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.

Features

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

Althorp Park - Princess Diana's final resting place.

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Featured Historic Hotel
The Crown Hotel Royston

The Crown Hotel
Framlingham, Suffolk

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Stay the night in one of our 14 en-suite individually styled rooms including six double rooms, three twins, one single, one family, and three prestigious feature rooms - perfect for a weekend getaway or a midweek treat. Relax in our charming 16th century coaching inn which is full of character …

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St Agnes (Self catering)
Tremanners, St Agnes

Tremanners

This first floor apartment is located in the village of St. Agnes and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Truro (Self catering)
Be Our Guest Cottage, Truro

Be Our Guest Cottage

This detached property rests on the outskirts of Truro and sleeps up to two people, in one bedroom.
Sleeps 2

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