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Furzeleigh Mill Country House

Furzeleigh Mill Country House
Buckfastleigh, Devon

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Close to the ancient stannary towns of Ashburton and Buckfastleigh and the medieval town of Totnes, midway between Plymouth and Exeter, this charming character 16th Century former corn mill offers the warmth of a homely atmosphere with hotel quality and service in a superb central location, perfectly placed for holidays … more >>

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Name the Historic attraction

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British History Quiz

This Saxon leader resisted the Norman invasion from a base in the fens near present-day Ely



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This Day in British History

14 November, 1501

Catherine of Aragon marries Arthur, son of Henry VII

Arthur died less than 5 months later, and Catherine eventually married his brother, the future Henry VIII

Monarch Mayhem

This king's frst wife was earlier married to his brother, Arthur



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Mevagissey (Self catering)
Cottage: HCTFCHE, Mevagissey

Treleaven Farm Cherry Hills

1 OF 3 BARN CONVERSIONS SET IN A QUIET ELEVATED POSITION OVERLOOKING MEVAGISSEY 10 MINUTE WALK FROM THE HARBOUR PERFECT FOR DISCOVERING THE AREA These attractive barn conversions are …
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Port Isaac (Self catering)
Cottage: HCADVEN, Port Isaac

Advent Cottage

LUXURIOUS DETACHED COTTAGE SET IN 30 ACRES OF PASTURELAND JUST A SHORT DISTANCE FROM THE NORTH CORNISH COAST For those searching for something a little special you have found it …
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