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Haresfield Beacon (National Trust)

Open hilltop occupying a prominent position on three spurs on the Cotswold escarpment, there are views across the Severn estuary towards the Forest of Dean and Brecon Beacons. Ancient rampart with earthwork.

Directions: 3 miles north-west of Stroud, between A419 and A46. Follow Whiteshill & Edge road from Stroud. One mile after Whiteshill village at the top of the hill take left-hand turn signposted to Haresfield. Follow this lane for approx.

½ mile (0.8km) and Shortwood car park is on left-hand side.

Contact details for Haresfield Beacon (National Trust)

  • Address: Near Whiteshill, Stroud, Gloucestershire OS Grid Ref: 162: SO832086

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