Starting from the church in Ashby Magna, walk North along the road. At the
end turn right. The road bends to the left. At the junction, turn left, and
then take the footpath along the track on the right.
this path along the track between fields until you reah the Leicestershire
Round. Turn right, and walk along the Leicestershire Round footpath until
you reach the road. At the road turn left.
corner there is a road going off to the left. Just after that road is a
footpath, also on the left, take this path, emerging in Willoughby Waterleys.
On the main road, turn left, walking up to a footpath leading past the
church, then out by the cemetery, still following the Leicestershire
Round. At a track, turn left, then right (still following the Leicestershire
Round) and keep on the footpath to Peatling Magna.
Peatling Magna, turn right onto the road. At the crossroads, take the
Leicestershire round footpath (ahead and on the left)walking across fields.
Keep on this footpath until you reach the road at the edge of Bruntingthorpe.
Turn right, and walk along the road, bending left then right again.
main junction, turn right, and keep on this road until the corner. When the
road bends, walk straight on along the footpath, past the Manor House, then
follow the field boundary. Keep on this path to Peatling Parva. Cross
straight over the road, and walk up a path by the church, then bend off to
the right. At the track turn left, and where the tracks cross (on the corner
of the woods) turn right. When you reach the lane, turn left again.
road, turn right and walk west along the road. Then, at the bend, take a
footpath on the left, to the church, where you will be back at the start.
Disclaimer - We cannot accept responsibility
for any loss or injury caused during walks found on this site. Whilst we
make every attempt to ensure accuracy of information, rights of way or
landmarks may move or change. We advise you always carry the relevant OS map
walk, incorporating a large section of the Leicestershire Round
involves quite a bit of road walking. However, it is a pleasant walk, with
easy sections along quiet country tracks, largely unsuitable to traffic.
to find out about the history of Ashby Magna on our sister site - Semper
to find out about the history of Bruntingthorpe on our sister site - Semper