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The Wildlife Sites of Rushcliffe

Alphabetical List


All the designated sites in Rushcliffe and south Notts

Below is a list of all the Local Wildlife Sites, Ancient Woodlands, Local Nature Reserves and Sites of Special Scientific Interest.

Local Wildlife Sites

Parish Title of LWS Area (Ha) NGR 1 (SK) NGR 2 (SK) NGR 3 (SK) NGR 4 (SK)
Barton in Fabis Brandshill Wood 14.4 530334
Barton in Fabis Brandshill Grassland 12.1 534337
Barton in Fabis Barton Flash 8.8 527341
Barton in Fabis / Nottingham Brandshill Marsh 3.9 532339
Barton in Fabis Fishing Pools 1.7 518327 518323
Barton in Fabis Borrow Pits, 1.1 527332
Barton in Fabis Pond and Drain 0.45 528339
Bingham / Wiverton Hall / Whatton / Granby Bingham Linear Park 11.7 696396 732368
Bradmore Rancliffe Wood 20 597307
Bunny Old Wood 32.5 588284
Bunny New Wood 13.9 573284
Bunny Windmill Hill Wood (Bluebell Wood) 8 598289
Bunny Rough Hill 5.7 568286
Bunny Lodge Plantation Pond 2.9 594297
Bunny Marblaegis Mine 2.8 585288
Bunny Bunny Park Ponds 2.6 596296
Bunny Bunny Park Road 2.2 590291
Bunny Rough Grassy Scrub 0.7 572287
Bunny Fairham Brook 0.5 573293
Car Colston High Westings Farm Marsh 1.6 707418
Clipston on the Wolds Wolds Plantation 0.8 633325
Clipston on the Wolds Wolds Lane Verges 0.4 638335
Clipston on the Wolds / Cotgrave Cotgrave Forest 150.5 646330
Colston Bassett Stroomfields Verges 0.2 712340
Colston Bassett Kaye Wood Pond 0.02 702323
Colston Bassett / Langar cum Barnstone Hose Lane Verges 2.5 714315
Colston Bassett / Wiverton Hall /Bingham / Whatton / Aslockton / Elton / Orston / Thoroton / Shelton / Flawborough River Smite 6.7 725378
Costock Intake Wood 5.9 588275
Costock Ash Lane Meadows 4.1 570279 573279
Costock Costock Meadow 1.8 573282
Costock Costock Grassland 0.3 577278
Costock / Rempstone Sheepwash Brook Wetlands 4.9 566250
Cotgrave Cotgrave Colliery (Country Park) 42.4 647365
Cotgrave / Cropwell Bishop / Colston Basset /Kinoulton / Hickling Grantham Canal (Hollygate Bridge to Kinoulton) 15.1 680339
Cotgrave / Tollerton / Holme Pierrepont / Gamston / West Bridgford Grantham Canal (Cotgrave to River Trent) 7.1 584384 620371
Cropwell Bishop Gypsum Spoil 5.6 681348
Cropwell Bishop Hoe Hill Pasture 2.5 679359
Cropwell Bishop Gypsum Quarry 2.2 674354
Cropwell Bishop Cropwell Bishop Gypsum Spoil II 1.5 671355
Cropwell Bishop Cropwell Bishop Relict Pasture 0.7 673353
Cropwell Bishop Colston Road Farm Grassland 0.6 681341
Cropwell Butler Berry Hill Pond 0.2 675367
Cropwell Butler Cropwell Butler Pond 0.15 686371
Cropwell Butler Cropwell Butler Pond 0.15 686370
East Bridgford East Bridgford Pasture 2.7 701454
East Bridgford Pasture Bank 1 696449
East Bridgford Trent Hills 0.5 697451
East Bridgford Trent Hills Pool 0.15 700455
East Bridgford / Kneeton / Flintham River Trent (Gunthorpe to Fiskerton) 72.4 713459
East Bridgford. Trent Hills Wood 8.1 696449
East Leake Hotchley Hill 7.4 558285
East Leake East Leake Bridleway Verges 2 561283
East Leake Manor Farm Grassland, East Leake 1.5 599254
Elton Oldfield Plantation 4.8 771393
Elton Railway Pond, Orston 0.5 760400
Flawborough Kilvington Lakes 82.9 795437 793431 790432
Flawborough Flawborough Ponds (The Triangle) 1.8 787426
Flintham Flintham Park 97.4 735461
Flintham Flintham Wood 19.1 726485
Flintham Barleyhole Wood 6.7 739447
Flintham Stoneydale Plantation 3.6 721446
Gamston / Holme Pierrepont Gamston Pits (A52 Lake) 106.6 614381
Gotham Rushcliffe District Golf Course 26.6 543281
Gotham Gotham Hill Pasture 8.5 531309
Gotham Gotham Wood 7.7 523293
Gotham Long Spinney Pastures 4.5 534311
Gotham Court Hill Grassland 2.8 539286
Gotham Hill Road Grassland 2 534293
Gotham Gotham Disused Railway 1.8 535296
