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The Spinney, Carshalton
LNR Type: Urban
County: Greater London
Natural England
Regional Team:
East of England
Year of Declaration: 1992
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 280 656
Location: Nightingale Road, Carshalton. SM5
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: Nightingale Road (B277) Carshalton.
Train: Hackbridge Station
Visitor facilities: None on site
What to see: The Spinney is a small, 'L'-shaped Local Nature Reserve that is also known as Nightingale Road Bird Sanctuary.
Secondary woodland with scrub which is good for birds, wood boring beetles and foxes. An interesting plant is butchers broom.
Volunteer and 'Friends of' groups: Sutton Nature Conservation Volunteers
Tel 020 8770 5821 or

Contacts for further information and how to get involved: London Borough of Sutton
General enquiries 020 8770 5000
Email using the online contact form
Website address and other links:
alternatively try and search for The Spinney Local Nature Reserve

Last updated 15/06/2015
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