Medieval Monasteries in County Durham



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British History Quiz

Queen Victoria's refusal to dismiss those of her attendants married to Whig politiciians precipitated a constitutional conflict called ...



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This Day in British History

24 January, 1328

Edward III marries Philippa of Hainault

Edward's sister Joan would soon marry David, son of Rober the Bruce

Monarch Mayhem

She was later dubbed 'the Nine Day's Queen'



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Stanhope (Self catering)
Footway Cottage, Stanhope

Footway Cottage

A lovely property sleeping four in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Eastgate (Self catering)
Horsley Hall, Eastgate

Horsley Hall

A stone-built, detached Grade II listed property, dating back to the 17th century and situated just 1.5 miles from the village of Eastgate and sleeping 20 people in 10 bedrooms.
Sleeps 20

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Darlington (Historic Hotel)
The Blackwell Grange Hotel

The Blackwell Grange Hotel

Unwind in the elegance of this beautiful 17th century mansion set in 15 acres of its own wooded parklands. Walking distance from the centre of Darlington and yet only a short drive from breathtaking Yorkshire Dales scenery, this hotel is fabulous for both business and leisure.Minutes from the A1, and … more >>

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Walworth (Historic Hotel)
Walworth Castle Hotel

Walworth Castle Hotel

Ever dreamed of being a King of a Castle? Well now you can at 12th century Walworth Castle Hotel! Try our Fit for a King Suites featuring Castle Towers and Jacuzzi baths, and enjoy award winning cuisine in Hansards restaurant. Sample the local cask Ale. Try our famous Carvery served … more >>

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