Whittington Heath Golf Club


4-star: generally an excellent standard golf course, well worth visiting.
   Whittington Heath Golf Club Est. 1886

Where2Golf says: 

Whittington Heath 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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Making Contact

Whittington Heath Golf Club
Tamworth Rd,
Lichfield, Staffordshire WS14 9PW
England
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Office   +44 (0)1543 432 317
Pro Shop   +44 (0)1543 432 261
Fax

  +44 (0)1543 433 962

Email   info@whittingtonheathgc.co.uk
Website   www.whittingtonheathgc.co.uk
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Golf Pro
 
Mike Raj (Club Professional)
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined heathland.
Gently undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.
 
Surroundings: Woodland and open rural countryside.
 
Designer: Current design by English course architect Harry Colt (1927).
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 6510 6135 5686
Par 70 70 72
SSS or Slope 71 70 72
 
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How2Get There?

2.5 mi SE of Lichfield / 20 mi N of Birmingham centre.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 18-holes: £55 (weekdays only). [Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc]. Credit cards accepted.
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Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on weekdays; only members and their invited guests on weekends.  Must book in advance. Proof of handicap required.
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Other Information
Players generally walk this course. One golf cart is available for hire for medical reasons.

Practice facilities
Good
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Did you know?

Whittington Heath Golf Club is located just outside the city of Lichfield, which is noted for its impressive three-spired medieval cathedral. The city is also the birthplace of Samuel Johnson ("Dr Johnson"), the writer, poet, essayist and moralist who wrote the first authoritative Dictionary of the English Language.

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Location

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Latitude: (52.662625)
Longitude: (-1.783497)
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