Sherborne short woodland walk

Walking trail

This is a short, easy trail with lots of wildlife to see and is especially spectacular in autumn when the Beech Avenue glistens in copper and gold.

A path through the woodland on the Sherborne Park Estate


Walks from Ewe Pens car park


Ewe Pen Barn car park, grid ref: SP158143


Start at the Ewe Pen Barn car park and follow theyellow waymarker. Turn left out of the carpark.

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Turn left and follow the yellow waymarkers along the footpath alongside the road.

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Turn left, again following the yellow route within the estate walls, alongside the A40.

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Follow the yellow waymarkers left again, down Beech Avenue.


Turn left, following the yellow waymarkers back to Ewe Pen Barn


Ewe Pen Barn car park, grid ref: SP158143

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Sherborne short woodland walk


This is a short, flat and easy walk.

Sherborne short woodland walk

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Sherborne short woodland walk

How to get here

Sherborne Park Estate
By road

Ewe Pen Barn car park is situated just half a mile off the A40, between Cheltenham and Oxford.Turn off the A40, following signs for Sherborne and Clapton (opposite the brown sign for Lodge Park). Ewe Pen Barn is half a mile along this road, sign posted to the right.

Sherborne short woodland walk

Facilities and access

  • Free parking for members at Lodge Park (only available when the property is open), Ewe Pen Barn (for Sherborne Park Estate) and Water Meadows (at the end of Sherborne village)
  • There is a small shop at Lodge Park, selling light refreshments and plants (only available when the property is open)
  • Dogs under close control welcome across Sherborne Park Estate, but guide dogs only please at Lodge Park
  • WC at Lodge Park (only available when the property is open)