Lower House Farm recycling centre, Atherstone

Opening times

Bank holiday – 25th May: 9.30am – 3.15pm
Day Winter
(1 Oct to 31 Mar)
Summer
(1 Apr – 30 Sept)
Monday 9.30am – 3.15pm 9.30am – 3.15pm
Tuesday 9.30am – 3.15pm 9.30am – 3.15pm
Wednesday 9.30am – 3.15pm 9.30am – 6.15pm
Thursday 9.30am – 3.15pm 9.30am – 3.15pm
Friday 9.30am – 3.15pm 9.30am – 3.15pm
Saturday 8.30am – 4.15pm 8.30am – 5.45pm
Sunday 8.30am – 4.15pm 8.30am – 5.45pm
The centres are busiest at weekends between 11am and 2pm. You may want to avoid these times if you can. At times you may be directed to another centre. We apologise in advance for any inconvenience

Access to the site

For safety reasons, no public pedestrian access is allowed through the entrance or exit gates at any of our household waste recycling centres. However, if you do not have access to a vehicle, and would like to visit a site on foot, arrangements can be made by calling Waste Management on 01926 412593 at least 24 hours in advance or 48 hours in advance of a weekend. See also Vehicle and trailer restrictions (below).


Reuse shops

A charity reuse shop run by Age UK Warwickshire can be found at Lower House Farm. All proceeds from the sale of materials from the shop go directly to the charity. To find out whether a certain item is accepted at the shop please contact reuse shop directly: 01827 289410


This site accepts the following materials from households

  • asbestos
  • batteries
  • car_batteries
  • cardboard
  • carpet
  • cartons
  • clothes
  • Cooking_oil_land_3
  • electrical
  • fluorescent
  • food_drink_pxx_land3.7fa9587c [Converted]
  • fridges
  • furniture
  • garden_waste
  • glass
  • Hard_Plastics
  • household and garden chemical waste
  • household_waste
  • mattress
  • mobile
  • paint
  • paper
  • mixed_plastic
  • print_cart
  • scrap_metal
  • shoes
  • telephone_drct
  • tvs_monitors
  • used_oil
  • wood_timber

Asbestos, Batteries, Car Batteries, Cardboard, Carpet, Cartons, Mixed textiles and clothes, Electrical , Fluorescent tubes, Fridges and Freezers, Garden waste, Mixed glass bottles and jars, Hardcore and rubble, Hard plastics, Household and garden chemicals, Household waste, Mobile phones, Paint for disposal and re-use, Paper, Plasterboard, Plastic bottles, Printer cartridges, Scrap metal, Shoes, Soil, Telephone Directories, TV’s and monitors, Used engine oil, Wood and timber.

Restricted items

Please click on the relevant icon for further information.

  • hardcore_rubble
  • soil
  • plasterboard

Household and garden chemicals

Lower House Farm is licensed to receive household / garden chemicals and paint however, you must complete a chemical waste form in order to do this. Please visit our chemical waste page for more information on how to dispose of garden/household chemicals and paint safely.


  • Hazardous and restricted waste

    Information on hazardous waste such as asbestos, chemicals and paint and items that are restricted such as clinical waste, soil/rubble, plasterboard, tyres and gas bottles. Find out which recycling centres you can take hazardous and restricted
    items to using our materials accepted checker

  • Commercial and chargeable household waste

    Information on managing and disposing of commercial and chargeable household waste. Commercial waste services are available to small businesses at this recycling centre.

  • Vehicle restrictions

    Restrictions are in place at all of Warwickshire’s recycling centres and restrict vehicles such as vans, pick-ups, trailers and large 4×4’s.

  • Where does my recycling go ?

    For information on where your recycling goes. Any rubbish placed in the household waste container will go to landfill or an energy from waste plant.

  • Pedestrian access

    For safety reasons pedestrian access is not permitted at any of the recycling centres. However if you do not have access to a vehicle please call the waste management team on 01926 412593 where arrangements may be able to be made (48 hours notice required).

  • Maximising recycling

    In order to recycle as much as possible, black bags may be opened by staff and you may be asked to sort and recycle any mixed bags of rubbish. Please remember to pre-sort your rubbish before visiting and place all items in the correct containers. Please co-operate with staff and ask for assistance if required.

Please note:

  • A 6.6ft height barrier is in place at this site

Location

Lower House Farm household recycling centre

Lower House Lane
Baddesley Ensor
Atherstone
CV9 2QA

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Lower House Farm recycling centre, Atherstone was last updated on May 24, 2015.