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A special place with beautiful views

This is a beautiful stretch of countryside with lovely views and a fantastic history. Peaceful and... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2018
GowerEdge
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Warwick, United Kingdom
Iron Age

Iron age hill fort dating back some 3,800 years. Some information boards describing the scene and... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2018
rayrest
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Old Winchester Hill Lane, Winchester, England
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Reviewed 18 August 2018

This is a beautiful stretch of countryside with lovely views and a fantastic history. Peaceful and revitalizing. Great at this time of year for picking blackberries and sloes.

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Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Iron age hill fort dating back some 3,800 years. Some information boards describing the scene and illustrations what it may have looked like. Interesting.

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 10 March 2018

great place, a good fifteen miles east of winchester on country roads though. tripadvisor - update the map!!!

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Reviewed 2 March 2018

This is a great place for a walk with stunning views over the south coast and Isle of white. There is a car park close by or you could use one of the public footpaths to get there from further away including the South downs...More

1  Thank John L
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Old Winchester Hill used to be a hill fort dating back to the Iron Age some 3,800 years ago. Lots of information plaques around. Free carpark. Located near to Barton Stacey off the A303. Interesting experience.

2  Thank rayrest
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

This delightful area of Hampshire forms an early (or late!) part of the South Downs Way. We were lucky enough to walk it on a warm clear day, which with the relatively easy walking allowed us to fully appreciate the great views.

1  Thank One_of_the_BOFs
Reviewed 9 June 2017

What a gorgeous place to spend an hour or so in the late afternoon. Spectacular views (although a bit cloudy while we were there. The information suggested 2 hrs needed - it didn't take us that long, an easy walk and very enjoyable.

2  Thank shirleym7
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a walk along the ridge of Old Winchester Hill in the sunshine, with great views of the surrounding downs & Portsmouth and Isle of Wight in the distance. Lots of interesting flaura & fauna, & explanatory boards provided to show what to look out...More

2  Thank John H
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

What a great Hampshire vista this is. With views over the valley from the moment you leave the car park, and an easy mile walk to reach the Iron Age hill fort. And from there, more views... 360 this time, and all the way across...More

1  Thank David T
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

From the free car park to the "Iron Age Fort" (which offers some of the best views) it's only about a mile walk on gentle paths. We went Boxing Day, so parking was fairly full and the path was muddy (so bring your wells boots...More

1  Thank Nvsimpson
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