Gotham Cuckoo Bush 0.5 534292
Gotham / Barton in Fabis Long Spinney 14.7 533312
Granby Granby Green Lane Grasslands 3.4 759357
Granby Granby Green Lane 1.7 760358
Granby Sutton Pond 0.03 770375
Granby Granby Lodge Pond 0.01 760358
Hawksworth / Flintham Car Dyke 0.6 755444
Hickling Broughton Wolds Grasslands 11.1 659270
Hickling Hickling Standard Pasture 9.7 682280
Hickling Crossroads Meadow 7.5 655288
Hickling Hickling Green Lane Verges 3.1 681276
Hickling Hickling Meadow South 2.6 669270
Hickling Bridegate Lane Verge 1.3 677285
Hickling Folly Hall Lane Meadow 0.4 663265
Hickling Hickling Track and Bank 0.15 665289
Holme Pierrepont Holme Pierrepont 82.3 623399
Holme Pierrepont Shady Lane Pits (New Skylarks) 54.2 624386
Holme Pierrepont Holme Pierrepont 29.2 618388
Holme Pierrepont Holme Pierrepont (Finger Ponds) 13.7 628395
Holme Pierrepont Skylarks NR 10.8 620391
Holme Pierrepont Pinder's Pond 2.5 599385
Holme Pierrepont Holme House Grassland 2.3 632383
Holme Pierrepont Adbolton Marsh 0.4 603385
Keyworth BGS Meadow 4.4 623315
Keyworth Wolds Lane Meadow 1.7 616298
Keyworth Fairham Brook Pasture 1.4 612290
Keyworth / Widmerpool Roehoe Brook 0.2 631290
Keyworth / Wysall Fairham Brook (inc Keyworth Meadow) 3.6 612289
Kingston on Soar Copse, Kingston on Soar 3 513291
Kingston on Soar Kinoulton Grassland II 2 672307
Kinoulton Kinoulton Gorse 7.5 659309
Kinoulton Kinoulton Meadow 7.4 676301
Kinoulton Kinoulton Lane Pasture 3 666304
Kinoulton Kinoulton Wolds Middle Pasture 2.8 661305
Kinoulton Kinoulton Marsh 2.3 678304
Kinoulton Kinoulton Grasslands 1.6 673308
Kinoulton Kinoulton Wolds Lower Pasture 1 663305
Kinoulton Kinoulton Wolds Upper Pasture 1 660304
Kinoulton Kinoulton Grassland 0.9 673306
Kinoulton / Hickling Grantham Canal (Kinoulton to River Smite) 4.9 675306 714294
Kneeton College Woood Pasture 6.3 714468
Langar cum Barnstone Langar Quarry 23.9 732348
Langar cum Barnstone Langar Airfield 20.3 734337 734334 741341 747333
Langar cum Barnstone Barnstone Dismantled Railway 4.7 746348
Langar cum Barnstone Barnstone Disused Railway 1.5 748344
Langar cum Barnstone Barnstone Grassland 1.2 742353
Langar cum Barnstone Naturescape Pond 0.04 733341
Normanton on Soar Pond and Quarry Spoil 1.1 536240
Normanton on the Wolds Normanton Pastures 16.5 625332
Normanton on the Wolds Normanton on the Wolds Cutting 1.7 627321
Nottingham Beeston Weir River Deposits 2.9 536351
Nottingham Trent Carr, Clifton 3.2 538348
Nottingham Holme Pit 6.5 535345
Nottingham Clifton Wood 12.2 538345
Nottingham Burrows Farm Grassland 1.7 535342
Nottingham Clifton Fox Covert 2.8 539341
Nottingham Clifton Grove 13.9 545353
Nottingham Clifton Spinney Pond 1 556357
Nottingham Fairham Brook North of Fairham Bridge 13.1 560356
Nottingham Fairham Brook Nature Reserve 10.9 558335
Orston Orston Quarry and Grasslands (Plaster Pits) 5.8 762401
Orston Orston Railway 4.1 778399
Orston Orston Horse Pastures 1.8 771413
Owthorpe Borders Wood 60 659329
Owthorpe Fishpond Plantation 2.5 677335
Owthorpe Herrywell Lane 0.8 666328
Plumtree Plumtree Disused Railway 4.2 607330
Radcliffe on Trent Dewberry Hill 7.4 656390
Radcliffe on Trent The Avenue Pool (Lily Pond) 1 649404
Radcliffe on Trent / Shelford and Newton Trent Bluff Scrub 3.7 650406
Ratcliffe on Soar Red Hill 5.3 493304
Ruddington Rushcliffe Country Park 63.6 572320
Ruddington Wilwell Cutting 7.8 566349
Ruddington Ruddington Railway 6.5 565327
Ruddington Ruddington Moor Drain 0.1 558318
Ruddington / East Leake / Stanford on Soar Great Central Railway (GCR) 33.1 543257
Saxondale Saxondale Railway 9.2 677401
Shelford and Newton Shelford Carr 20.1 667434
Shelford and Newton Swallow Plantation 2.3 654415
Shelford and Newton Shelford Manor Pond 0.2 673433
