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Chantry Fields, Gillingham

A small riverside retreat along the River Stour.

Chantry Fields is a small area of riverside grassland along the banks of the River Stour. Specially placed platforms make this an ideal place to do a spot of fishing, while benches provide a perfect spot to enjoy a lunchtime picnic.

Chantry Fields
Nearest TownGillingham
Look out for

Redpoll and Siskin on the Alder trees in winter

Habitats Riverside grassland
Nearest bus stop Le Neubourg Way
Nearest train station Gillingham

Grid reference

ST 808 267
Size 0.47 hectares
Parking Adjacent pay and display car park. Find a car park
Accessibility Limited access for wheelchair users
Owner North Dorset District Council
Managed by Dorset County Council (Area Greenspace Management Team - West)
How to get there Off the B3081, Le Neubourg Way, in Gillingham. Take the turning for Waitrose, the site is behind Gillingham Library.

Area Greenspace Manager (West) - Giles Nicholson

Name: Giles Nicholson
Tel: 01258 456970
Full details for Area Greenspace Manager (West) - Giles Nicholson

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