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Leeds Castle

Leeds Castle was built in 1119 to replace the earlier Saxon manor of Esledes, the castle became a royal palace in 1278 for King Edward I of England and his queen, Eleanor of Castile. Major improvements were made during his time, including the barbican, made up of three parts, each with its own entrance, drawbridge, gateway and portcullis.

Leeds Castle sits on two islands.

The castle grounds have formal gardens, woodland walks, an aviary, a maze, a grotto, a children’s play area and a museum of dog collars.

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7 Day Weather Forecast

Todaycloudy
Expect a temp in the range 4.7℃ to 5.5℃ with wind speed 4 m/sec (NNE)
Wednesday, Dec 07clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range 0.7℃ to 1.4℃ with wind speed 3.6 m/sec (NNW)
Thursday, Dec 08clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range -3.1℃ to -2.3℃ with wind speed 2.4 m/sec (NW)
Friday, Dec 09clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range -5℃ to -4.4℃ with wind speed 1.6 m/sec (NW)
Saturday, Dec 10clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range -4.4℃ to -3.9℃ with wind speed 1.6 m/sec (W)
Sunday, Dec 11cloudy
Expect a temp in the range -3℃ to -1.6℃ with wind speed 1.8 m/sec (ESE)
Monday, Dec 12cloudy
Expect a temp in the range -2.8℃ to -1.8℃ with wind speed 1.9 m/sec (WNW)

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