A time capsule of early 20th-century life, Mr Straw's House is a suburban house in a residential area of Worksop, captured just as it was in the 1920s when it was inhabited by the eccentric Straw family. The house displays an eclectic mix of period costumes, memorabilia, and household items. 5-7 Blyth Grove,
England, S81 0JG
Papplewick Pumping Station is a wonderfully ornate example of Victorian architecture. It was built in 1885 at a total cost of 55,000 pounds to help supply the city of Nottingham with fresh water and is the finest example of a Victorian waterworks in England.
Probably the best-preserved workhouse in England, the Southwell Workhouse is a reminder of those not-too-fondly remembered days when poor families were forced to live and work in harsh conditions in a forerunner of our modern welfare system. Upton Road,
England, NG25 0PT
A superb 18th Century manor house set in over 3 acres of professionally landscaped gardens. Located in the historic market town of Retford, this traditional 63 bedroomed hotel is one of the best in the area.Relax in the comforts of The West Retford Hotel by enjoying a drink in the … more >>