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10 photos of the Dorset AONB that will inspire you to visit right now

PUBLISHED: 10:25 03 February 2017 | UPDATED: 15:00 22 February 2018

Corfe Castle by Neil Howard ( via

Corfe Castle by Neil Howard ( via


Covering just under half of the county, the Dorset Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is a place you just have to pay a visit to one day...

1. Lyme Regis is one of the most westerly points in the Dorset AONB...

2. with Studland to the east...

3. ... Hambledon Hill to the north...

4 ... and the likes of Cerne Abbas in between.

5. St Catherine’s Chapel sits beautifully on a hill above Abbotsbury.

6. The Osmington White Horse is a sight to behold.

7. A trip to Maiden Castle wouldn’t go amiss.

8. Lulworth Cove is nice, we guess...

9. Seriously, is this place even real?

10. Come on down for a visit! Where to head first though?

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