Historic Churches in Herefordshire

Herefordshire is blessed with an extraordinary collection of historic churches, with some especially interesting examples tucked in the rugged counryside near the Welsh border. Perhaps the most famous church in the county is not the glorious edifice of Hereford Cathedral, but the quiet little Norman church at Kilpeck, with its marvellous collection of carved faces decorating both the interior and exterior.











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The parliament gathers 2 knights from each shire and 2 burgesses from certain selected boroughs

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Howle Hill (Self catering)
Howle Hideaway, Howle Hill

Howle Hideaway

With one double bedroom, a private patio for al fresco dining, and long walks through beautiful countryside, this cottage makes an excellent place for a romantic break.
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Peterchurch (Self catering)
The Chocolate House, Peterchurch

The Chocolate House

This detached, ground floor barn conversion is near to the village of Peterchurch and can sleep two people in one bedroom.
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Bromyard (Hotel)
The Falcon Hotel

The Falcon Hotel

A stylish, comfortable 10 bedroom hotel in a dramatic Tudor building set in the centre of the ancient and rural market town of Bromyard. Fine dine in the beautiful restaurant, relax in the comfortable lounge. Also there is a classic 18th century ballroom, oak panelled private room and separate Mews … more >>

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Hereford (Hotel)
Holme Lacy House (half Board)

Holme Lacy House (half Board)

If you are looking to get away our Grade I listed Georgian manor house is just the place. Much of the house has original plaster ceilings and furniture many dating back to 1674. If you prefer exploring the great outdoors find a peaceful corner in our breathtaking grounds or beside … more >>

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