The ecclesiastical Parish of Bransgore was formed in 1875 from those of Christchurch and Sopley. Bransgore's church of St. Mary the Virgin had been erected in 1822 as a chapel of ease. The Perpendicular font in the Parish church is said to have come from Christchurch. Enclosure took place under an order of 24th February 1869. A "National" school accommodating 174 pupils was opened in 1895.
Further information on attractions to discover in the area and other interesting villages to visit is available. For information on public services for Burley please take a look at the Ringwood local pages.