Nent Hall Country House Hotel
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... from Scotland. Before that the castle belonged to Richard Neville, the Kingmaker. His daughter, Anne Neville, married Richard bringing the castle with her. He did the job well and eventually became King Richard III.
We continue Northwest. The mountains are not as high and the countryside is wilder. The forests appear to be managed and in fact we see areas that have recently been logged. The tops of the fells ...
... The road took us up over a range of hills (the summit was 2000ft) and the views out over the dales were absolutely spectacular. Being back in the high country was really good for Charlie's soul - he was thrilled to see some tussocks! Part of the road, where Whitfield is, was voted one of Europe's ten most scenic drives. And it really was FAB.
We were heading for a Britstop in Whitfield, on the way to Hexham, and after the ...
Another scorching day and after nice breakfast on balcony (our living room these days!) start the packing. Dad popped over and sounding more confident about his house move proceeding. Have pizza/pasta rake away from piccolo which as good and try to get early night given that taxi is booked at ...
somehow hefty has became heftier in the last two days. not sure why when all I've added is a few pairs of socks and underwear. (my ass isn't that big) I'm thinking it's due to the heat. it's like somebody flipped a switch in the last 3 days and decided to make us all melt.
my little toe is looking quite interesting. upon pulling my sock off I've found it's twice the size and a strange type of pale... not the usual solid white of ...
... and washed our faces in it. It was amazing for that. So refreshing in comparison to the amazing heat this country is having. I have never been here when it's been anywhere near this warm! The plan was to hike up the whole mountain the next day. England's second tallest mountain. Yeah....... That was the plan. I bet my friends and family are laughing at that. So we left our bags in the tent... THANK GOD. And about three miles in ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Kids activities or Babysitting