Hounslow Heath, Hounslow

 

Hounslow Heath, Hounslow

A Site of Metropolitan Importance for Nature Conservation and is made up of lowland heath, dry acid grassland, woodland, scrub, neutral grasslands, wetlands, wildflower meadows, providing a wild, rugged country setting with a large network of paths. It is in the London Borough of Hounslow and at a point borders Richmond upon Thames. The public open space, which covers 200 acres (80 ha), is all that remains of the historic Hounslow Heath which covered more than 4,000 acres (1,600 ha). The present day area is bounded by A315 Staines Road, A3063 Wellington Road South, A314 Hanworth Road, and the River Crane.

Location

Postcode: TW4 5EB

Latitude / Longitude: 51.4563954, -0.3849625