Quarrendon Leas

Quarrendon Leas

Buckinghamshire
Quarrenden Leas might not look like much now, but in 400 or so years ago, it was a village, with a moated manor house, a church, and an impressive owner, Sir Henry Lee, a member of Queen Elizabeth I's court. (more…)
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Carisbrooke Castle

Carisbrooke Castle

Isle of Wight
Carisbrooke Castle, a motte-and-bailey style castle on the Isle of Wight, was built in 1100 by Richard de Redvers. During the English Civil War, King Charles I was held prisoner here. (more…)
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