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Oxleas Woods, Castle Woods and Jack Wood


Oxleas Woods, Castle Woods and Jack Wood
Shooters Hill
Eltham
SE9
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Oxleas Woods, Castle Woods and Jack Wood


Category
Parks
Ability level
All abilities
Age group
1 - Any Years
Time
Times vary
Available on
  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sunday
Cost
Free
Contact name
Parks Office
Phone no.
02089216885
Additional info

Oxleas Woods, Castle Woods and Jack Wood is a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI), the ancient Oxleas woods cover 77 hectares and are at least 8,000 years old.

Visit Severndroog Castle - built in 1784 as a memorial to William James of the East India Company, it stands in Castle Wood. Jack Wood, next to Castle Wood, has a terrace garden, from which visitors may enjoy spectacular views across London. It also has an attractive rose garden.

Oxleas Wood also has an outdoor Gym.

The park has toilet, changing facilities and a Cafe.