SO8512 : Cud Hill near close of day-Upton St Leonards, Glos

taken 6 years ago, near to Brookthorpe, Gloucestershire, Great Britain

Cud Hill near close of day-Upton St Leonards, Glos
Cud Hill near close of day-Upton St Leonards, Glos
The lane over Cud Hill which links the B4073 Gloucester - Painswick road to the south of Upton St Leonards with the A4173 Gloucester - Stroud road at Edge. Common land at Cud Hill of just over 8 acres is the site of grazing by cattle of local farmers to keep grass down and give species of flora a chance to flourish under a scheme run jointly by the Cotswolds Conservation Board and Natural England. To the right of this road ahead is a memorial to architect Detmar Blow and Winifred his wife, who lived at Hilles House which looks out over Brookthorpe towards Robinswood Hill, which is now a country park run by Gloucester City Council. To the south east the Cotswold Way passes over Painswick Hill on its route from Chipping Campden (silent p) to Bath, making a very pleasant week or more of walking. Time taken 5.45 pm BST (British Summer Time).
SO8612 : To stop them wandering-Painswick, Glos SO8612 : From Cud Hill grid over Spoonbed-Upton St Leonards, Glos
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Date Taken
Sunday, 23 June, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 13 May, 2015
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Sport, Leisure  Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Grassland  Village, Rural settlement  Roads, Road transport 
Place (from Tags)
Gloucester  Bath  Painswick  Stroud  Cotswolds  Gloucestershire Cotswolds  Cud Hill  Edge  Robinswood Hill  Painswick Hill  Chipping Campden  Hilles House 
County (from Tags)
Gloucestershire 
Primary Subject of Photo
Lane 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 8592 1251 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:48.6626N 2:12.3381W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 8601 1251
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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Country Park  Cotswold Way  Natural England  Cotswolds Conservation Board  B4073  Grazing Scheme  Detmar and Winifred Blow 

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