Southern England Historic Attractions Guide

Historic Wiltshire, Hampshire, West Sussex, Isle of Wight

Editor's picks - Top 5 reasons to visit South Central England
1. Stourhead garden at any time of year
2. Salisbury Cathedral, and Salisbury in general
3. Weald & Downland Museum
4. Ponies in the New Forest
5. Walking on the Isle of Wight


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Featured Historic Hotel
The George Hotel Wickham

The George Hotel
Dorchester-on-Thames, Oxfordshire

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The George Hotel is situated in the charming village of Dorchester on Thames and is part of the RelaxInnz prestige collection. Dating back to the 15th century this is one of Britain s oldest coaching inns; it is rich in historical character and charm complete with oak beams and … more >>

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HISTORY CORNER

Name the Historic attraction

Name the mystery historic attraction
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British History Quiz

This architect was responsible for the design of the Bank of England building and the Dulwich Art Gallery



 Clue

This Day in British History

23 September, 1326

Queen Isabella and Roger Mortimer land at Orwell, Suffolk

Barons opposed to Isabella's husband, Edward II, join them in revolt. Edward is deposed and murdered.

Monarch Mayhem

This king was the son of Stephen, Count of Blois and Chartres



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National Trust

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Free entry to National Trust properties throughout England, Wales, and Northern Ireland, plus discounted admission to National Trust for Scotand properties.

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Polgooth (Self catering)
Trevillas, Polgooth

Trevillas

This comfortable apartment is close to Fowey and sleeps two people in one bedroom.
Sleeps 2

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Callington (Self catering)
Valley Lodge 3, Callington

Valley Lodge 3

This reverse level style purpose built holiday lodge in Callington, Cornwall, can sleep four adults and two children in three bedrooms
Sleeps 6

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