A secluded site with wonderful views across the surrounding countryside, a favourite with walkers and summer picnickers.

This site, which contains important pockets of chalk grassland, is renowned for its wonderful views across Dorset's Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The ancient Wessex Ridgeway route runs close to the site.

Nearest Town Blandford
Look out for

Buzzards, Ravens and Stonechats

Habitats Chalk grassland and scrub
Nearest bus stop Crown Inn, Ibberton
Nearest train station Gillingham (14 miles)
Grid reference ST 792 071
Size 2.43 hectares
Parking Butts Pond free car park, Sturminster Newton - Up to four cars
Accessibility No disabled access
Other activities in area Wessex Ridgeway
Owner Dorset Council
Managed by Dorset Council (Area Greenspace Management Team - North)
How to get there Above Ibberton village beside the road between Belchalwell and Bulbarrow Hill.

Senior Countryside Ranger - North Dorset

Name: Graham Stanley
Name: Graham Stanley
Email: graham.stanley@dorsetcouncil.gov.uk
Tel: 01258 456970
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