36.52 ha (90.24 acres)

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Explorer 233
OS Landranger 140

Burroughs Wood encompasses two large sites - one with ancient origins, the other a newer woodland. It is a well-used site, particularly along the public and permissive bridleways. Getting around is easy with gentle and undulating slopes.


  • Parking at site
  • Public access
  • Spring flowers
  • Grassland
  • Broadleaved woodland
Early purple orchid with blurred background

A lasting legacy

This wood is just one of many to have been protected by gifts in wills, securing it for generations to come. Your legacy gift could also make a real difference to woods, trees and wildlife.

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Dedication bench at Watkins Wood

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Burroughs Wood Management Plan

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