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Clouds Hill

Wareham BH20 7NQ, England
+44 1929 405616
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A lovely home of T E Lawrence tucked back from the road. Unfortunately it’s closed for the winter... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
Edward J
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Littlehampton, England, United Kingdom
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If you love history you will love visiting Clouds Hill. National Trust volunteers very friendly and... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2017
bobjansteward
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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Wareham BH20 7NQ, England
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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

A lovely home of T E Lawrence tucked back from the road. Unfortunately it’s closed for the winter and essential conservation so we could only view from the road. Not far from the house is where Lawrence had his fatal accident and is laid to...More

1  Thank Edward J
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

If you love history you will love visiting Clouds Hill. National Trust volunteers very friendly and knowledgeable and grounds beautiful.

Thank bobjansteward
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

When I was told where we were going I thought , oh well he goes shopping when he doesn't want to, I'll tag along to see this But I found it absolutely fascinating, although small it was interesting to see all the different items he...More

Thank LadyFranklyn
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

Although very small this cottage is well worth visiting There is no electricity on the property so one is shown around the rooms by torchlight There are 2 rooms on the upper floor and downstairs there is one room and a bathroom The garage is...More

Thank Tigerbaby21
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

We often take house guests here, and usually go on afterwards to Moreton to see Lawrence's grave, Whistler's engraved windows in the church, the renowned Tea Rooms and the Walled Garden. Cloud's Hill always impresses: the guides are enthusiastic and knowledgeable (on this visit we...More

Thank royalcrescent
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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We had a full day of sightseeing in the area but decided to stop here. Clouds Hill is the last place Lawrence of Arabia lived. His modest cabin dwelling is much the same as it was when he died. The visit can be done in...More

Thank Sandy C
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Reviewed 6 October 2017

I've wanted to visit here for a while and finally managed it. We had a bit of trouble finding it as we approached from the wrong end of the military base but once we were there it was great. Some very helpful and informative volunteers/staff....More

Thank HW31
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

T E Lawrence (of Arabia) was based at Bovington during which time he had a ‘retreat’ near the corner of the base. Open to the public this small house gives an insight into the man but at a cost which I for one feel is...More

1  Thank Peter_Bromley
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

We visited Clouds Hill while staying in Wareham. We had just been to Moreton to see TE Lawrence's grave and to the beautiful little church where his funeral was held. I found this very interesting, it has a feel of a "man's den". Lawrence gradually...More

1  Thank Rita R
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

A genuine place in time and history. You can get a much better understanding of TE Lawrence from a visit here. Guides are knowledgeable. Would visit again.

Thank Appledor
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pettitejac4
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Response from Carol M | Reviewed this property |
I think to the garden but probably not inside the house because it is tiny.
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