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a Historic Building in the town of Barrow in Furness, in the county of Cumbria


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St Mary of Furness was founded in 1123 by Stephen, later King of England.

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Michaelson House Hotel in Barrow in Furness, Cumbria, England3 stars

Michaelson House Hotel

Barrow in Furness, Cumbria, England (0.7 miles, 1.2 km)
A 5-minute drive from the centre of Barrow-in-Furness, the family-run Michaelson House Hotel is made of 2 Victorian houses joined together and has a restaurant, free Wi-Fi and free parking....
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Lisdoonie Hotel

Roose, Cumbria, England (0.8 miles, 1.2 km)
Set in a Victorian semi-detached building, the Lisdoonie Hotel offers en suite bedrooms, free Wi-Fi and free parking. This family-run hotel is located at 20-minutes’ walk from Barrow-in-Furness Rail...
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East Mount House in Barrow in Furness, Cumbria, England3 stars

East Mount House

Barrow in Furness, Cumbria, England (0.9 miles, 1.4 km)
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Green Bank Guest House in Barrow in Furness, Cumbria, England

Green Bank Guest House

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Crofters Lodge

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