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.

Heart of England County Travel Guides
Heart of England Travel Resources


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Featured Historic Hotel
The Sibson Inn Hotel Daventry

The Sibson Inn Hotel
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Countryside Inn Hotel Restaurant and Wedding venue offering traditional English hospitality.

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

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Mousehole (Self catering)
The Langley Tarne, Mousehole

The Langley Tarne

This romantic bolt-hole for two sits in the picturesque Cornish fishing village of Mousehole, 3 miles west of Penzance - a short scenic bus ride that runs every 20 minutes …
Sleeps 2

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Camelford (Self catering)
Sarah's Cottage, Camelford

Sarah's Cottage

This white stone cottage is based in Camelford, Cornwall and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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