Footpath upgrade work planned by Middlezoy Arts for 2019

To be used with the Middlezoy Circular Walk Map

 

Circular walk map ref B

Existing: Was previously a stile, but presently a temporary metal gate

Proposed: Self-closing gate Create flat area before and after gate lower than field level. Gate hinged on left, opening into field (towards per photo) 1.0m Oak five bar gate Self-closing adjustable hinges (Eliza Tinsley) Trombone style latch 150x150 Oak hinge post, carved 100x100 Oak slam posts Step to lowered flat gate entry area, reclaimed hardwood railway sleeper. Post and rail to prevent trip/fall hazard to lowered gate entry area.

Existing: Steps, poor repair, several risers missing, no handrail

Proposed: Replace steps with new timber and upright restraints Install new posts and handrails

Circular walk map ref A

Existing: Metal kissing gate, poor repair

Proposed: Self-closing gate, hinged on right, opening into field behind (per photo) 1.2m metal gate with forged woodpecker and ivy motif Self-closing hinges 150x150 Oak hinge post, carved 200x100 Oak slam post (for footpath gate and field gate) Make good areas previously occupied by kissing gate enclosure (fencing or hedging as required).

Circular walk map ref 8

Existing: Kissing gate, poor repair, broken post

Proposed: Self-closing gate, hinged on left opening into field behind (per photo) 1.2m Metal gate with forged woodpecker and ivy motif Self-closing hinges 150x150 Oak hinge post, carved 200x100 Oak slam post, carved Make good areas previously occupied by kissing gate enclosure (fencing or hedging as required).