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Punchhouse

Punchhouse
Monmouth, Gwent

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The Punchhouse an 11 bedroomed en-suite hotel situated in the town centre of Monmouth Opposite the town hall. The Punchhouse is a 16th Century hotel which has retained all of its character and … more >>

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British History Quiz

The history of Anglo-Saxon England is told in what contemporary manuscript?



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This Day in British History

16 December, 1431

Henry VI crowned King of France

The coronation in Paris is led by Cardinal Beaufort. The expense of this second coronation causes a financial crisis

Monarch Mayhem

This king's most famous mistress was Jane Shore, daughter of a wealthy London merchant



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Dylan's Court

This single storey cottage is located in the South Wales town of Laugharne near to Tenby and can sleep six people in three bedrooms.
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Lavender Cottage

This well-appointed end-terrace holiday cottage is set in the coastal village of Ferryside and can sleep six people in three bedrooms.
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