will entice and captivate lovers of Tudor architecture and will behold you with … more >>

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Catherine of France crowned Queen of England

Catherine's husband, Henry V, would die a year later

This king hid in an oak tree after defeat at the Battle of Worcester in 1651





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This detached bugalow in Penally near Tenby sleeps five people in three bedrooms.
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