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Selsdon Wood

A National Trust wood
Greater London

Selsdon Wood

Size:
55.59 ha (137.37 acres)
Grid ref:
TQ365617
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Selsdon Wood Nature Reserve, also known as the "Bird Sanctuary", is Croydon's 81 hectare (200 acre) link to the Surrey countryside. The ancient woodland is dominated by oak, beech, ash and sweet chestnut. The coppiced woodland is mainly hazel.