Country Walk & Ride Summary

Castle View Farm near Bottesford

This footpath provides spectacular panoramic views across the Vale of Belvoir and offers the opportunity for circular walks from the local villages of Bottesford and Normanton. The surrounding farmland is managed under a Countryside Stewardship Agreement with the primary objective of enhancing the wildlife interest. The arable field margins buffer the adjacent species-rich hedgerows and water courses and provide excellent nesting and feeding habitat for farmland birds, small mammals and insects. Snipe are also known to overwinter in the wetter grass margins.

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

Click to see the Site Map (PDF)
Grid Reference
SK813398 (link to Interactive Map in a new window)
OS Landranger No.
130
CPH Reference Number
22/028/0078
Near To
Bottesford
Length of route
0.5 km (0.3 miles)
Best time to visit
All year round
Access end date
30/09/2012

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Information Last Updated
10 January, 2006