Compton - Huckswood Lane
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An easy circular walk for all the family, starting from The Coach and Horses in the delightful village of Compton. There is also an opportunity to shorten the walk part-way round, should the kids find it a bit tiring! The climbs are gentle but rewarding, with far-reaching views across West Sussex and Hampshire. With a varied route taking you along well-defined grassy field-paths, through woodland and along trackways, all of which are usually firm underfoot even in the winter. There is a good chance that you will see some deer along the way and you can visit the 'church in the field', St Hubert's, dated 1083AD with 14th Century wall paintings. Be assured of a good welcome for all the family, including your dog, at the pub when you have finished your walk. Here you will find an open fire and good home cooking to do justice to your appetite. For those of you walking with dogs, you may find it useful to know that my dog, a slim, fit Labrador who cannot jump, managed this walk with ease.
England - South England - West Sussex - South Downs
Birds, Butterflies, Cafe, Church, Flowers, Food Shop, Great Views, Hills or Fells, Pub, Public Transport, Wildlife, Woodland
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