Chillington Community Orchard

Apple pie-a-plenty

The Stokenham parish group of orchards includes Beeson, Chillington and Stokenham Community Orchards

Stokenham Parish Orchard Cluster Group was group was form ed to share volunteer ideas and skills and support all three orchards in the parish by working together to ensure that the areas are well managed, regularly maintained and that they are promoted as an asset for the community to use and enjoy. You can read more about them in the “Case Study” section at the bottom of the Growing Orchard Communities project page.

Chillington Community Orchard is a Woodland Trust Orchard planted out in 1998 on a well sheltered edge of the village. There is a good variety of heritage apples trees plus plums and cherries in the smaller orchard area.

Site details / contact

Details

Size of site: 2/3rds acre

Parish: Stokenham

Number of trees: 20

Age of trees at 2020: 25

Contact

Chillington Community Orchard

Gill Claydon, Parish Council Clerk

clerk@stokenham-pc.gov.uk