Historic towns and villages in Herefordshire

The county of Herefordshire is famous for its Black and White villages - locations blessed with medieval half-imbered buildings. While not all the villages on this list can claim to be 'black and white', there are some lovely places to visit.










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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!

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Luntley (Self catering)
Holly Bush, Luntley

Holly Bush

This petite holiday home makes up in charm what it lacks in space and offers a wonderful open-plan living area with spiral staircase and French windows onto a private patio …
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Ross-on-Wye (Self catering)
High Rising Cottage, Ross-on-Wye

High Rising Cottage

A detached stone cottage, on the outskirts of Linton, near Ross-on-Wye, sleeping two people in one bedroom.
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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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