Shelford and Newton Manor Lane Bank, Shelford 0.15 664429
Shelford and Newton Field Lane Dyke 0.1 667419
Shelford and Newton Manor Lane Bank 0.1 664430
Stanford on Soar Stanford Park 113.1 559237
Stanford on Soar Fox Hill Scrub 5.4 536221
Stanford on Soar Old Soar, Stanford 0.8 541220
Stanford on Soar R.Soar Oxbow Lake 0.6 525219
Stanford on Soar / Normanton on Soar / Sutton Bonington / Kingston on Soar / Ratcliffe on Soar R. Soar Loughborough Meadows to Trent 54.3 492258
Stanton on the Wolds Stanton on the Wolds Golf Course 50.2 631309
Stanton on the Wolds Jerico Farm Grassland 5.9 652308
Stanton on the Wolds Stanton on the Wolds Field Pond (III) 0.08 651307
Stanton on the Wolds Jerico Farm Pond I 0.07 650304
Stanton on the Wolds Stanton on the Wolds Field Pond I 0.05 650307
Stanton on the Wolds Stanton on the Wolds Field Pond (II) 0.04 650309
Stanton on the Wolds Jerico Farm Pond II 0.03 650302
Stanton on the Wolds Roehoe Wood Pond 0.01 652301
Stanton on the Wolds / Widmerpool Stanton Railway (including Stanton Tunnel) 13.3 636311 645296
Sutton Bonington St Anne's Church 0.3 507250
Thorpe in the Glebe Thorpe in the Glebe Plantation 5.4 620260
Thorpe in the Glebe Woodside Farm Grassland 4.1 615259
Thorpe in the Glebe Thorpe in the Glebe Meadow 3.7 613260
Thorpe in the Glebe Plantation Grassland 3.3 619260
Thorpe in the Glebe Woodside Farm Grassland 1 1.5 617259
Thorpe in the Glebe Woodside Farm Orchard 0.7 615261
Thorpe in the Glebe Boundary Grassland 0.5 608258
Thorpe in the Glebe Thorpe in the Glebe Pond 0.03 606255
Thrumpton Thrumpton Park 78.7 506311
Thrumpton Gotham Hill Woods 34.8 522306
Thrumpton Thrumpton Bank 0.4 513320
Tithby Fernhill Farm Grasslands 9 701357
Upper Broughton Upper Broughton Pasture 17.1 675253
Upper Broughton Upper Broughton Meadows 10.3 671254
Upper Broughton Upper Broughton Meadow 4.7 678253
Upper Broughton Railway, Upper Broughton 3.1 671259
Upper Broughton Upper Broughton Meadow II 2.3 680255
Upper Broughton Upper Broughton Pond 0.04 668256
Upper Broughton Upper Broughton Pond (I) 0.01 683265
West Bridgford Sharphill Wood 9.6 585349
West Bridgford Trentside, West Bridgford 6.8 571378
West Bridgford Iremonger Pond 4.5 569379
West Bridgford West Bridgford Disused Railway (Green Line) 4.4 586365
West Bridgford Trent Pasture (Gresham marsh) 4.1 574373
West Bridgford Wilford Claypits 3.9 570355
West Bridgford Wilford Hill 3.6 577350
West Bridgford Wilford Disused Railway 3.2 568373
West Bridgford Greythorne Dyke 1.3 573365 573372
West Bridgford Compton Acres Ponds 0.6 568362 570361
West Leake Crownend Wood (Eastern Assart) 2.1 530282
West Leake Crownend Wood (Western Assart) 1.8 529285
West Leake Ash Spinney Assart 1.2 537273
West Leake Leake New Wood Track 0.6 535281
West Leake Pithouse Lane Marsh 0.6 525260
West Leake West Leake Hills 0.4 533280
West Leake Crownend Wood Ride 0.2 528286
Widmerpool Roehoe Wood 15.2 645301
Widmerpool Widmerpool Hall Woods 12.2 629285
Widmerpool The Stonepits 4.9 631286
Widmerpool Roehoe Wood Grassland 2.8 650298
Widmerpool Widmerpool Grange Pond 1.8 633277
Widmerpool A606 Woodland 1.2 650292
Widmerpool Staion Road Verge 0.6 633289
Widmerpool Thurlby Lane Verge 0.3 639293
Widmerpool / Wysall Fairham Brook, Widmerpool 0.6 625277
Willoughby on the Wolds Willoughby on the Wolds Stream Grassland 4.3 621262
Willoughby on the Wolds Willoughby on the Wolds Border Grassland 2 626255
Willoughby on the Wolds Willoughby on the Wolds Drain 1.4 646262
Willoughby on the Wolds Willoughby on the Wolds Pond North 0.02 642257
Willoughby on the Wolds Broughton Lodge Pond 0.02 649250
Willoughby on the Wolds Woodside Farm Pond 0.02 616259
Wysall Wysall West Grassland 3 603279
Wysall / Thorpe in the Glebe Costock Road (iii) 1.3 599266

