The village of Church Knowle can be found approximately 2 miles west of Corfe Castle. Build using mainly Purbeck stone, this small village has a 13th century church and manor house as well as an animal sanctuary.
The name Church Knowle comes from the knoll or round burial mound that the village church is built up on.
Church Knowle is reached via the A351 from Wareham, turn right just before Corfe Castle
The nearest train stations are Wareham, Poole and Bournemouth
Wildlife and Walks
The area around Church Knowle is ideal for walking and cycling with many miles of footpaths and bridleways.