Hampshire Treasures

Volume 1 ( Winchester City District)

Page 237 - Owslebury

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Description and DateRemarksProtectionGrid Ref. and
Punchcard No.
Group A - Natural Features
Chalk Pit
Opposite Hensting Farm. Approx. 100 x 50 yds. chalk faces on three sides. Disused. Very overgrown in summer.     SU 499 222
2630 64
Chalk Pit
Adjacent to Marwell House. Long disused and overgrown. Faces up to 30ft.     SU 512 217
2630 65
Chalk Pit
Adjacent to Chalk Dale Cottage. Two main faces about 50ft. high. Some fossils found.     SU 511 227
2630 66
Downland
Longwood Warren. A large area providing both grassland and woodland habitats. Situated north east of Morestead. Centred on grid reference.     N.P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 525 265
2630 105
Area of Scenic Beauty
From Fawley Down to Longwood. Firing on Chilcomb Range on frequent occasions limits access.     N.P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 525 279
2630 62
Viewpoint
View across area of tumuli and Cheesefoot Head, to south west.     N.P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 526 278
2630 79
Viewpoint
From north end, Warren Lane bridlepath. Fine view south across Longwood Warren to Isle of Wight.     N.P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 530 275
2630 80
Viewpoint
From lay-by on hill top opposite entrance to Morestead Warren Farm. Fine view to south and south east.     SU 517 252
2630 81
Viewpoint
100 yds. north west of entrance to Baybridge House. View to north over Longwood Estate.     N.P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 527 240
2630 82
Viewpoint
From road at top of Green HiII east towards Preshaw and Warnford.     SU 533 224
2630 83
Viewpoint
From north side of Owslebury village. To north across valley to Winchester.     SU 515 237
2630 84
Viewpoint
From Pitcot Lane south to Isle of Wight.     SU 516 233
2630 100
Viewpoint
On south side of Owslebury village looking south. Isle of Wight can only be seen from houses.     SU 516 235
2630 85
Tree
Large old sycamore on small green by Ship Inn.     SU 511 233
2630 75
Trees
Line of poplars along Hurst Lane.     SU 511 210
2630 71
Trees
Line of elms by Hensting Farm.     SU 497 224
2630 74
Woodlands
Longwood. Fine beeches in Hill Barn Copse, conifers in Old Down Plantation.     N.P. Act
A.O.N.B.
SU 529 261
2630 67
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