Springhead – a rural centre for creative and sustainable living

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FORTHCOMING EVENTS – 2016

  JULY Thursday 21st Summer Picnic and Self-guided Tour of the Gardens Garden open from 5.30-9.00 pm.  Bring a picnic and come and have a look at our lovely cornflower … Read more

Springhead – North Dorset’s day and residential centre for creative and sustainable living – captivates and inspires people of all ages, who return again and again to enjoy its all year round facilities.  

This magical fusion of dramatic landscape – Grade II 18th century mill buildings; spring filled lake; stunning gardens and a newly built grass amphitheatre – is preserved and managed by the charity, The Springhead Trust.

Springhead

If I could stay for one more day

I would do again the woodland trail

Over that hill and beautiful vale

Through the ancient trees

 I would listen again to the roaring wind

Up high in the canopy

Rambling on through a glorious carpet 

 Of flowering beauty

 The meadow, what a heavenly sight

Passing fields of swaying barley 

And over the stile

Treasuring each mile

 Then back again to a very special place

Springhead

A piece of hidden Dorset

An unspoilt place

Debbie Pink – May 2011

As a charity, The Springhead Trust relies on the generosity of its supporters. Click on the following link to make a donation with Just Giving