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Bennett's Hole
LNR Type: Urban
County: Greater London
Natural England
Regional Team:
East of England
Year of Declaration: 1993
Declaring Authority: Borough of Merton
Area (Ha): Click here to open the site map (new window). Once displayed, click on the site to see area and other details.
Grid Reference: TQ 274 674
Location: Willow Lane, Mitcham. CR4
Owned by: London Borough of Merton
Managed by: LB of Merton & London Wildlife Trust
Link to site map: Click here to open the site map from the MAGIC web site.
How to get there: Car - Willow Lane off the main A 237 Carshalton Road
Bus 127,
Nearest train/tram stop Mitcham Junction
Visitor facilities: None on site
What to see: The reserve has a variety of habitats such as woodland, scrub, marsh, open ditch, tall herbs and rough land. The northern side of Bennett's Hill is dominated by a wide selection of amenity trees, while the south is home to a selection of semi-mature crack-willow and oak trees.
Volunteer and 'Friends of' groups: London Wildlife Trust
Contacts for further information and how to get involved:
London Borough of Merton
Tel: 020 8545 3658
or try
General enquiries
Tel 020 8274 4901
Website address and other links:
alternatively try: and search for Bennetts Hole Local Nature Reserve

last updated 23/03/2015
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