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Box Hill

Listed under Lovely Rural Hills in South East England, United Kingdom.

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Box Hill overlooks Dorking and the North Downs of Surrey, but it's close enough to London to go for a quick drive out there to look at some rural loveliness before popping back.  The Pilgrims Way footpath runs just south of it.  

An important passage of 'Emma' by Jane Austen is set on Box Hill.  

Written by  leia .

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“Box Hill”

The views from the top of Box Hill, over the chalk downs, grassy dells and woodland, are just part of the pleasure, as the varied walking or cycling routes up to the top of the hill are invariably beautiful enough to distract you from and feelings of und… Read more...

Written by  Becky Tomes.

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