Historic Houses in Powys, mid Wales






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The Great House Hotel

The Great House Hotel
Bridgend, Glamorgan

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Welcome to The Great House Hotel a grade II listed building believed to have been a gift from Queen Elizabeth I to the Earl of Leicester for use as a hunting lodge. More modern day … more >>

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This 13th century Franciscan monk and scholar taught at Oxford and Paris, and is famous for his research into optics



19 July, 1545

Mary Rose sinks off Portsmouth

The Mary Rose was Henry VIII's pride and joy, and the ship sank while Henry watched from the shore.

This king rebuilt Westminster Abbey as a shrine to Edward the Confessor





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Little Haven (Self catering)
Foxglove Cottage, Little Haven

Foxglove Cottage

Foxglove Cottage is a lovely restored old pig sty, situated in the village of Little Haven. The cottage sleeps four and has two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Summerhill Cottage, Amroth

Summerhill Cottage

Fitted kitchen. Sitting room with wood burner dining area and French doors to patio. Shower room/WC with power shower in double shower cubicle. First floor: Double bedroom with 6' super …
Sleeps 2

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