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a Historic Building in the town of Higher Bockhampton, in the county of Dorset


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About Hardy's Cottage

Home of poet and novelist Thomas Hardy until the age of 34.
Under the Greenwood Tree and Far from the Madding Crowd were written here.

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Melbury B&B in Dorchester, Dorset, England

Melbury B&B

Dorchester, Dorset, England (0.2 miles, 0.2 km)
Melbury B&B is situated in Dorchester, 36 km from Bournemouth and 14 km from Weymouth. Free private parking is available on site. The rooms come with a TV. You will find a kettle in the room. Extras ...
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Higher Bockhampton, Dorset, England (0.5 miles, 0.8 km)
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Coomb Barton in Higher Bockhampton, Dorset, England

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Weatherbury in Higher Bockhampton, Dorset, England

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Stourcastle in Higher Bockhampton, Dorset, England

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