About This exceptional hotel is believed to have been built in 1517 and was originally a Coaching Inn for passing travellers and tourists. Over the years it has welcomed numerous guests including Charles I and was owned by the famous writer John Fothergill. In over 500 years the hotel has seen many changes and refurbishments which make it the wonderful building that exists today. True to its heritage, but with the additional bonuses of modern luxury, this hotel can offer you something truly special for your wedding day. The hotel is a family run business and the hard-working team take great pride in providing you with an unforgettable wedding day. They will be on hand throughout the planning process as well as on the day to help ensure everything runs as smoothly as possible.