Castles in Swansea and Gower, Wales

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Map of all Castles in Wales
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Name   Heritage Rating
Kenfig Castle Kenfig Castle 3 Heritage Rating
Llanblethian Castle Llanblethian Castle 3 Heritage Rating
Oxwich Castle Oxwich Castle 3 Heritage Rating
Oystermouth Castle Oystermouth Castle 3 Heritage Rating
Pennard Castle Pennard Castle 3 Heritage Rating
Penrice Castle Penrice Castle 3 Heritage Rating
Swansea Castle Swansea Castle 3 Heritage Rating
Weobley Castle Weobley Castle 4 Heritage Rating
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Faenol Fawr Country Hotel

Faenol Fawr Country Hotel
Bodelwyddan, Clwyd

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

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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Name the Historic attraction

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British History Quiz

The 'rough wooing' described what action by Henry VIII?



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This Day in British History

27 March, 1625

James I dies at Theobalds

He is succeeded by his son, Charles I

Monarch Mayhem

This monarch had the nickname 'Yea-and-Nay' for his frequent about-faces



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Popular Historic Attractions

Carew Cross
Historic Building   Heritage Rating 5

Caldicot Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5

St Asaph Cathedral
Cathedral   Heritage Rating 5

Penmon Priory
Abbey   Heritage Rating 5

Powis Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5


Llandeilo (Self catering)
Parc Y Brenin, Llandeilo

Parc Y Brenin

Parc y Brenin is one of only a few remaining real traditional welsh cottages in Wales. You will be mesmerised by its charm upon entering the cottage. It …
Sleeps 4

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Amroth (Self catering)
Pwll Cottage, Amroth

Pwll Cottage

This detached cottage is located near to Amroth in Pembrokeshire and can sleep six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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