Historic Houses in Powys, mid Wales






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The Old Rectory Hotel and Golf Club

The Old Rectory Hotel and Golf Club
Crickhowell, Powys

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

The Old Rectory is a stylish hotel situated in Llangattock in the heart of the Brecon Beacons National Park. It is the perfect location for a relaxing break or for an activity holiday with walking … more >>

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British History Quiz

This battle took place on 9 August, 1588 and ended with the failure of the Spanish Armada invasion attempt



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This Day in British History

26 September, 672

Synod of Hertford

The Synod of Hertford was a church gathering that proclaimed the supremacy of the see of Canterbury in the English church. The Archbishop of Canterbury was given the power to divide dioceses and to create new bishops.

Monarch Mayhem

This king was married twice, the second time to Joan of Navarre



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Llanllwni (Self catering)
Ty Nant, Llanllwni

Ty Nant

Lovely, semi-detached farm building conversion near Llanllwni, Mid Wales, with two bedrooms accommodating six people.
Sleeps 6

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Haverfordwest (Self catering)
School House, Haverfordwest

School House

This lovely stone cottage is set in the sleepy village of Spittal, near Haverfordwest, and can sleep nine people in four bedrooms.
Sleeps 9

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