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Netherbury Church of St Mary theVirgin

Netherbury (6 Pictures)

(3.1 miles, 5.1 km, direction E)

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A View of Seatown

Seatown (28 Pictures)

(5.0 miles, 8.0 km, direction S)

Seatown is a small Hamlet along Dorset's famous Jurassic Coast and is popular with fossil hunters. It has a clean and quiet shingle beach (no dogs allowed) and is a good location.....

East beach, Charmouth, Dorset

Charmouth (87 Pictures)

(5.1 miles, 8.1 km, direction SW)

This pretty resort grew up in a gap of cliffs overlooking picturesque Lyme Bay. In the days prior to the motor car it was a fashionable coaching stop. One illustrious visitor of.....

Roxaglo

Bridport (30 Pictures)

(5.1 miles, 8.2 km, direction SE)

Bridport can be classed as having everything to please the holiday maker, it has a strong nautical atmosphere born of its long association with the sea, and its history as a flourishing rope making town during the great age of sailing ships...

On the Coast Path Heading for West Bay, Dorset.

West Bay (132 Pictures)

(6.5 miles, 10.4 km, direction SE)

West Bay nestles at the western end of spectacular Chesil Beach whose billions of pebbles have been a constant source of fascination for centuries...

Lyme Regis, in Dorset

Lyme Regis (265 Pictures)

(6.7 miles, 10.8 km, direction SW)

Almost the first thing you notice about this pleasant seaside resort, is the spaciousness of the town. The second, and nothing can prepare you for this, is the sheer scale of Lyme Bay with its splendid views towards the rugged sandstone cliffs west of Eype Mouth...

Church at Axminster, Devon

Axminster (39 Pictures)

(7.3 miles, 11.8 km, direction W)

Famous for its carpets often likened to Turkish, Axminster was one of the first West Saxon settlements formed along the River Axe in Devon...

Burton Bradstock, Dorset

Burton Bradstock (56 Pictures)

(7.7 miles, 12.4 km, direction SE)

This in one of the most enchanting villages to be found along the sweeping Dorset coast. It has gorgeous little lanes where there are eye catching thatched cottages with walls.....

A picture of Dalwood

Dalwood (30 Pictures)

(10.4 miles, 16.7 km, direction W)

Charming village in the Devonshire countryside with a wonderful old thatched pub serving excellent food and a fantastic church. Well worth a look..

Hardy's Dorset

Melbury Osmond (3 Pictures)

(11.1 miles, 17.9 km, direction NE)

A long, winding lane, flanked by grassy banks covered in fern and wild flowers, leads to the picture postcard village of Melbury Osmond..

Axmouth, Devon. Winter Sunset.

Axmouth (11 Pictures)

(11.1 miles, 17.9 km, direction SW)

This quiet resort of colourwashed cottages sitting at the edge of the River Axe was once an important south Devon port...

Seaton

Seaton (236 Pictures)

(12.2 miles, 19.7 km, direction SW)

The town is mostly Victorian and Edwardian in character, you only have to cast your eyes above today's modern shop fronts to see handsome overhanging bay windows which belong firmly to another era...

Market cross, Martock, Somerset. Erected in 1741

Martock (20 Pictures)

(12.6 miles, 20.3 km, direction N)

The interior of Martock's Ham-stone church is perhaps the grandest in all Somerset, the startling effect of the golden stone against the most lavishly decorated of the county's great tie-beam roofs is simply overwhelming...

Abbotsbury

Abbotsbury (105 Pictures)

(13.3 miles, 21.4 km, direction SE)

Abbotsbury is a small picturesque and historic village in the county of Dorset...

The Sydling Valley, Dorset

Sydling St Nicholas (22 Pictures)

(13.4 miles, 21.6 km, direction E)

This is a particularly scenic village lying deep in a chalk-stream valley between open downs. Every approach to it is beautiful, whether crossing the hills from Cerne Abbas or Maiden Newton, or coming up the waters of the River Cerne between meadows flooded with spring lambs and ponies...

Minterne Magna

Minterne Magna (22 Pictures)

(15.3 miles, 24.6 km, direction E)

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Cerne Abbas, Dorset.

Cerne Abbas (68 Pictures)

(15.3 miles, 24.7 km, direction E)

Famous for its huge chalk 'rude' giant, Cerne Abbas is a lovely ancient village in Dorset...

Across the Fleet Lagoon

Langton Herring (1 Pictures)

(16.2 miles, 26.1 km, direction SE)

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Langport

Langport (7 Pictures)

(17.0 miles, 27.3 km, direction N)

This old town cradled at the heart of the Somerset Levels, sits bounded by the soft rolling Somerset countryside...

Sherborne, Dorset.

