Panorama by Peter Speight © 2021
GRID REFERENCE: Westmead ST 431662, Middlemead ST 430661
SIZE: Westmead 1.3 ha, Middlemead 1.36 ha
PREVIOUS OWNER: Paul Murch
WHEN PURCHASED: March 2006
PURCHASE PRICE: £25,000
YANSEC, YACWAG funds, YACWAG member appeal, Yatton Parish Council,
Yeo Valley Lions, Bob Martin Ltd
Roe deer, grass snakes, marsh marigolds, yellow loosestrife, ringlet butterflies, marbled white butterflies, bugle and meadow rue. Moles use the fields. The rare yellow loosestrife bee was discovered in the reserve in 2020.
A pole box was put up and has been used by breeding barn owls and stock doves.
Stowey Reserve is used for educational visits by groups and the local school. Acess is through other owners’ land. Please get in touch if you would like to visit.
Access from Stowey Road