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Hartswood

60ac/24ha  SSSI

Grid ref: TQ 604 923 (click for o/s map)


Updated 10/12/2020.

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In the 17th century this ancient woodland, now managed by Brentwood Council, was owned by diarist John Evelyn. A Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI), it has towering oaks and sweet chestnut trees and small streams lined with ferns.

Visiting

Accessed from Hartswood Road, Brentwood

15 minutes' walk from Brentwood station

Accessible at all times.


© Tony Gunton