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Merley Hall Farm

Merley Hall Farm

 Merley Hall Farm

 Poole, BH21 1QP

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 About this nature reserve

Merley Hall Farm is a tranquil riverside nature reserve along the River Stour. It is an area of open grassland and woodland adjacent to Merley Ways play area.

There are mown paths through the grassland and unmade paths through the woodland.

Types of habitat

Mixed deciduous woodland and grasslands.

What to see

The grassland has far reaching views over the river and open farmland.


There is limited parking on Willett Road and other roads near to this reserve.


Your dog must be on a short lead during bird breeding, 1 March - 31 July, or when livestock are near.

Remember to keep dogs under close control and to pick up after them.


You can get to this reserve from Willet Road or from the Merley Ways play area.


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