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Stoneywish Nature Reserve

Stoneywish Nature Reserve

Within sight of the Downs and close to the village of Ditchling, the 50 acres of Stoneywish offer a magical retreat from the rush of modern living. Bring a picnic and relax with the whole family!

  • Play/Picnic Area: the perfect space for children's imaginative play
  • Easy-access Nature Walk encompassing wetland,woodland and meadow habitats
  • Sarsen Stone Circle
  • Smallholding: herb and veggie gardens inspired by the Shaker Movement with free range farm animals and open exhibitions
  • The Emett Hut: a display celebrating the life and work of local cartoonist and inventor Rowland Emett
  • Children's Nature Corner

Also at our Visitor Centre:

  • Exhibitions from our archive of historical local photographs
  • Room and garden for hire for daytime functions Basic Camping available in adjoining field
  • Gift shop selling ices and cold drinks
  • Disabled facilities

You are never too old for Stoneywish. Come and experience it for yourselves!

For further details please visit our website -  (click on link below).

Phone us on 01273 843498


Categories:  Countryside, Village History
Updated:  21 Apr 2017

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