Maer Bay Court. Built c1840 as a home for General Gordon and known originally as Miramar. The General was killed at Khartoum before he was able to occupy the property but it was lived in by his sister. During the period when it was a hotel, Vera Brittain, the authoress, was a frequent visitor.

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Maer Bay, Court Douglas Avenue, Exmouth
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by Exmouth Society Part of the Historic Exmouth series

Colour: blue



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