Conservation

Here at Parsons Hall Farm we are actively committed to conservation and the management of wildlife habitats for the long term. It harbours a diverse and valuable range of species including birds, butterflies, bats, deer, invertebrates and fungi.

There is an active management scheme which includes the maintenance of field headlands and margins for the benefit of wildlife. improving habitats and enhancing diversity. Wildflower mixed are spread and the meadows are old leys full of herbs and wild flowers, the dead wood, both standing and fallen is given specific attention as it provides an important habitat for fungi and invertebrates, which in turn supports woodpecker, tree creeper and other associated species.

Small brooks flow through the estate, running under small stone bridges crossing the meandering brooks which enter and exit the medieval fishing pools before feeding two large ponds and later joining Kyre Brook, which meets the river Teme in Tenbury Wells. Geese and swans and many varieties of duck are at home here and numerous water-based plants exist along its banks.

In the main house carefully balanced to combine up-to-date and environmentally friendly facilities giving heat and hot water via a ground source heat pump and having its own bore hole for fresh spring water, surrounded by more than thirty acres of beautiful and peaceful meadows and woods.