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Writer Thomas Hardy's house from 1885 until his death in 1928. It was here that he wrote Tess of the d'Urbervilles and the Mayor of Casterbridge. The house was designed by Hardy himself - he was a trained architect - and later extended. Hardy also laid out the gardens.

Region/Nation
Location/Address
Alington Avenue
Dorchester
County
Dorset
Post Code
DT1 2AB
Main Historic Period
Victorian
Tip/Nearby
Maiden Castle, Hardy's Cottage
Primary Management
National Trust

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