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Frieze Hill Community Orchard
 
LNR Type: Urban Fringe
County: Somerset
Natural England
Regional Team:
South West
Year of Declaration: 2005
Declaring Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
Area (Ha): Click here to open the site map (new window). Once displayed, click on the site to see area and other details.
Grid Reference: ST 215 255
Location: Taunton, TA1 1HA
Owned by: Taunton Deane Borough Council
Managed by: Taunton Deane Borough Council
Link to site map: Click here to open the site map from the MAGIC web site.
How to get there: Frieze Hill Community Orchard can only be reached by an uneven surfaced public footpath from Staplegrove Road, (A3027) Taunton.

Visitor facilities: Wheelchair access.
Leaflets and an educational pack.
What to see: Frieze Hill Community Orchard used to be allotments and agricultural land. It reverted to rough grassland and now contains orchard trees. A wide variety of apples are grown here including Kingston Black and Yarlington Mill.
Volunteer and 'Friends of' groups: Community Orchard group www.communityorchard.org.uk
Linda Conway
linda@communityorchard.org.uk
Contacts for further information and how to get involved: Frieze Hill Community Orchard LNR
Tel - 01823 356356
enquiries@tauntondeane.gov.uk
or try
Somerset County Council
General enquiries 0845 345 9166
E-mail Generalenquiries@somerset.gov.uk

Website address and other links: www.somerset.gov.uk/irj/public/services/directory/location?rid=/wpccontent/Sites/TDBC/Web%20Pages/Services/Locations/Frieze%20Hill
alternatively try
www.somerset.gov.uk and search Frieze Hill Community Orchard Local Nature Reserve





Last updated 14/02/13
 
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