Ancient Woodlands

Parish Title NGR (SK) Designation
Gotham New Kingston Woodland 520289 Ancient / Semi-natural Woodland
Gotham Gotham Wood 523292 Ancient / Semi-natural Woodland
Shelford and Newton / Radcliffe on Trent Malkin Hill Wood 650404 Ancient / Semi-natural Woodland
Bunny Old Wood, Bunny 589284 Ancient / Semi-natural Woodland
Flintham Flintham Wood 726485 Ancient / Semi-natural Woodland
Kneeton College Wood 715469 Ancient / Semi-natural Woodland
Kneeton / East Bridgford Ewan's Wood 705460 Ancient / Semi-natural Woodland
Kneeton Shipman's Wood 709463 Ancient Replanted Woodland

Local Nature Reserves

Parish Title NGR (SK)
Sutton Bonington Sutton Bonington Meadow & Copse 501249
Keyworth Keyworth Meadow 613289
Ruddington Rushcliffe Country Park 574321
Ruddington Wilwell Cutting 566349
West Bridgford Sharphill Wood 586348
Bingham / Wiverton Hall / Whatton / Granby Bingham Linear Park 696396

Sites of Special Scientific Interest

Gotham Gotham Hill Pastures 531309
Ruddington Wilwell Cutting 566349
West Bridgford Wilford Clay Pits 570355
Gotham Rushcliffe Golf Course 543281
Normanton on the Wolds Normanton Pastures 625332
Orston Orston Plaster Pits 762401
Langar cum Barnstone Barnstone Railway Cutting 742353
Kinoulton Kinoulton Marsh and Canal 678304