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Punchhouse

Punchhouse
Monmouth, Gwent

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The Punchhouse an 11 bedroomed en-suite hotel situated in the town centre of Monmouth Opposite the town hall. The Punchhouse is a 16th Century hotel which has retained all of its character and … more >>

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This battle took place on 14 April 1471 between Yorkists under the future Edward IV and Lancastrians under Warwick 'The Kingmaker'



23 April, 1248

Order of the Garter insituted

Edward III's famous order of chivarly modelled after a similar French chivalric order of knights

This pious king was married to Eleanor of Provence





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Tenby (Self catering)
Rydal Mount, Tenby

Rydal Mount

This three-storey terraced house is located in the town of Tenby and can sleep ten people in five bedrooms.
Sleeps 10

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Cardigan (Self catering)
The Shippen, Cardigan

The Shippen

This semi-detached cottage near Cardigan sleeps five people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 5

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