Leicestershire Short Walks – 25

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Sharnford – Aston Flamville – Burbage – Sapcote.

8 miles (13km)

 

Path through Burbage Wood

Path through Burbage Wood
© Copyright Mat Fascione
http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/943350

Easy walking in rather flat, mixed pasture and arable land, with some beautiful open areas and lovely woodland tracks.

Items of interest Burbage Wood and the Common are well worth exploring. There is an information centre at Lynden Lea. (Grid Ref. 447 953). On Sapcote recreation ground slight humps in the grass indicate the remains of a Norman castle mound (Toot Hill). Aston Flamville has a dovecote dated 1715, in brick patterning.
Please read the introduction to the original book updated for the web published walks.

The written description and map is a .pdf file which you can print and take with you on the walk.

Download walk 25 here (.pdf file 215kb)

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