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Moat Wood

A Woodland Trust wood
South Street, East Hoathly

Moat Wood

9.99 ha (24.69 acres)
Grid ref:
OS map sheets:
Explorer 123
OS Landranger 199
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Wood map

Features and attractions

  • Broadleaved woodland
  • Parking less than 500m away
  • Information on site
  • Special wildlife interest
  • Well worth a visit
  • Bluebells
  • Spring colour

A classic example of Sussex ancient woodland on the edge of the village of East Hoathly. In May you can hear nightingales and other birds in full song. In the heart of the wood is a medieval moat, now a scheduled ancient monument. There is a network of paths and rides.