Countryside attractions in Staffordshire

The best countryside in Staffordshire borders on, or is part of, the Peak District National Park.

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Name the Historic attraction

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British History Quiz

This political and religious manifesto of 1638 was signed by those opposed to Charles I's religious policy in Scotland



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This Day in British History

18 January, 1486

Henry VII marries Elizabeth of York

Elizabeth is the daughter of Edward IV. The marriage efectively united the Houses of York and Lancaster, ending the Wars of the Roses

Monarch Mayhem

The protoypical 'wicked uncle', this king was popularly blamed for murdering Edward V



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Elkstones (Self catering)
The Barn at Hill House, Elkstones

The Barn at Hill House

This semi-detached barn conversion in Elkstones near Leek has its own entrance and is attached to the owners' home, sleeping eight people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 8

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Meerbrook (Self catering)
Goldcrest, Meerbrook

Goldcrest

This property offers guests a chance to stay in a fabulous barn conversion on a former working farm, with comfortable accommodation for up to 12 people.
Sleeps 12

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Stafford (Hotel)
Weston Hall

Weston Hall

Weston Hall originated in 1550 when it was built as a small dower house. In early 2012 the Petrouis family took on Weston Hall with a view to making major refurbishments over a 6-month period. After restoring the building to its former glory Weston Hall re - opened on 16th … more >>

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Burton-on-Trent (Hotel)
Dovecliff Hall Hotel

Dovecliff Hall Hotel

Dovecliff Hall Country House is a hidden gem nestled in the delightful Staffordshire countryside. Dating back to 1790 this elegant Georgian House has been fully restored to provide a subtle blend of history with modern comfortable hospitality. Set within seven acres of beautiful gardens and adjacent to the … more >>

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