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Sites with Type: Managed woodland

  • England , Greater London

    Abbey Wood Open Space is an area of grassland and woods, so called for being in the ownership of Barking Abbey in medieval times.

  • Northern Ireland , Lisburn

    The site has a woodland walk with a few exotic trees, associated with a 19th-century house (now demolished). There is also a golf course.

  • England , Acrise

    There is a six hectare (14 acre) area of wooded grounds around the house. Much of the former parkland and its fine trees that once belonged to Acrise Place still exists, with a surprisingly large number of the mature trees also.

  • England , Greater London

    Addington Hills is a large natural area that rises from Oaks Road up to a high plateau.

  • England , Greater London

    There are many fine oaks and also wild service trees as well hornbeam and ash, with hazel, crab-apple, field maple, hawthorn, blackthorn and rowan around the woods. It is known locally as Bluebell Wood for its fine spring display.

  • England , Greater London

    This remains a rural landscape surrounded by suburban Mill Hill, with views from Featherstone Hill in the west and Mill Hill Ridge to the north-east. The hilly site consists of 12 fields divided by hedgerows, areas of woodland, a network of footpaths and a horse ride. In the early 1990s planting of exotic tree species began in various areas to form a new arboretum.

  • England , Princes Risborough

    The gardens have been modified in the 20th century and are now home to a plant nursery.

  • Isle of Man , Isle of Man

    Ballachurry has beech plantations flanking the drive and ornamental woodland around the house which was originally planted in the 1770s. There is a mount east of the house and an ornamental pool with an island made from a clay pit.

  • Isle of Man , Isle of Man

    Ballakillingan has parklike planting of the late 19th century. There are many fine but mature or overmature specimens. There is also a kitchen garden with north and west walls.

  • Northern Ireland , Portadown

    This was a noted garden site known from an engraving of 1778, now gone. The 1766 house is now surrounded by orchards and paddocks.

  • Northern Ireland , Newtownhamilton

    Ballymoyer has the remains of a demesne for an 18th-century house, now demolished. There is a tree-planted glen.

  • England , Greater London

    Barnsbury Wood is an area of woodland between Thornhill Crescent and Huntingdon Street left as open land when the Thornhill Estate was built in the 1850s. It is now managed for ecology and is the smallest nature reserve in London.

  • England , Cranbrook

    The National Pinetum at Bedgebury was established as the National Conifer Collection in 1925. It is now recognised as the most complete collection of conifers on one site anywhere in the world. The collection has over 10,000 trees specimens growing across 320 acres (129 hectares); including rare, endangered and historically important specimens. The Pinetum is home to some 91 vulnerable or critically endangered species and five NCCPG National Collections (Yew, Juniper, Thuja, Lawson Cypress and Leyland Cypress) and contains some of the oldest and largest examples of conifers in Britain.

    Part/component of: Bedgebury Park

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  • England , Cranbrook

    The pinetum at Benenden dates back to the 19th century and features notable trees recorded in the Tree Register of Britain and Ireland.

    Part/component of: Benenden

  • England , Greater London

    Biggin Wood is an area of woodland believed to have once been part of the Great North Wood. The site was acquired by Croydon Corporation in 1939, with tennis courts and changing rooms provided in 1949.

  • England , Greater London

    Now designated a Nature Reserve, there are a great variety of trees here including Wild Service Trees, associated with ancient woodland.

  • England , Bristol

    The site contains the remains of a 19th-century garden on a steep site, landscaped with retaining walls. The garden is now completely overgrown. The arboretum is in the care of the Woodland Trust.

  • England , Ipswich

    Blakenham Woodland Garden is a combination of traditional English Woodland and many exotic trees, shrubs and fowers planted over a period of 60 years.

  • England , Greater London

    Bostall Heath was one of the wastes of the Manor of Plumstead; in 1866 it was enclosed by the Lords of the Manor, but this was later revoked as illegal. Adjoining the heath is Bostall Woods, which was acquired for public use by the LCC in 1891/2 and the joint site was opened to the public on Whit Monday 1893. An area known as Clam Field was purchased in 1894 and added as a recreation ground.

  • Northern Ireland , Castlewellan

    Burrenwood is a 19th-century cottage orne on a wooded site thick with rhododendron and laurel.