Heart of England - Heritage Travel Guide

Historic Bedfordshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire, Northamptonshire, and Warwickshire

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They call it the 'Heart' of England for good reason! Find historic places to visit and stay, explore Shakespeare's Startford-upon-Avon and some of the finest stately homes in England, such as Waddesdon Manor and Cliveden House. From the historic cities of Warwick with its superb medioeval castle, to Bedford and its links with native son John Bunyan, history is never far away.

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John Bunyan - Bedford's most famous son
Lace Making in Bedford
William Shakespeare biography

Althorp Park - Princess Diana's final resting place.

Heart of England County Travel Guides
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Mount Ephraim Wigginton

Mount Ephraim
Faversham, Kent

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Mount Ephraim is a beautiful family-owned estate in the heart of the Kent countryside with five Guest Rooms. Each room has been individually decorated and has an ensuite bathroom flatscreen TV and tea and coffee making facilities. Guests can enjoy exclusive access to our ten acres of gardens outside of … more >>

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Sennen (Self catering)
Cottage: HCHOLBA, Sennen

Hollyberry Barn At Banns Farm

Set 0.25 miles down a gravelled lane these lovely Grade II listed barns have been lovingly converted to a good standard. The properties have panoramic countryside views to the rear …
Sleeps 7

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Falmouth (Self catering)
Nanparra Cottage, Falmouth

Nanparra Cottage

This character cottage?is 4 miles from Falmouth and can sleep 4 people in two bedrooms (5th guest?welcome on request at ?50 additional charge).
Sleeps 4

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