21.77 ha (53.79 acres)

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Explorer 138
OS Landranger 179

Part of the North Kent Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Earley Wood is a rich mix of coppiced broadleaf woodland with oak, ash, beech and sweet chestnut trees. A collection of orchids and swathes of bluebells clothe the woodland floor in spring.


  • Parking at site
  • Parking nearby
  • Public access
  • Spring flowers
  • 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.

Learn what your gift could mean


Earley Wood Management Plan

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