Popular with families seeking out a semi-rural setting, close to all local amenities, Swanmore is an attractive village and civil parish, set in the beautiful Meon Valley in Hampshire and popular with those looking to put down roots in a rural location but with easy access to local amenties.
It was originally created to accommodate those working at the local brickworks, but now those living in and visiting this picturesque location will find an array of shops, schools and an abundance of leisure activities to choose from.
Perfect for exploring
Swanmore is the perfect base from which to explore the delights of the south coast – which offer an irresistible combination of breathtaking countryside and spectacular beaches.
The nearby South Downs National Park covers 1,600km2 of rolling hills and beautiful views. It offers visitors a whole range of opportunities for enjoying the great outdoors – from walking and rambling to horse riding, cycling and exploring the many cultural attractions on offer.
Just a short drive away is Manor Farm Country Park – full of gems for family days out. From a working farm to riverside and woodland walks, there is always plenty to do here. The park is ideal for picnics in summer, and there’s a popular cafe serving warming drinks and hot and cold snacks all year round.
Sports lovers will enjoy visits to Swanmore Golf Centre, and there is Premier League football on offer at nearby Southampton FC. Cricket fans will find plenty to keep them occupied – with Hampshire county and England international matches at the Ageas Bowl, And Swanmore’s local leisure centre offers a choice of sporting and relaxation activities for young and old.