Soon after the land was purchased it was suggested that it be turned into a bird sanctuary and called Jefferies Wood after the naturalist Richard Jefferies, who had lived in Surbiton. In 1980 part of the site became the Richard Jefferies Bird Sanctuary.
- Visitor Access, Directions & Contacts
Access contact details
Opening of the park is unrestricted. The bird sanctuary is closed to the public (occasional open days).
Rail: Surbiton. Bus: 281, 406, 71, 465, K1 (walk)
- Features & Designations
- Reference: Oakhill
Site of Local Importance for Nature Conservation
- Key Information
Parks, Gardens And Urban Spaces
Open to the public