Hampshire Treasures

Volume 1 ( Winchester City District)

Page 151 - Itchen Valley

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Description and DateRemarksProtectionGrid Ref. and
Punchcard No.
Group A - Natural Features
Area of Scenic Beauty
Avington Park Open Space. An area of about 7 acres of open grassland facing the lake and Avington Park House. Good area for several species of duck. Car park for thirty vehicles. (County Open Space).     T.P.O. No. 31
N.P. Act
C.O.S.
SU 527 301
2620 66
Area of Scenic Beauty
Avington Park, Avington. Large area of parkland, reputedly styled by Capability Brown. It lies south of the village of ltchen Abbas and is centred on the given grid reference.     T.P.O. No. 31
SU 540 320
2620 62
Viewing Point
Cheesefoot Head. This area is situated east of Chilcomb on the A272 Petersfield to Winchester Road. There are good views to the south, of the southern half of Hampshire. (County Open Space).     N.P. Act
A.O.N.B.
C.O.S.
SU 529 277
2620 67
Area of Scenic Beauty
This area is situated south of the A31 Alresford Road, between the New Inn and Turnpike Cottages. Centred on grid reference.     N.P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 535 285
2620 64
Area of Scientific Interest
This horseshoe shaped area lies to the north of Cheesefoot Head. Examples of chalk downland flora and insect fauna.     N.P. Act
S.S.S.I.
A.O.N.B.
SU 529 279
2620 65
Ancient Tree
Gospel Oak, Hampage Wood, Avington. The remains of Gospel Oak are enclosed in iron railings. O.S.A. No. SU53 SW16. Ref: P.H.F.C., Vol. 17, 1947-50, pp.107-11, (Map).     T.P.O. No. 31
SU 542 311
2620 90
Area of Trees
Situated at the west end of Martyr Worthy along the B3047 and in Worthy Park.     T.P.O. No. 218
SU 506 329
2620 63
Sarsen Stone No. 40A
Lying beside a fence.     SU 509 341
2620 96
Sarsen Stone No. 40B
In undated pits and celtic lynchet.     SU 511 341
2620 97
Sarsen Stone No. 4OC
South of Hilltop Copse.     SU 516 346
2620 98
Sarsen Stone No. 45A
In the garden of Chilland Barn, Martyr Worthy.     SU 524 328
2620 99
Sarsen Stone No. 45B
Martyr Worthy. Buried in field.     SU 517 351
2620 100
Sarsen Stone No. 45C
Buried in a field named Stonepiece at Martyr Worthy.     SU 519 353
2620 101
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