Hampshire Treasures

Volume 1 ( Winchester City District)

Page 95 - Droxford

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Description and DateRemarksProtectionGrid Ref. and
Punchcard No.
Group A - Natural Features
Water Meadows
Left bank of River Meon, 100 yds. upstream from Mill House. Many lesser known plants, rich in bird life.     N.P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 609 184
1906 42
Beech Walk
Droxford to Meonstoke. By legend planted by rectors of the two parishes on daily visits to each other.     N.P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 611 182
1906 41
Scenic View
Mayhill Lane. Quiet Lane. Views. Wild flowers.     N.P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 592 176
1906 52
Scenic View
Fir Down. Natural downland escarpment with fine views. Public footpath to village.     N.P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 598 182
1906 43
Mill Pond
Mill House. Approximately 15 yds. wide by 100 yds. long, situated within the garden. Maintained in excellent condition with good water level, making an interesting feature to house and grounds. Sluice gates renewed, and wheel house still standing. O.S.A. No. SU61 NW (M) 2. Ref: P.H.F.C., Vol 21, 1960, p.129.     N.P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 608 184
1906 40
Scenic Beauty
The entire parish is designated as an area of outstanding natural beauty. Centred on grid reference.     N.P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 598 181
1906 50
Group B - Archaeological Sites and Remains
Stone Age
Long Barrow
In garden of house named Long Barrow. 75ft. long, 39ft. wide and up to 6ft. high. O.S.A. No. SU61 NW9. Ref: P.H.F.C., Vol. 13, 1936, (Williams-Freeman).     S.A.M. No. 272
N. P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 606 179
1906 44
Bronze Age
Saucer Barrow
Large, low barrow 20.0m. in diameter. Ditch and outer bank each 5.0m. wide. Covered with trees and bushes. O.S.A. No. SU51 NE3.     N.P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 581 195
1906 51
Bowl Barrow
Haze[ Holt Farm. 28.0m. in diameter, 1.4m. high. Ditch 0.3m. deep. O.S.A. No. SU51 NE3.     N.P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 580 195
1906 46
Bowl Barrow
Shepherd Down Farm. Land under cultivation. 78ft. in diameter. O.S.A. No. SU51 NE2.     N.P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 594 194
1906 45
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