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Things To Do During Your Stay

Horn Park Walk

Start Grid Ref: ST 47000 03245 (see map)
Park in the entrance to Common Water Lane.

Walk highlights:

Panoramic Views
Wild deer
Pheasants

Duration : 
1 – 1.5 hours

Walking boots or wellies are advisable.  There are steep hills and (during winter) mud.  

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From your car walk up the hill along the road
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Go through the first gate on your right. It has a log just behind it - enough room to walk through (shut the gate behind you)
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Walk straight across the field just to the left of the woodland visible from the gate
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Go through the gate marked footpath
The view from here is stunning!
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Turn to your right and walk alongside the woodland
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Go through the gate to the left of the woodland
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Head for the bottom corner of this field - there is a gate with a yellow disk marking it
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After the gate head to just left of the house that is visible - you should see the gate
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Cross the road and walk up the farm lane opposite. You will go right through the farmyard
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Continue on the lane until you come out into a field
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Once in the field walk straight ahead - you are aiming for just right of the thickest part of the woodland.
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To your right you will see Horn Park - the gate in front of it is not the one you are going through - the footpath goes further left
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There is a double stile just below the horizon
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After the stile walk up the hill alongside Horn Park's garden as far as the gate and then turn left
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Cross the field above the lake - path should be apparent
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Go through the wooden gate and then the metal gate
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After the metal gate turn right and keep the hedge on your right
Enjoy the view!
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Enter the woodland (use the metal gate (the wooden one won't move!)
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Stay on the path that passes below the building on your right
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The path continues - just follow it
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Climb up the hill following the path
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At the end of the path you will come out onto another track - turn right
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This track keeps going for some distance and will bring you out by your car
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Keep an eye out for a gate on your right - if you peer over this gate - there is a great view from here!
The View