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Redbridge Farm
Dolmans Hill
Lytchett Matravers
Poole
Dorset
BH16 6HP
 

Lytchett Matravers is a large village situated on rising ground in a landscape of small valleys, open fields and woods.

It is located in a triangle formed by the A31, A350 and A35 lying approximately 7 miles (11 km) north west of Poole and 5 miles (8.0 km) north of Wareham.

The elevation gives views from many parts of the village to Poole Harbour and the Purbeck hills.

Lytchett Matravers is mentioned in the Domesday Book; the manor having been awarded to Hugh Maltravers after the Norman conquest in 1066.

The name is a conjunction of the Celtic word, Litchet (meaning grey wood), and the Maltravers name, later written as Matravers.

 

Co-ordinates: N 50.74835°, W 2.096972°

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Redbridge Farm

 

 

 

 

 

 

There is an on-site equesrian centre which offers horse riding, and Bulbury Woods golf course is next door. Shop and pub are 1 mile away. Beach is 5 miles away.

Redbridge Farm is ideally located for exploring all that Dorset has to offer.

The golden sands of Studland and the National Trust’s Brownsea Island are a short drive away, as is the RPSB Nature Reserve near Poole Harbour. The UNESCO recognised Jurassic Coast, England’s only natural World Heritage Site, is close by, with Durlston, Lulworth and Durdle Door. There are lots of scenic coastal paths for walking and cycling. Attractions nearby include Farmer Palmer’s, Monkey World, the Tank Museum and Tyneham Village.

Accommodation is available at Redbridge Farm. Click links below to view.

Redbridge Farmhouse

Redbridge Stable Cottage