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

National Trust membership

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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In 1678-81 this clergyman claimed to have knowledge of a 'Popish Plot' to kill Charles II



26 September, 672

Synod of Hertford

The Synod of Hertford was a church gathering that proclaimed the supremacy of the see of Canterbury in the English church. The Archbishop of Canterbury was given the power to divide dioceses and to create new bishops.

This queen's reign saw the union of England and Scotland in 1707




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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