22.96 ha (56.73 acres)

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Explorer 147
OS Landranger 177

Once managed as two woods but now treated as a single entity with two distinctive characters, this site has Class II status for nature conservation and is particularly important for its dormice. It is a valued and well loved piece of the Kent landscape.


  • 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.

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Saxten's & Cage's Management Plan

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