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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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A storm is coming - view from Magpie Hill

Burton Dassett

Delightful place in pleasant Warwickshire countryside...

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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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St. Peters Parish Church in Dunchurch Village from the surrounding cemetery looking southwest.

Dunchurch

Dunchurch is located south of Rugby and just a short distance from the pleasures of the Oxford Canal. It was once famous as a stopping point for the coach travellers of the 18th century...

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Edgehill

Edgehill

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

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Farnborough Hall 15 June 2011

Farnborough

Traditionally known as the last outpost of the Cotswolds...

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The College Arms

Lower Quinton

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Cottage at Luddington, Warwickshire

Luddington

A picturesque village in Warwickshire..

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Stratford upon Avon

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 Green, Upper Quinton

Upper Quinton

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Anne Hathaway's Cottage June 2008

Anne Hathaway's Cottage

This is the most charming of all the Birthplace Trust's properties, not only is it tinged with romance as the place where William.....

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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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Hartshill Hayes Country Park, Nr Atherstone, North Warwickshire.

Hartshill Hayes Country Park

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Chimney smoke

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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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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A picture of Okens House

Okens House

The black and white fronted Oken's House houses one of the finest collections of early dolls and toys in the country. It was the.....

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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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A picture of St Nicholas Park

St Nicholas Park

Lovely in the summer, St Nicholas park contains a crazy golf course, childrens train, amusements, paddling pool and boats for.....

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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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