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Nettlebed Commons

Nettlebed Commons

This 560-acre (277ha) complex of old commonland stretches almost 6 kilometres south to Peppard Common. The varied soils and past land gives rise to a rich mix of habitats and wildlife. Many of the heathland areas have been colonised by secondary woodland. Digging of clay for the old brick-making industry has led to some valuable ponds and wet areas which are a magnet for wildlife. The site is now used for forestry and recreation.


Bix Bottom Henley -on- Thames Oxfordshire RG9 6BL

Contact Details

01491 642001
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