3.60 ha (8.90 acres)

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Explorer 197
OS Landranger 169

Pattles Fen is a small area of woodland on a dry sandy ridge which slopes down steeply to wet marshy areas at the bottom of two small river valleys that meet in the centre of the site. Some planting of native trees took place in 1997 and these are improving and enlarging the site as a woodland.


  • Public access
  • Grassland
  • Marshland
  • Broadleaved woodland


Pattles Fen Management Plan

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