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17th Century Orton Hall

17th Century Orton Hall

Orton Hall is a superb Jacobean Mansion built in 1662 standing in 7 acres of its own mature parkland. We have 3 suites, each with its own unique charm. All … more >>


HISTORY CORNER

Name the Historic attraction

Name the mystery historic attraction
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British History Quiz

This 1st century British ruler was the model for Shakespeare's Cymbeline



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This Day in British History

22 May, 1455

1st Battle of St Albans

Yorkists defeat a royal army and capture Henry VI. The Duke of York becomes Constable of England.

Monarch Mayhem

This monarch's sons were called 'The Devil's Brood'



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Sawrey (Self catering)
Crummock, Sawrey

Crummock

This apartment is situated in a courtyard setting in the village of Sawrey near to Hawkshead and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
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Beetham (Self catering)
South View, Beetham

South View

This detached bungalow is in the hamlet of Slack Head near the village of Beetham in Cumbria, and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
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