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Care for the countryside

When visiting us, we ask that you please follow our byelaws and the Countryside Code.


  • Follow marked paths, bridleways and permissive rides
  • Park carefully so access to gateways and driveways is clear


  • No BBQs or fires
  • Dog poo - bag it and bin it
  • Leave no trace of your visit, take all litter home
  • Keep dogs under control, especially around livestock

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The Commons Team
Merlewood Estate Office
Ninehams Road
CR53 5LN

01372 279083 or 01372 279488 (24hr/weekends)

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