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The crypt at the largely restored church of St Ethelreda , north of Holborn Circus, dates from about 1250.
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White Swan Pub & Dining Room
Though it may look like just another City pub from the street, the White Swan is anything but typical – a smart downstairs bar that...
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Staple Inn information
The 16th-century half-timbered shopfront facade is the main interest at Staple Inn (1580), the last of eight Inns of Chancery whose functions were superseded by the Inns of Court in the 18th century. The buildings, mostly postwar reconstructions, are now occupied by offices and aren’t open to the public, although you can have a look around the courtyard.