L'Ancresse Common

L'Ancresse Common, GY3

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L'Ancresse Common is a large public grassy common surrounded by multiple beaches, the most notable of which are L'Ancresse and Pembroke. Fortifications from Napoleonic times and World War 2 bunkers can be found amongst other historic sites. There are various ancient burial sites on the common including La Varde Passage Grave & Millenium Stone, Les Fouaillages, and Le Dehus Burial Chamber, as well as great walking opportunities, coastal kiosks, an 18-hole golf course, and an outdoor shooting range.


Facilities & Amenities

  • On bus routes - 11, 12, 91, 92
  • Perry's Guide - pages 6 & 7


Image kindly supplied by Chris Griffiths