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Published by Environment Bromley in London (300 Baring Rd., S.E.12) .
Written in English


  • High Elms (Kent) -- Guide-books.,
  • Ice-houses -- England -- Farnborough Region (Kent)

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StatementEnvironment Bromley.
ContributionsEnvironment Bromley.
The Physical Object
Pagination(4)p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19623864M

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High Elms is a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) and a Local Nature Reserve, enjoying the support of local environmental groups as well as the Friends of High Elms, Natural England and the Forestry Commission. There are chalk meadows and woodlands that support a variety of wildlife including species that are rare in London. High Elms ice house m south of Flint Lodge survives particularly well. Following a national review of this class of monument in , it is now known to be one of very few exceptional survivals in the Greater London area (the other main example being at Pinner Hill House, Pinner).   Details. The following building shall be added: SHIRE LANE (off) TQ 46 SW /12/ Ice Well, High Elms Estate. In High Elms was sold to Kent County Council, transferring in to LB Bromley as Green Belt Open Space. In the mansion was destroyed by fire but the formal gardens, stable block, surviving remains of an Eton Fives court and the ice well remained.

High Elms ice house m south of Flint Lodge is a Scheduled Monument in Darwin, Bromley, England. See why it was listed, view it on a map, see visitor comments and photos and share your own comments and photos of this building. High Elms Country Park is an extensive acre ( ha) public park on the North Downs in Farnborough in the London Borough of is a Local Nature Reserve, and together with the neighbouring Downe Bank, a Site of Special Scientific Interest. The park surrounds High Elms Golf Course, and has extensive woodland, chiefly oak and beech, chalk meadows and Area of Search: Greater London.   It was overcast and with just a little rain this morning, in time for a walk around the High Elms Country Park looking for signs of spring. The walk was led by Terry Jones of BCS. Terry seemed to think that there was not much happening in the woods yet, though to my eye a lot was going on; if this is not much, it will be interesting to see how it looks in a couple of months. The ice well on the HIGH ELMS ESTATE in Farnborough is on the right of the path leading to the visitor centre (BEECHE). It was cleared and restored in The main well chamber is demi-john shaped and approached by steps and a curving tunnel to avoid the entry of warm air.

  From the breakthrough international bestselling author of The Girl in the Ice, a breathtaking, page-turning novel about a disgraced female detective’s fight for redemption. And survival. Kate Marshall was a promising young police detective when she caught the notorious Nine Elms serial killer.4/5. Pictures and description of a guided tour of the High Elms estate near Farnborough (Kent). High Elms Road has to be crossed in 2 places. Please follow the Country Code, keep to the footpaths and remove your dog waste. Horse riding and cycling allowed on bridleway only. Bromley Parks and Open Spaces By-laws apply. What to see at High Elms SOME OF THE THINGS HE WORKED ON AT HIGH ELMS B Queen Yellow Meadow Ant from his book, . Much of the High Elms estate is a country park and nature reserve open to the public and managed by Bromley council. It’s situated south of Shire Lane on High Elms Road, which leads to Downe. There’s an envi­ron­mental education centre (with limited opening times), an old ice well and an Eton fives court.