Historic Churches - Mid Wales and the Brecon Beacons

Mid Wales is blessed with an extyremely large number of fascinating historic churches, many of them originating before AD 1000 and quite a few closely linked to early Welsh saints.










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Faenol Fawr Country Hotel

Faenol Fawr Country Hotel
Bodelwyddan, Clwyd

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Breathtaking architecture built in the 1590s with warm lounges and set against a backdrop of secluded stunning gardens. This period manor house will entice and captivate lovers of Tudor architecture and will behold you with … more >>

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This war between England and Spain was ostensibly fought over Spanish mistreatment of an English sailor



17 July, 1453

Battle of Castillon

The final battle of the Hundred Years War results in a decisive French victory

This monarch took the throne when his brother Edward abdicated





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Popular Historic Attractions

Criccieth Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5

St Asaph Cathedral
Cathedral   Heritage Rating 5

Carew Castle
Castle   Heritage Rating 5

Llandaff Cathedral
Cathedral   Heritage Rating 5

Cwmhir Abbey
Abbey   Heritage Rating 5


St Davids (Self catering)
Bwthyn Bach, St Davids

Bwthyn Bach

This stone cottage is situated a mile from St Davids and can sleep two people in one bedroom.
Sleeps 2

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Burry Port (Self catering)
Blaen Y Cwm, Burry Port

Blaen Y Cwm

A delightful, large house, sleeping up to ten people in four bedrooms in the South Wales village of Burry Port.
Sleeps 10

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