Historic Houses in Cornwall

This category of the Cornwall gazetteer lists stately homes (country houses). For other historic properties see our gazetteer of historic buildings in Cornwall.











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National Trust

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National Trust membership

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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HISTORY CORNER
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This assembly of Parliament in 1653 consisted of 140 'godly men' selected by Cromwell and the Council of Officers



25 June, 1360

Henry Yevele named master mason of Westminster

Yevele, one of the most important medieval architects, rebuilt the Clock Tower and Jewel Tower of the Palace of Westminster

This monarch was second in line to the throne until the untimely death of his brother, the Duke of Clarence




Penzance (Hotel)
The Wellington Hotel

The Wellington Hotel

The Wellington Hotel is an imposing granite building that was built before the Battle of Waterloo. It was converted into a hotel in 1813 and named after the The Iron Duke (Arthur Wellesley; 1769-1852) after he allegedly stayed here.

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St Austell (Hotel)
The White Hart Hotel

The White Hart Hotel

An 18th century hotel in the centre of St Austell Cornwall that has been refurbished to a high modern standard whilst maintaining most of it's original features. All of our 17 rooms are en-suite and have recently been redecorated to a high standard.

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