This is the official website of Sparsholt Parish Council Winchester, Hampshire.



The next meeting of the Parish Council is on Thursday 19th January 2017.

All parishioners are welcome to attend the meeting which takes place in the Memorial Hall commencing at 7.30pm


Parish Council Vacancy

Following the retirement of Richard Summerfield there is a vacancy for a councillor.

 Notice of casual vacancy

Sparsholt War Memorial

Historic England have assessed the War Memorial for addition to the List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest. They found in favour of the War Memorial and it is now listed at Grade II.



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Actions in hand

Below, we list the priority actions that the Parish Council are currently working on.

Proposed Green Gas Mill and Education Building at Sparsholt College


This application was permitted  by Winchester City Council's Planning Committee on Thursday 13th October. The full decision notice is now available by clicking on this link  - 16/01679/FUL







Roadworks & Potholes 

Liaising with highways to ensure our roads are properly maintained.

Refilling of grit bins

Report a road problem to HCC

Providing 4 snow shovels at The Shop, The Church and 2 in Woodman Close ( Stewart Wooles at Old Bowling Green)


Liaising with highways to evaluate options to improve safety around the village as the volume of traffic and speed of vehicles have both increased.

See the traffic survey report here

Completed to date

Below we list the actions completed on our initiatives.

Village Design Statement

The revised Village Design Statement has now been published and is avaiable on this website.

The full document is very large containing a number of maps and photographs.  There is a smaller 'Text only' version of the document with the maps and photographs omitted.

Text only version

Full version with maps and photographs


Roadside Kerbs

Kerbs have been installed along a number of roads in the village.  While protecting the verges they have also contributed to a notable reduction in speed as it is more difficult for vehicles to pass side by side.