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Brushford church, Lutyens chapel

When the Bishop of Hereford established a borough in his rural manor of Ledbury in the early twelfth century a new market place was laid out in wha

The buildings along Burford's main streets reflect the town's varied social character, which included gentry and professionals as well as shopkeepe

The present-day Phyllis Court is a stuccoed, Italianate mansion house on Henley's northern edge, built in the early 1840s.

Alcombe is now part of Minehead but was formerly a village in Dunster parish.

A market has occured in Marlborough throughout its history as was vital to trading in the town.

Marlborough common exists at the heart of the settlement.

First cathedral was built between 1075 & 1092 by the Bishop Osmond a larger building was on the site circa 1120.

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