Essex Travel Guide - Historic Houses






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British History Quiz

This famous architect designed the Crystal Palace for the Great Exhibition of 1851



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This Day in British History

22 July, 1298

Battle of Falkirk

Edward I defeates Scots under William Wallace. Wallace forced to flee Scotland

Monarch Mayhem

This king was deposed by his wife, Isabella of France



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Thurrock (Self catering)
Saffron Cottage, Thurrock

Saffron Cottage

Open plan sitting/dining room with wood burning stove wooden floor and well equipped kitchen area. Two steps down to double bedroom. Bathroom/WC with separate shower cubicle. Stairs to mezzanine twin …
Sleeps 4

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Walton-on-the-Naze (Self catering)
Little Thatch, Walton-on-the-Naze

Little Thatch

This semi detached thatched cottage is located in the Essex seaside town of Walton on the Naze and can sleep four people in one bedroom.
Sleeps 4

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Colchester (Hotel)
Red Lion Hotel

Red Lion Hotel

The Red Lion Hotel is an historical Grade 1 listed building (1465) located in the town centre of historic Colchester. The hotel is one of the oldest inns in East Anglia and has been described as a fine example of Tudor England.The hotel is located in the town centre and … more >>

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Brentwood (Hotel)
Marygreen Manor Hotel

Marygreen Manor Hotel

Historic 16th Century Tudor House Hotel retaining many of its original features incorporating every modern facility. Rosetted Restaurant with award winning wine list. Tranquil garden. Four poster suites. Ample parking more >>

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