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in the county of Wiltshire

East knoyle village hall & Church, East Knoyle, Wiltshire
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About East Knoyle

East Knoyle is situated where the Wiltshire countryside blends into Dorset. The landscape is quite stunning, it has a dramatically changing face of sweeping pastures and hillsides, dotted with a variance of pleasant buildings ranging from St.Mary's Church with its wonderful chancel showing plasterwork from 1639, to quaint thickly thatched cottages and ancient East Knoyle Mill.

This is magnificent walking country, from The Green reached half a mile up hill there are superb views. Venturing into Dorset the walks take in landmarks such as Gold Hill in Shaftsbury, Win Green, The Melbury Beacon and Hambledon Hill, all of these give equally stunning views of changing landscapes.

There are a couple of good inns in the area, the Fox and Hounds is a traditional thatched pub, with an excellent reputation for friendliness, food and ale, this can be found close to The Green, and the other - The Seymour Arms, can be found in The Street.

East Knoyle is within easy reach of Keysley Down, Brimsdown Hill and the delightful group of villages, Kingston Deverill, Monkton Deverill and Brixton Deverill. It is also just a short drive from the market town of Shaftsbury.

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Moors Farmhouse in East Knoyle, Wiltshire, England

Moors Farmhouse

East Knoyle, Wiltshire, England (1.1 miles, 1.8 km)
Moors Farmhouse is set in East Knoyle, 36 km from Bath and 45 km from Bournemouth. Free WiFi is offered and free private parking is available on site. Each room includes a flat-screen TV. Certain uni...
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Cider Cottage in Shaftesbury, Wiltshire, England

Cider Cottage

Shaftesbury, Wiltshire, England (1.6 miles, 2.6 km, direction S)
Set in Shaftesbury, this holiday home is situated 39 km from Bath. It provides free private parking. Free WiFi is provided throughout the property. An oven and a toaster can be found in the kitchen a...
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Pond in Shaftesbury, Wiltshire, England


Shaftesbury, Wiltshire, England (1.6 miles, 2.6 km, direction S)
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Applehay Studio in Shaftesbury, Dorset, England

Applehay Studio

Shaftesbury, Dorset, England (2.3 miles, 3.7 km, direction S)
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Old Dairy Barn

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Lakeside Hut in Gillingham, Dorset, England

Lakeside Hut

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Nearby travel help

Tisbury Station(4.3 miles, 7.0 km, direction E)
Gillingham (Dorset) Station(5.2 miles, 8.3 km, direction SW)
Bournemouth Airport(25.0 miles, 40.3 km, direction SE)
M27 Junction 1(27.4 miles, 44.1 km, direction E)
M27 Junction 2(29.3 miles, 47.1 km, direction E)
Bristol International Airport(31.9 miles, 51.3 km, direction NW)
East Knoyle to London(93.6 miles, 150.7 km, direction E)