The Crown, Marnhull

The Crown, Marnhull

Address: Crown Road, Marnhull, Dorset, DT10 1LN
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Email: info@crownmarnhull.com
Tel: 01258 820224

Established in the 16th century, The Crown at Marnhull is a traditional thatched coaching inn located at the heart of the historic village of Marnhull in North Dorset’s stunning Blackmore Vale. Just under an hour away from Bath & the Jurassic Coast, with the historic market towns of Shaftesbury & Sherborne within twenty minutes.

The Crown is the setting of the ‘Pure Drop Inn’ in Thomas Hardy’s Tess of the D’Urbervilles.

Forthcoming Literary Festival Events at The Crown, Marnhull

Tess' Marlott - A Walk in the Countryside that Inspired Tess of the D'Urbervilles

Tess' Marlott - A Walk in the Countryside that Inspired Tess of the D'Urbervilles

Thursday 13th June 2024
10:30
The Crown, Marnhull

Enjoy a meandering walk in and at the southern edges of Marnhull, the village that is Marlott in Thomas Hardy’s Tess of the d’Urbervilles. Marlott was where Tess grew up; the home that she left four times and to which she returned on three.

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