Charming holiday cottage in the Dorset Countryside
ABOUT THE AREA
Athelhampton House and Gardens
Athelhampton is one of the finest 15th century houses in England. It contains many magnificently furnished rooms. The gardens date from 1891 and are full of vistas, gaining much from the fountains and River Piddle flowing through.
The Tank Museum has one of the world's largest and finest collections of Armoured Fighting Vehicles.
The Dinosaur Museum is unique. It is Britain's only museum devoted to dinosaurs and the fascinating world in which they lived.
Dorset County Museum
The Museum is in a beautiful, gothic-style building, which dates from 1884. It houses an array of fascinating galleries and deals with a wide range of subjects from the natural sciences and geology to art, history and literature.
Lulworth Heritage Centre
A variety of displays illustrate the natural and social history of the area. A modern rocks gallery tells the story of Lulworth from 150 million years ago to the present day.
Their mission is to assist governments to stop the smuggling of primates from the wild.
At the Centre, the refugees of this barbaric trade are rehabilitated into natural living groups.
Some more interesting links :-
Clouds Hill www.nationaltrust.org.uk
Fly Fishing www.goflyfishing.co.uk
There are of course many ways to get to Briantspuddle but the easiest to describe is as follows;
From Dorchester Exit the A35 after about 8 miles (Dorchester - Poole Road) signposted Affpuddle, Tolpuddle, Briantspuddle, on to the B3390. Follow the signs to Briantspuddle.
From Poole/Bere Regis take the first exit off the A35 after Bere Regis on to the B3390. Go under the A35 and Turn immediately left signed Briantspuddle.
On entering the village, the road crosses over the River Piddle and 100 yards from the bridge you come to a cross roads. Turn right at the cross roads and then turn first right about 100 yards from the cross roads by The Old School House down an unmade track. Mill Cottage is at the end of the track, about 60 yards from the School House.
Lexi and John Cook, Bryanston Cottage, Bryanston Street, Blandford Forum, Dorset DT11 7AZ
Tel: 01258 452746 firstname.lastname@example.org