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Gold Hill, Dorset

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Gold Hill, Dorset

Gold Hill is a steep cobbled street in the town of Shaftesbury in the English county of Dorset. It is famous for its picturesque appearance; the view looking down from the top of the street has been described as "one of the most romantic sights in England. " The image of this view appears on the covers of many books about Dorset and rural England, as well as on countless chocolate boxes and calendars.
Administrative CountyDorset
Traditional CountyDorset
OS GridST8213
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDorset

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