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Kilconquhar Castle Estate

Kilconquhar Castle Estate
Leven, Fife

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Set in 120 acres of scenic Fife countryside Kilconquhar Castle Estate features a heated indoor swimming pool horse riding facilities and on-site health and beauty specialists. Free private parking is … more >>

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This legendary warrior supposedly led the British at the Battle of Mount Badon (c. 518)



21 January, 1510

Henry VIII's first Parliament meets

Henry must have been pretty pleased - Parliament granted him poundage, tonnage, and wool duties for life

This queen was married at 11 to the Holy Roman Emperor, Henry V





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Spean Bridge (Self catering)
Mountain Thyme Lodge, Spean Bridge

Mountain Thyme Lodge

Open plan sitting room with dining and kitchen areas. Double bedroom with TV/video/DVD. Twin bedded room with TV/video/DVD. Twin bedded room with TV/video. Bathroom/WC (shower over bath).
Sleeps 6

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Muir of Ord (Self catering)
Benview House, Muir of Ord

Benview House

This detached cottage is located near the village of Muir of Ord, close to Beauly, and can sleep ten people in five bedrooms.
Sleeps 10

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