Boxley Warren LNR
Designated site name: Boxley Warren LNR   View map
LNR Type: Urban Fringe Type:  
County: KENT Natural England Area Team: Sussex and Kent (LNR)
Other overlapping designations: North Downs Woodlands SAC Wouldham to Detling Escarpment SSSI
Date of Declaration: 27/04/2005 Declaring Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
Area (Ha): 83.01 Grid Reference: TQ 762 603
Owned By:  Private Managed By:  Maidstone BC
Location: Tyland Barn, Boxley Village. ME14 3BD
How to get there: Please check how to get to the LNR e.g. Using Traveline Traveline website or phone 0871 200 22 33 (chargeable call)

Boxley Village has very limited parking.
It is recommended that drivers follow the brown signs from A229 to Tyland Barn, parking at the top of Chatham Road. From here it is a short walk along the North Downs Way marked route to Boxley Warren with welcome signs at its entrance.

Visitor facilities: We advise you to check information about the current visitor facilities before you go to the LNR e.g. through the local authority or managing body's website.

What to see: The site is revered for its internationally scarce yew woodland, its heavy evergreen presence a stunning feature, especially dramatic in the winter months. The Warren supports a fascinating flora and fauna.
The antiquity of the site is immediately striking with the White Horse Stone, a scheduled ancient monument.

Volunteer and 'Friends': For information about volunteering and 'Friends' groups, please contact the manager and see teh local authority or managing body's website.
Contact the local authority or owner of the LNR for further information - e.g. through the Local authority website.

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