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Priors Hardwick & Wormleighton Circular

County/Area - Warwickshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 8.0 miles / 13 km

Ascent - 500 feet / 152 metres

Grade - easy/mod

Start - OS grid reference SP448537
Lat 52.179741 // Long -1.346225
Postcode CV47 2XW (approx. location only)
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Route Outline

A circular walk from Wormleighton exploring pleasant countryside east to Priors Hardwick. Both villages have many stone cottages. The return route follows the Oxford Canal which snakes through the landscape with many twists and turns. Also of interest along the route are two deserted medieval villages, a fine 17th century gatehouse and a manor house with restored moat.

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GPS files do not show topography and dangerous terrain and should be used in conjunction with paper maps. Suitable maps are listed below. The preferred scale is 1:25000 especially in hilly and mountainous areas.

These walks have been published for use by site visitors on the understanding that Walking Britain is not held responsible for the safety or well being of those following the routes as described. It is worth reiterating the point that you should embark on a walk with the correct maps preferably at 1:25000 scale. This will enable any difficulties with route finding to be assessed and corrective action taken if necessary.

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It is recommended you take a map. The preferred scale is 1:25k.

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