Abbeys and Monasteries in Kent

Medieval monasteries are among the most evocative historic sites to visit in Britain. Here are some of the best known sites in Kent.






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British History Quiz

This dashing courtier was a favourite of Elizabeth I, but she eventually had him executed after he rose in rebellion



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This Day in British History

20 July, 1837

Euston Station opens

Euston is the first railway terminus in London

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This king was buried beside his father at Fontevraulx Abbey



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Sarre (Self catering)
Chalk Pit Cottage, Sarre

Chalk Pit Cottage

Open plan sitting/dining room with wooden floor and wood burning stove. Modern fitted kitchen. Spacious conservatory. First floor: Double bedroom. Bathroom/WC with separate shower cubicle. Single bedroom. Second floor: Spacious …
Sleeps 5

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Ramsgate (Self catering)
Bob Cottage, Ramsgate

Bob Cottage

This terraced cottage is in Ramsgate in Kent and sleeps up to six people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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New Romney (Hotel)
The Ship Hotel

The Ship Hotel

The Ship Hotel New Romney is a 15th century pub & hotel situated in the heart of Romney Marsh. With a large restaurant seating over 70 people a conservatory a fully heated patio garden 10 comfortable en suite bedrooms & an indoor & outdoor bar. The hotel is tastefully decorated … more >>

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Sarre (Hotel)
Crown Inn

Crown Inn

A traditional village inn set in leafy grounds with easy access to local attractions and neighbouring business parks. The Crown Inn is Grade 1 listed 15th Century building, fully restored yet still retaining many original features. Brimming with history, the inn boasts visits from scores of glamorous stars of the … more >>

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