Sherborne (111 Pictures)

(17.4 miles, 28.0 km, direction NE)

The softly glowing Ham stone of which most of the town properties are built, lends warmth and atmosphere to what is already a unique and attractive place...

Recommended attractions near Pilsdon

FORDE ABBEY

Forde Abbey (12 Pictures)

(4.8 miles, 7.8 km, direction NW)

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Amur leopard

The Wildlife Park at Cricket St. Thomas (2 Pictures)

(6.3 miles, 10.1 km, direction NW)

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Lyme Regis Museum, Lyme Regis, Dorset

Lyme Regis Museum (2 Pictures)

(6.6 miles, 10.5 km, direction SW)

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A view of the Marine Aquarium on the old Cobb with Lyme regis, Dorset, in the background.

Lyme Regis Marine Aquarium (1 Pictures)

(6.6 miles, 10.7 km, direction SW)

Where better to see and learn about the creatures of the deep than in an aquarium suite set tantalizingly beside the sea. Well,.....

A picture of Loughwood Meeting House

Loughwood Meeting House (13 Pictures)

(10.1 miles, 16.2 km, direction W)

17th-century thatched Baptist meeting house, constructed approx 1653...

Barrington Court, Somerset

Barrington Court (31 Pictures)

(11.7 miles, 18.9 km, direction N)

Barrington Court is an attractive 16th-century house built in the engaging "E" shaped style of the period in mellow Ham Hill.....

Montacute House June 2009

Montacute House (68 Pictures)

(12.1 miles, 19.4 km, direction NE)

This is one of the most glittering of all the great Elizabethan mansions in England. It is built of glowing honey-coloured Ham.....

The Nine Stones, Stone Circle in Winterbourne Abbas, Dorset

The Nine Stones (1 Pictures)

(13.4 miles, 21.6 km, direction SE)

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Mother and children

Abbotsbury Swannery (50 Pictures)

(13.5 miles, 21.8 km, direction SE)

Set in one of the most beautiful unspoilt regions of England, Abbotsbury Swannery is home to sometimes up to 1000 beautiful.....

At Pecorama, in Beer, Devon

Pecorama (20 Pictures)

(13.7 miles, 22.0 km, direction SW)

Pecorama offers a real treat for everyone visiting Beer, a pretty coastal resort which was once the haunt of Smugglers. This.....

Blackbury Castle, (1st-2nd century hill fort), Southleigh, County Devon, England

Blackbury Castle (9 Pictures)

(15.0 miles, 24.1 km, direction W)

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Cerne Giant in Cerne Abbas, Dorset.

Cerne Abbas Giant (2 Pictures)

(15.7 miles, 25.3 km, direction E)

This magnificent figure cut into the turf of a chalk hillside is best viewed from the north of the village. He is known as "The.....

Chesil Beach

Chesil Beach (25 Pictures)

(16.2 miles, 26.1 km, direction SE)

One of the most remarkable features of England's fantastic coastal scenery is the magnificent stretch known as Chesil Beach,.....

The Maiden Castle, Dorchester, Dorset. The largest hillfort in England

Maiden Castle (10 Pictures)

(17.1 miles, 27.4 km, direction SE)

The finest and one of the largest Iron Age hill forts in Europe...

Sherborne Abbey at night

Sherborne Abbey (7 Pictures)

(17.3 miles, 27.9 km, direction NE)

Without doubt this magnificent Abbey built centuries ago of creamy Ham stone ranks amongst the finest Abbey churches anywhere in.....

Fleet Air Arm Museum, Somerset

Fleet Air Arm Museum (3 Pictures)

(17.6 miles, 28.3 km, direction NE)

The Fleet Air Arm Museum houses Europe's largest Naval aviation collection. Go on-board Concorde and be transported by a.....

Sherborne Castle Grounds

Sherborne Castle (80 Pictures)

(17.7 miles, 28.4 km, direction NE)

Many fascinating tales remain from the time when Sherborne Castle was lived in by Sir Walter Raleigh, a favourite of Elizabeth I......

The Keep Military Museum, Dorchester

The Keep Military Museum (15 Pictures)

(17.7 miles, 28.5 km, direction E)

This exciting keep is the home of the Military Museum of Devon and Dorset. Here visitors with a keen interest in all things.....

The Roman Town House, Dorchester, Dorset

Roman Town House (1 Pictures)

(17.8 miles, 28.6 km, direction E)

The Roman Town House was a discovery of the 1930's. From excavations beneath the ground came a rich feast of Roman history that.....

Snowdrops at Otterhead. The Blackdown hills in the county of Somerset, England

The Blackdown Hills (21 Pictures)

(18.0 miles, 29.0 km, direction NW)

Fascinating scenic area where you can enjoy an extraordinary variety of scenery ranging from tiny coppices to vast woodlands, all.....


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