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About Warwickshire

Warwickshire, in the heart of England, is one of the most popular and most visited counties in the country. It is most famous for it's castle 'Warwick Castle' one of the great fortresses of Europe. Built on a hill top first fortified by William the Conquerer in 1068. Warwick Castle is a must visit when travelling to England, and there is much to discover in the town of Warwick itself. A few miles from Warwick is the wonderful riverside town of Stratford Upon Avon - the birthplace of William Shakespeare. Visit his house, where he was born and grew up and the beautiful Holy Trinity church where he was finally layed to rest. Over all, the county of Warwickshire is a beautiful and exciting county to explore with it's famous castle and historic towns and villages and beautiful green countryside. It is well situated in the heart of England with easy access to the stunning cotswolds and the neighbouring counties of Oxfordshire, Staffordshire, Derbyshire, Leicestershire and Worcestershire and alot of Englands most famous cities, including London which is easily accessible to the South East.
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canal, Bodymoor heath, North Warwickshire

Bodymoor Heath

This lovely rural area is well known as the home of the training ground for Aston Villa Football Club...

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Compton Verney

Compton Verney

The village of Compton Verney takes it name from the great house acquired in the 15th-century by the ruthless Verney family...

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Coughton Court  home of the Throckmorton family

Coughton

The village of Coughton is dominated by the Magnificent building of Coughton Court...

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Edgehill

Edgehill

Historic Warwickshire spot where Charles I raised his standard in 1642...

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Henley In Arden, Warwickshire

Henley in Arden

Hidden deep amonst the leafy lanes of Warwickshire, close to what little remains of the ancient Forest of Arden, lies the pleasant Market town of Henley-in-Arden...

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Kenilworth Castle, Kenilworth, Warwickshire

Kenilworth

Kenilworth is a pleasant town located in the spacious Warwickshire countryside, it is a town with an 'air of gentility' that tells you that this is a prosperous place with a long, illustrious history...

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Birthplace of Shakespeare, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire

Stratford-upon-Avon

Stratford Upon Avon is a beautiful historic market town in the County of Warwickshire. Famous as the birthplace of the legendry playwright William Shakespeare..

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The Road out

Upper Quinton

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Welford-on-Avon

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Burton Dassett

Burton Dassett Hills Country Park

This is a delightful country park covering almost 100 acres of rugged landscape full of rich and varied historical interest. The.....

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Draycote Water

Draycote Water

Draycote Water, Warwickshire's largest reservoir was created in the 1960's. Not only does it provide drinking water for Rugby,.....

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Hartshill Hayes Country Park

Hartshill Hayes Country Park

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Kenilworth Castle

Kenilworth Castle

This is all that remains of a castle that once heaped lavish entertainments on England's "Good Queen Bess" for here in the heart.....

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Kingsbury Water Park, Warwickshire

Kingsbury Water Park

This vast landscape of lakes nestling on the eastern edge of Birmingham provides a wonderful escape from seething city life. .....

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A picture of Lord Leycester Hospital

Lord Leycester Hospital

One of the most interesting building's of Warwick to survive the great fire in 1694 is the Lord Leycester Hospital. This historic.....

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Shakespeare's birthplace, Stratford-upon-Avon

Shakespeare's Birthplace

At the heart of busy Stratford-upon-Avon lies one of the most visited places in Europe; the magnificent half-timbered building of.....

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Warwick Castle

Warwick Castle

The first military encampment was built on the banks of the river Avon in Warwickshire by Ethelfleda, sister of Edward the Elder,.....

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Collegiate church - Church of St Mary's in Warwick

Warwick Church of St Mary

St Marys Church is believed to date back to pre norman times. Roger Earl of Warwick made it a collegiate church in 1123, giving.....

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