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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British History Quiz

This devout king was the son of Aethelred the Unready and Emma, daughter of Richard III of Normandy



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This Day in British History

14 August, 1040

Macbeth kills King Duncan

Macbeth murders Duncan, King of Scots, and takes the throne. The event was later sensationalised in the play by Shakespeare as a truly dreadful deed, but in truth a lot of rulers were murdered in those turbulent times!

Monarch Mayhem

This king abdicated the throne on 11 December, 1936, before he had officially been crowned



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Ross-on-Wye (Self catering)
Hay Cottage, Ross-on-Wye

Hay Cottage

Large open plan sitting room with sofa bed (for + 2) well equipped modern kitchen and dining area. Double bedroom with ensuite bathroom/WC. Twin bedded room with ensuite bathroom/WC (shower …
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Peterchurch (Self catering)
The Granary, Peterchurch

The Granary

Peterchurch is a delightful village located in Herefordshire’s Golden Valley, just 11 miles from the historic town of Hereford with its impressive cathedral, medieval bridge of the River Wye, and …
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Ludlow (Hotel)
The Feathers Hotel

The Feathers Hotel

The Feathers Hotel in Ludlow is internationally recognised for its beautiful Jacobean architecture and medieval heritage. Described in the New York Times I dare say it is the most handsome Inn in the world....everybody knows of it. It is one of the prime images of Olde England portrayed in … more >>

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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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