Country Walk Summary

Home Farm near Meltom Mowbray

This popular route is being formalised and extended under the Higher Level Scheme as permissive bridleway for walkers and horseriders. The route leads up to Burrough Hill country park which is an iron age hill fort with open access and excellent views of the surrounding countryside. Additional benefits are being accrued through educational access under the Higher Level Scheme. Other work will include meadow management and enhancement through the spreading of green hay, hedge restoration and protection of ridge and furrow grassland near Little Dalby, where a linking pernissive footpath is being provided.

County
LEICESTERSHIRE and RUTLAND
Home Farm  - Click to see the Site Map (PDF)

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Grid Reference
SK781128 (link to Interactive Map in a new window)
OS Landranger No.
129
CPH Reference Number
22/321/0051
Near To
Meltom Mowbray
Length of route
4.0 km (2.5 miles)
Best time to visit
Summer
Access end date
30/04/2018

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Information Last Updated
10 March, 2009