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Sydenham Hill Wood and Fern Bank
 
LNR Type: Urban
County: Greater London
Natural England
Regional Team:
East of England
Year of Declaration: 1982
Declaring Authority: Borough of Southwark
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 340 724
Location: Crescent Wood Road, Sydenham Hill. SE26 6RZ
Owned by: Borough of Southwark/Dulwich Estate
Managed by: London Wildlife Trust
Link to site map: Click here to open the site map from the MAGIC web site.
How to get there: Situated off Sydenham Hill off the main A212 Westwood Hill.
Train - Sydenham Hill & Forest Hill
Bus: 363 & 356
There are entrances on Crescent Wood Road, off Sydenham Hill (opposite Countisbury House towerblock) and also on the junction of Lordship Lane and Dulwich Common (Cox's Walk)
Visitor facilities: Waymarked Footpaths
What to see: A unique mix of ancient woodland, Victorian garden plants (try and spot the monkey puzzle tree!) and recent woodland. A great place to see woodpeckers, rare insects, bats, and fungi.
Volunteer and 'Friends of' groups: Volunteer through the Wildlife Trust
www.wildlondon.org.uk/volunteer
Contacts for further information and how to get involved: London Wildlife Trust
Tel:020 7261 0447
Email:enquiries@wildlondon.org.uk
or try
Southwark Council
Tel 020 7525 5000
Email csc@southwark.gov.uk

Website address and other links: www.wildlondon.org.uk/Pages/Category.aspx?IDCategory=dc00cc1e-3e7f-4663-ae9d-e27e315c11e9
alternatively try
www.wildlondon.org.uk
www.southwark.gov.uk
and search for Sydenham Hill Wood Local Nature Reserve




Last updated 07/03/13
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