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Northamptonshire County Golf Club

Golf Lane,

Church Brampton, Northamptonshire NN6 8AZ

  • Office

    +44 (0)1604 843 025
  • Pro shop

    +44 (0)1604 842 226
  • Golf pro

    Tim Rouse (PGA, Head Professional)
  • Academy

    Northamptonshire County Golf Academy

About the course

  • The Course:

    21 holes. Tree-lined heathland. Gently undulating terrain - easy to walk.

  • Surroundings:

    Woodland.

  • Designer:

    Original design by English architect Harry Colt (1909), with later alterations by Scotsman James Braid (1947).

Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Yards
6721
5848
5564
Par
70
70
75
SSS or slope
73
69
72

At the same location:

Above distances are for the championship course. Also at Northants County is the 9-hole Loop course (par-35, 3241 yds from back tees, comprises first 6-holes of regular course and then holes 7a, 8a and 9a), and 6-hole Colt course (par-18, 507 yds). | Next door to Northamptonshire County GC is the Brampton Heath Golf Centre.

Location

Latitude:

52.282248

Longitude:

-0.942582

How to get there:

4.5 mi NW of Northampton / 23 mi NW of Milton Keynes.

Northamptonshire County Golf Club

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

Est. 1909

Northamptonshire County Golf Club is home to a well-rated and pleasantly testing golf course. This tree-lined heathland layout should not disappoint, with many attractive features and several excellent holes to enjoy. Plenty of golfing challenge and usually good upkeep contribute to the appeal of this well-crafted design. One to include on your play list if you are in the area.

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Visitors

Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends; more restricted on weekends.

Must book in advance. Proof of handicap required.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes in high season (April thru' Oct): Mon-Thur £65; Fri-Sun £75.

Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2020].

Other information

Players generally walk this course.

Practice facilities

Good

Did you know?

In recent years Northamptonshire County GC has hosted many national amateur golfing competitions including the English Schools National Championships (1997), English Golf Union Carris Trophy (1994) and the British Girls Open Tournament (1992). For 6 years from 1997 until 2002, and again in 2018, the course was the home of the regional qualifying for the Open Championship.

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