Hurst Wood - Sold

Details for this wood

Guide price: £86,000 - Freehold
Size: Almost 5 acres

Location: Beckley, East Sussex
OS Landranger: 189
Grid ref: TQ 855 256
Nearest post code: TN31 6TU

Contact: Ben Williamson
Phone: 07958 213 914
Email: [email protected]

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Located in the beautiful High Weald AONB (area of outstanding natural beauty) and part of Great Knelle Wood all of which add their share of trees to this special landscape.  Designated as ancient and semi-natural this area of woodland has a wonderful display of wildflowers in spring, including bluebells, wood anenome, dogs mercury, wood sorrel confirming its ancient status. It is fine mature oak and chestnut woodland, with an interesting topograpy suggestive of ancient earthworking, a substantial bank, a shallow valley and bunds which might have been for impounding water. A small shallow stream flows through the wood. The wood has a good canopy and is open at ground level, so easy to walk through.

Access   is along a woodland track where there is a full right of way. It's about a 1,000 metres in all so be prepared for the walk.

Boundaries  on three sides it's the field edge and is unmarked on the east side.

Location  parish  is Beckley, district is Rother in East Sussex.

Full-scale  Click here to download and print a map showing the location of the woodland.

Click HERE to see free OS maps and scroll out for a wider view.

Viewing:  You are welcome to visit this wood by yourself, but please ensure that you have a copy of these sales details with you - many of our woodlands do not have mobile phone reception or internet access so we recommend either printing the details or downloading them to your phone or tablet. Please take care when viewing as the great outdoors can contain unexpected hazards and woodlands are no exception.

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Hurst Wood at Beckley is about 6 miles north east of Rye in East Sussex.

Click here for Bing Maps Directions  enter your own postcode, and click on the "Directions" box. This will take you to the metal main gate. (photo2) Park just before this on the verge, please do not block the gate.

Pass to one side of the gate and walk along the track. This is about ¾ mile in all. Using the plans continue along the track almost to the end (where there is access to a field) just before this take the last track on the left, walk down here, pass to one side of teh ridestop, over the sleeper crossing then continue where the for sale sign will be seen. The wood for sale is on the right hand side.

Using the nearest postcode TN31 6TU is for the red spot on the location maps.

Coordinates for your satnav are North  50.999333 and  East  0.657358

Please note: the particulars with plans, maps, descriptions and measurements are for reference only and although carefully checked we cannot guarantee their accuracy and do not form part of any contract. Any intending purchasers must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of these particulars.