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Famous for its magnificent spring display of bluebells, which
carpet the woodland, Parkwood offers panoramic views across the
Parkwood Picnic Site
01303 266 327
9am to dusk or 9pm. Whichever is earlier. Park closed Christmas
Available free of charge.
Directions and public transport
4.5 miles east of Tenterden, turn south off the B2067 at
Woodchurch and continue towards Appledore for 2 miles.
Parkwood is the most southerly part of the woodland.
The nearest train station is Appledore (3 miles).
Managed by Kent County Council
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A Site of Nature Conservation Interest, Parkwood Picnic
Site boasts an amazing diversity of flora and fauna typical of
this woodland habitat.
Plants include wood rush and St. John's Wort. The woodland also
hides a very large, rare, wild service tree.
Some areas are actively coppiced, creating habitats for nesting
nightingales, nuthatch, green and great spotted woodpeckers, and
several common warblers.
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