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National Trust - Pepperbox Hill

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| A36, 6 miles south of Salisbury, Alderbury, Salisbury, England
+44 1672 539167
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Great views from here

Pepperbox Hill is very interesting. It was a Hunting Tower for the forests nearby. The ladies... read more

Reviewed 2 February 2018
perle369
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Malaga, Spain
Starting point for walks; long views to Salisbury

Pepperbox Hill, with its 17th century hexagonal folly, is the starting point for walks along Dean... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2017
tomwO6177GV
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Winchester, United Kingdom
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Feb 2, 2018
“Great views from here”
Nov 2, 2017
“Starting point for walks; long views to Salisbury ”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| A36, 6 miles south of Salisbury, Alderbury, Salisbury, England
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Reviewed 2 February 2018

Pepperbox Hill is very interesting. It was a Hunting Tower for the forests nearby. The ladies would watch the hunt from the tower. You can see Salisbury from the hill. There is a carp part and it is a good place to walk a dog...More

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Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Pepperbox Hill, with its 17th century hexagonal folly, is the starting point for walks along Dean Hill and Brixworth Down. There are long views towards Salisbury with the famous spire in view from 6 miles away. The Pepperbox itself is closed but is worth a...More

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Reviewed 24 October 2017

Awesome views and lots of fun paths to run in the area but the folly was a bit disappointing. Sad to see so many dog turds all around the folly, pretty gross. A risk to humans, other dogs and especially resident farm animal’s health &...More

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Reviewed 22 October 2017

why cant it be open i want windows and a zip line going to the cathedral gates or some where closer to town

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Reviewed 8 September 2017

This is a superb folly but it is quite isolated and unfortunately cars have been targeted by vandals in the past. We have never been targeted. There are lots of green areas to picnic so you could plan to view the folly separately and it...More

Thank JBTravellers
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

The "pepperbox" is just a folly with no access (its bricked up), but as a location it affords good views over Salisbury to the north and south towards Southampton and the New Forest.

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Reviewed 7 June 2017

The views on a clear day from here can be stunning but that's about it ! The structure is not accessible and is a bit of a folly !

Thank Richard J
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Reviewed 27 March 2017

This is a wonderful spot to just take a few steps form the car and take in the scenery, or for the more ambitious a lovely countryside walk

Thank Glynne_and_Ann
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Reviewed 3 March 2017

This beauty spot is within easy reach of Salisbury and is well worth a visit on a dry day. The very fast main road starts to climb upwards and the turning is easily missed because it is a very narrow, bumpy track. Do not be...More

Thank Val104
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Reviewed 27 December 2016

My grandparents and my parents lived a mile or two down the road from Pepperbox for most of my life and from childhood onwards this was a classic local Sunday morning walk for us. Walking up Windwhistle Lane from West Grimstead, across the fields (when...More

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