Wednesday, 20 November 2013

River Misbourne Bowstridge

River Misbourne
The Misbourne flows south eastwards
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Rural area on the edge of Chalfont St.Giles  with some early 20th century housing.

Post to the north Chalfont St.Giles
Post to the south Chalfont St.Peter

Amersham Road
Foxdell  Wood. Ancient semi-natural woodland coppice with hornbeam, oak and ash. The ground cover is mainly brambles and bluebells.

Bowstridge Lane
Bowstride Farm. The farm house is 16th and timber framed. There are also three barns two of them 18th and one 19th.  The farm is now used for racehorse training.

Sources
English Heritage. Web site/
Hertfordshire County Council. Web site

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