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Nanteos Mansion Country House Hotel

Nanteos Mansion Country House Hotel
Aberystwyth, Dyfed

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The perfect fairytale location for weddings the seclusion of this mansion nestled in the mountains belies the fact it is 2 miles from the centre of the University town of Aberystwyth mid Wales. Surrounded by … more >>

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British History Quiz

The first Hanoverian monarch of England, he spoke no English and relinquished political control to a Prime Minister, Robert Walpole



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This Day in British History

22 January, 1552

Lord Protector Somerset executed

Somerset was ousted by the ambitious Earl of Northumberland

Monarch Mayhem

This monarch was known for his ruddy complexion



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Popular Historic Attractions

St David's Cathedral
Cathedral   Heritage Rating 5

Conwy Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5

Cwmhir Abbey
Abbey   Heritage Rating 5

Pembroke Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5

Carew Cross
Historic Building   Heritage Rating 5


Solva (Self catering)
Swallows Cottage, Solva

Swallows Cottage

The four Delfryn cottages surround a traditional Pembrokeshire courtyard with countryside and sea views of St. Brides Bay. The coastal path and National Trust cove of Porth-y-Rhaw is only …
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Newgale (Self catering)
Cilau Bach, Newgale

Cilau Bach

This delightful cottage is situated in a hamlet near to the beach at Newgale, eight miles from St Davids in South Wales, and sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
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