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Milton Abbas, a small village, with thatched houses, that was built to replace one that spoilt the view for a large house (!), even the almshouses, 17th century, were also moved.

There is a lake and pleasant country walks can be had from Milton Abbas, as well as a 15th century abbey church to look at.

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Tourist Attractions in and near Milton Abbas to Visit

Historic Houses

Historic Houses

Athelhampton House 5.4 miles A nice house to see, rescued from a fire, with good gardens.

Ilsington House 5.9 miles A William & Mary house with paintings and sculptures.

Hardy's Cottage 7.8 miles Take a look at the birthplace and home of Thomas Hardy.



Blandford Forum Town Museum 5.3 miles The town museum with local exhibits.

Blandford Fashion Museum 5.4 miles A Georgian house with a fashion collection.


Out & About

Bulbarrow Hill Visit this well known viewpoint.

Tulpuddle 4.8 miles Where the first trade union started.

Bere Wood 5.4 miles Ideal when the bluebells are out.

Green Down Nature Reserve 14 acres of wildlife and plants to enjoy.

Days Out around Milton Abbas.

Visit the historic town of Dorchester with its Hardy connections, then head down to the resort of Weymouth

Towns Near Milton Abbas To Visit - straight line distance:

Bere Regis (4.91 miles) Blandford Forum (5.21 miles) Sturminster Newton (7.61 miles) Wool (9.83 miles)
How to get to Milton Abbas
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Crown Hotel
West St Blandford Forum DT117AJ
5.2 miles

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Hambro Arms
The Street, Milton Abbas Milton Abbas DT11 0BP

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Sunday 19th April
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