Cerne Abbas
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Cerne Abbas the story of a Dorset village. by Mary Dorothea Jones

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Published by Allen & Unwin .
Written in English

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Number of Pages144
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Cerne Abbas is a village and civil parish in the county of Dorset in southern England. It lies in the Dorset Council administrative area in the Cerne Valley in the Dorset village lies just east of the A road 10 km ( mi) north of Dorchester. Dorset County Council estimate that the population of the civil parish in was In the census the population of the civil Region: South West. Cerne Abbey Cottage is located in Cerne Abbas and offers barbecue facilities. The property is 17 miles from Weymouth, and guests benefit from complimentary WiFi and private parking available on site. The vacation home is fitted with a on: Cerne Abbas, DT2, United Kingdom, Dorset. How To Book. We hope this website has given you a feel of our beautiful Village Hall. To make a booking, or enquire further about our facilities, please select one these options: Make a General Enquiry (new tab) Make a Direct Booking (new tab) Alternatively, you can leave a . Cerne Abbas is a parish and small town situated on the River Cerne about 8 miles north of Dorchester. The parish church is dedicated to St Mary, this comprises nave, aisles, south porch and embattled western tower with pinnacles.

Cerne Abbas is situated halfway between Dorchester and Sherborne in North West Dorset. The relatively new owners, Adam and Nicola Wilkes took over mid October and have carried out refurbishments to both the tearoom and the bed and breakfast rooms. The abbey of Cerne Abbas in Dorset was founded in AD, as confirmed in its charter written in the 12th or 13th century. A summary of the history of this house of Benedictine monks is here at British History Online.. Below is an artist’s impression of how the original abbey may have looked. The most recent book on the village is ‘The Parish Book of Cerne Abbas – Abbey and After’ by Vivian and Patricia book covers the history of the village from earliest ti mes, but essentially celebrates the last is based on many years’ research of a wide range of parish records and personal reminiscences from characters across the parish. Located in Cerne Abbas, The New Inn features a restaurant, bar, garden, and free WiFi. Private parking can be arranged at an extra charge. Guests at the inn can enjoy a continental breakfast. Weymouth is miles from The New Inn, while Poole is miles away. The nearest airport is Bournemouth Airport, miles from the accommodation/10().

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