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Acton Burnell Castle

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One of the lesser known castles in England, Acton Burnell was erected in the late 13th century by Robert Burnell, Bishop of Bath and Wells. It was here in 1285 that Edward I issued the Statute of Acton Burnell, guaranteeing the rights of creditors under law.

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Acton Burnell (Self catering)
Virginia Cottage, Acton Burnell

Virginia Cottage

This pet friendly, barn conversion cottage on a working farm sleeps 4 people in the Shropshire village of Acton Burnell just 7 miles from the historic market town of Shrewsbury …
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Talbot Hotel

Talbot Hotel

The Talbot Hotel is a traditional 16th century coaching inn and has been recently refurbished to modern standards throughout. It has a contemporary bar and restaurant which offer a delightful traditional menu and a fine choice of ales and 8 en-suite letting rooms. more >>

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