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Roundshaw Downs
 
LNR Type: Urban Fringe
County: Greater London
Natural England
Regional Team:
East of England
Year of Declaration: 1993
Declaring Authority: Borough of Sutton
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 307 630
Location: Plough Lane, Croyden. CR8 3QB
Owned by: London Borough of Sutton
Managed by: London Borough of Sutton
Link to site map: Click here to open the site map from the MAGIC web site.
How to get there: Plough lane off Foxley Lane A2022, Croyden.
Train: Purley,
Bus: 127, 154, 289, 455, S5

Visitor facilities: Mown Paths, walks, events
What to see: Chalk grassland, The scrub and woodland around the site contain many bird species. Great spotted woodpeckers live in Roundshaw Woods and by Plough Lane, along with blackcap and chiffchaff, whilst the scrub area near the sycamore copse is full of the scratchy warblings of whitethroat Sylvia communis from April onwards.
Volunteer and 'Friends of' groups: Sutton Nature Conservation Volunteres
To find out more about volunteering or work experience with the SNCV,
Tel 020 8770 5821
Email sncv@sutton.gov.uk
Contacts for further information and how to get involved: London Borough of Sutton
Tel 020 8770 5000
Email complete the online enquiry form.
Website address and other links: www.sutton.gov.uk/index.aspx?articleid=1827
alternatively try
www.sutton.gov.uk and search for Roundshaw Downs Local Nature Reserve





Last updated 07/03/13
 
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