Moreton-in-Marsh, Bourton-on-the-Hill and Longborough
Sunday, 7 April 2019
Meeting time: 9:00
Start time: 10:15
(Estimated finish time: 16:00)
Leisurely 8.3 miles / 13.4 km
On this north Cotswolds walk, we head west on the Monarch’s Way, to Batsford Arboretum – a gentle climb. It is then south on the Heart of England Way, stopping at St. Lawrence’s churchyard in Bourton-on-the-Hill for sandwiches. After this, we continue south past Sezincote House, with its spring fed pools draining into the River Evanlade, to Longborough, returning north-east to Moreton-in-Marsh.
For car share, Sandwell Road car park, West Bromwich.
Grid reference: SP002916
Nearest postcode: B70 8TG
Meeting time: 09:00
From the North, Turn right (West) off A429 just over Railway Bridge, just before Moreton-in-Marsh, signed Batsford, park on L/H side by Recreation Area. 56 miles from West Bromwich.
Grid reference: SP204329
Nearest postcode: GL56 9QA
Start time: 10:15
This is a circular walk
Surroundings: Village, Hill, Farmland
Designation: Historic park/garden, Conservation Area
Theme: History, heritage, Long distance path
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