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Countesthorpe, Willoughby Waterleys & Bruntingthorpe
Introduction to Walk 1624

Photo from the walk - Countesthorpe, Willoughby Waterleys & Bruntingthorpe

County/Area - Leicestershire

Author - David McMahon

Length - 9.2 miles / 15 km

Ascent - 500 feet / 152 metres

Grade - easy/mod

This Leicestershire walk explores a number of villages to the south of Leicester. The route includes a section of the Leicestershire Round long distance footpath.  

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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