Police have confirmed the deaths of the unidentified man and woman found with knife wounds at the flat.
The woman was found dead at the scene and the man was injured, but died in the residence shortly after.
The youngsters, a boy and a girl aged five and seven, are said to be unharmed, according to The Sun.Ware Priory itself is a Grade I listed building which has a distinctive choice of individual character rooms named after significant people in the history of the building.Painstakingly restored in the mid-1990s, some of the original building materials, including wattle and daub, stonework and Victorian murals have been uncovered and preserved as features of interest. Built in 2006, it offers a bright and contemporary atmosphere for any event or function.Set in seven acres of picturesque riverside gardens, it is the perfect place for a romantic wedding and an equally inspirational venue for a conference or meeting. It is a building that has, for 700 years, served as a focal point for the community and the town of Ware.In turn it has been a friary, a house and a convalescent hospital and now serves as both the offices of Ware Town Council and as a venue for weddings, conferences, events and banqueting.