Historic Buildings in County Durham


A bit of a catch-all category of historic bits and bobs that don't fit anywhere else. See also stately homes in County Durham.



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British History Quiz

The first major battle of the English Civil War was fought 23 October 1642



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This Day in British History

23 January, 1045

Edward the Confessor marries Edith, daughter of Earl Godwin of Wessex

Edith was the sister of Harold, who would be defeated at the Battle of Hastings

Monarch Mayhem

This king's madness led to a Regency headed by his son, George (and to a popular modern film!)



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Mickleton (Self catering)
The Stables, Mickleton

The Stables

This cottage is situated in the village of Middleton in Teesdale near Barnard Castle and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Wolsingham (Self catering)
Bridge House, Wolsingham

Bridge House

This luxury, spacious mid-terrace cottage, set next to the owner's home, is in the market town of Wolsingham near to Hamsterley in the Yorkshire Dales and can sleep six people …
Sleeps 6

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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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