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Leckford Golf Courses

Leckford Estate,

Stockbridge, Hampshire SO20 6JF

  • Office

    +44 (0)7860 719 184
  • Pro shop

    +44 (0)7854 398 107
  • Golf pro

    Kevin Caplehorn

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland. Gently undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.

  • Surroundings:

    Woodland and open countryside.

  • Designer:

    The nine holes of Leckford's Old course were laid out by Harry Colt (1929). The nine holes of the New course were designed by Donald Steel (1989).

Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Yards
3138
2810
Par
36
38
SSS or slope

At the same location:

Above distances are for the nine-hole Old Course. Also at Leckford Estate is the nine-hole New course (par-35; 2273 from back tees).

Location

Latitude:

51.129644

Longitude:

-1.476988

How to get there:

1 mi N of Stockbridge / 17 mi N of Southampton.

Leckford Golf Courses

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.

Est. 1929

Leckford Golf Courses: Leckford's famed nine-hole Old course was designed by the peerless Harry Colt, and has changed little since it was first laid out in 1929. Sixty years later it was joined by the nine-hole New course, designed by Donald Steel. Although tempting to think in terms of an 18-hole layout, the two courses are very contrasting in style, and typically "billed" as two separate courses of nine holes each.

The Leckford estate and the golf courses are owned by the John Lewis Partnership, and operated primarily for the use of the company's Partners (employees), their families and guests. Outside visitor play is restricted to golf societies of eight players or more.

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Visitors

Who can play and when?

Private club - golf societies of eight or more players can apply for a weekday society package. No pay&play option for outside visitors.

Must book in advance.

Green fees

Contact club for golf society package rates (eight or more players).

Other information

Players generally walk this course.

Practice facilities

Limited

Did you know?

Leckford Estate was purchased by John Spedan Lewis (founder of the John Lewis Partnership) in 1929 and remained his home throughout his life. The estate has been farmed for over 87 years and, as the Waitrose Farm, produces excellent quality food, working in harmony with the environment. At the company's nearby Longstock Park facility, customers and visitors are welcome at the Longstock Nursery, Farm Shop, Cafe and famous Water Gardens.

The name Waitrose comes from a small grocery business founded in 1904 by Wallace Waite, Arthur Rose and David Taylor. The name was adopted in 1908, after David Taylor left the business. Waitrose was bought by the John Lewis Partnership in 1937, at a time when it operated ten grocery stores in and around London.

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