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Hocombe Mead is situated in Chandlers Ford a short distance from junction 12 of the M3, set between 3 roads, each having its own entrance.The nearest suitable parking can be found at Hiltingbury Recreation Ground. SAT NAV = SO53 5QG Multimap (use this Postcode)

Hiltingbury Road Entrance (no parking available) From the Recreation Ground walk further down the road (5mins), the entrance is on the right past some flats.

Ashdown Road Entrance (Limited parking, please do not use turning bays.) From the recreation ground follow the road and turn right into Ashdown Road, follow this all the way around until you reach a dead end. The entrance is on the left.

Hocombe Road Entrance (No parking available) Follow directions for Ashdown entrance but turn right just before the dead end. Turn left at the junction, the entrance is about half a mile further on.