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Castle Hill Wood

A Woodland Trust wood
Castleside nr Consett

Castle Hill Wood

6.56 ha (16.21 acres)
Grid ref:
OS map sheets:
Explorer 307
OS Landranger 88
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Features and attractions

  • Parking less than 500m away
  • New wood – less than 10 years old
  • Good views

Castle Hill consists of native broadleaf trees and shrubs. Part of the wood contains an old quarry now dominated by gorse scrubland that provides valuable wildlife habitats including pools and boggy areas.