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Francis Walsingham

Francis Walsingham

Francis Walsingham

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Francis Walsingham is in the main house with views over the Cedar Lawn and Great Hall. Original brickwork is a feature of this room giving it a warm cosy feel, the ideal place to make yourself feel at home. It has a traditional colour theme, original features, a separate dressing area, contemporary fittings and bathroom. Sir Francis Walsingham was principal secretary to Queen Elizabeth I of England from 20 December 1573 until his death and is popularly remembered as her "spymaster".

Feature bedrooms are allocated on an availability basis and are not individually bookable. If a specific bedroom is desired please submit a special request when booking online or speak to a member of our team.

At a glance

  • Size guide: 52.1m²
  • Located in the main house, Victorian Wing
  • The view is of the Great Hall, Cedar Lawn and courtyard
  • Original features
  • Coffee capsule machine
  • Complimentary WiFi

In room services & amenities

Room details

Located in the main house

The view is of the Great Hall, Cedar Lawn and courtyard

Interconnecting with the Robert Dudley Feature Room

Accessibility

Our feature rooms are all accessed via a staircase please speak to one of our team who will be happy to help with accessibility requirements

Services

Room service 24 hours a day (cold food after 10pm)

Wake up call

External arrangements can be organised with a local dry cleaning company

Borrow a DVD player and DVD from the hotel’s movie selection

Beds & bedding

Super king size bed

Hypnos Lansdowne cashmere mattress for a great night’s sleep

Amenities

Iron and ironing board

Hospitality tray offering a selection of fairtrade teas, coffees, hot chocolate and biscuits

Coffee capsule machine

Still and sparkling water

Digital safe

Fridge

Fresh milk

Selection of lifestyle magazines

Hairdryer

Hand Picked bathrobes 

Complimentary slippers

Entertainment

Flat screen TV with Freeview & SKY Sprts

Complimentary WiFi and broadband socket

Media hub to connect devices to TV

USB charger

Fixtures & fittings

Bedside light 

Telephone

Luggage rack

Desk with reading lamp

Seating area and coffee table

Blackout curtains

Vanity mirror

Bathroom

Shower over bath

Shaving mirror

Towel rail with heating control

Finest quality toiletries produced exclusively by Gilchrist and Soames 

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