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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

Sir Winston Churchill was born at what stately home?



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This Day in British History

20 June, 1756

Black Hole of Calcutta

Siraj-ud-Daula takes Calcutta and throws British captives into a small dungeon. 120 of the captives die.

Monarch Mayhem

This monarch led his army to triumph at the Battle of the Boyne in 1690



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Staveley (Self catering)
Ghyll Bank Cottage, Staveley

Ghyll Bank Cottage

With two bedrooms, this cottage has been tastefully and considerately restored to offer accommodation for up to three people, making it an idyllic hideaway for small families.
Sleeps 3

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Arnside (Self catering)
Fox Cottage, Arnside

Fox Cottage

This traditional terraced cottage is situated in the village of Arnside and sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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