M42 South. Exit 5, A41, SP Solihull. Left at roundabout, A4141, SP Knowle. Keep on A4141 through Knowle SP Chadwick End. Go through Chadwick End village. Pass the Orange Tree pub on the right. Turn right on Rising Lane, SP Baddesley Clinton and Lapworth and ‘Leisure Drive’. Drive past Baddesley Clinton NT house on the left. Go over canal bridge and turn left towards Lapworth. You will pass Lapworth Station on the right. At T junction turn right, SP Hockley Heath. Go under the railway bridge, over the canal, and take first left into Brome Hall Lane. Car park is immediately on your left. Distance from Sutton, approx 25 miles
An old favourite of mostly flat easy walking along canal towpaths, fields, lanes and parkland around the NT properties of Baddesley Clinton and Packwood House. There are 3 stiles and a fallen tree trunk to climb over. Toilets at Packwood (probable lunch stop) if you have a NT card.