Architect: Willie Park Junior
Stats: 6,308 yds, par 70, SSS 70
GF: £195 per round, £280 to play both courses
Visitor information: Green fee includes some catering, check website for details. Visitors with an official club handicap are welcome from Monday to Thursday. Due to high demand, booking in advance is essential.
2010 Ranking: 20 (up 6)
Improvements since 2010 Rankings:
Course: New tee complex on 1st hole, re-configuration of fairway on 1st hole and construction of new heather area of broken ground and mounding as hazards, new visitor tees on 2nd & 11th holes, new bunkering on 16th hole, extensive rolling bunker refurbishment across all holes
Panellists’ Comments: “Old-fashioned, quintessential heathland golf at its very finest”; “If there is a more attractive and enjoyable inland course in the country, I have yet to find it”; “Holing your final putt on the closing green under the imperious oak sets the seal on a supreme day of golf.”