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Ashtead Common is a 200 hectare (500 acre) ancient wooded common with over 2,300 ancient oak pollards located in north-east Surrey.

The site has been part of the Epsom and Ashtead Commons Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) since 1955 due to its rich community of breeding birds. It has also been a National Nature Reserve since 1995 due to the decaying wood of ancient trees and the rare invertebrates that live in it.

The site includes two ancient Scheduled Monuments - a Roman villa and a triangular earthwork.

Registered charity no. 1051510

You may not realise that Ashtead Common is a Registered Charity. We value every penny of your generous donations to help us protect these green spaces for recreation and health for future generations to enjoy. To contribute, however small, please call us 01372 279 083 or email City Commons.