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The Shrubberies

Old parkland and pasture of a type now rare in the Fens

The Shrubberies comprise old parkland and pasture of a type now rare in the Fens with fine oak and other large trees. Some 49 species of birds and 12 species of butterflies have been recorded. There is a pond with a wooded island and adjoining marshy areas with fringing alders. The grassland is grazed and sometimes cut for hay. An acre of land was planted with native trees in 1989.

 

Nearest postcode: PE12 9BU

Please note - postcodes are for the nearest registered address as we are unable to get postcodes for nature reserves. Please use the maps provided here to locate the entrance to the reserve.

Species and habitats

Habitats
Grassland

Nearby nature reserves

Moulton Marsh
8 miles - Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust
Arnold's Meadow
10 miles - Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust
Frampton Marsh
11 miles - Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust

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Reserve information

Location
Garnsgate Road
Long Sutton
Lincolnshire
Map reference
TF 425234
Best time to visit
Apr - Jul
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Opening Times
Open at all times
Size
4.50 hectares
Parking
Roadside parking
Dogs
No dogs allowed
Reserve manager
Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust
Tel: 01507 526667
info@lincstrust.co.uk

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