CPT7 North Benfleet Hall Wood


The canopy of this old secondary wood is typified by relatively young Pedunculate Oak and Ash with Field Maple, Elm, and abundant Hawthorn and Blackthorn scrub underneath. A variety of plant species indicative of continuous woodland cover over a long period of time are present.


England BAP Priority Habitats 

Lowland Mixed Deciduous Woodland


Selection Criteria

HC2 Lowland Mixed Deciduous Woodland on Non-ancient Sites

SC18 England BAP Priority Invertebrates


Site Selected: 1992 (W1)

Reviewed: 1994 (W1), 2002 (CP7), 2007 (CP7), 2012 (CPT7) 



  • Castle Point


  • Castle Point