Athelhampton Gardens

The gardens surrounding Athelhampton House which have a stretch of the River Piddle running through the grounds

 
 

Site Name Athelhampton Gardens
Protection
  • Commercial
Interest
2
County Dorset
More Information https://www.athelhampton.com/
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Athelhampton Gardens

Athelhampton Gardens

50.748238774795, -2.3277763865993
Commercial
2
These are the habitat types that MAY be present on the site based on the species recorded there (top 10 only shown):
Phase 1 Habitat Types Description No of Species
A1.1

Broad-leaf Woodland

12
B3

Calcareous Grassland

11
A2

Scrub

10
F2

Water Margin & Inundation Vegetation

9
B2

Neutral Grassland

8
B5

Marsh/marshy Grassland

8
A1.3

Mixed Woodland

7
F1

Swamp

7
c3.1

Other tall herb & fen - ruderal

4
J1

Cultivated/disturbed land

4
These are the number of species for NVC codes on the site - it DOES NOT mean that the NVC community is actually present on the site: it might be! (Top 10 only shown):
NVC Community Description No of Species
W08

Fraxinus excelsior - Acer campestre - Mercurialis perennis [Ash/Field Maple/Dog's Mercury] woodland

18
W09

Fraxinus excelsior - Sorbus aucuparia - Mercurialis perennis [Ash/Rowan/Dog's Mercury] woodland

16
W07

Alnus - Fraxinus - Lysimachia nemorum [Alder/Ash/Yellow Pimpernel] woodland

13
W10

Quercus robur - Pteridium aquilinum - Rubus fruticosus [Pedunculate Oak/Bracken/Bramble] woodland

8
W21

Crataegus monogyna - Hedera helix [Hawthorn/Ivy] scrub

8
W22

Prunus spinosa - Rubus fruticosus [Blackthorn/Bramble] scrub

8
W06

Alnus glutinosa - Urtica dioica [Alder/common nettle] woodland

6
W12

Fagus sylvatica - Mercurialis perennis [Beech/Dog's mercury] woodland

6
M27

Filipendula ulmaria - Angelica sylvestris [Meadowsweet/Wild Angelica] mire

6
M28

Iris pseudacorus - Filipendula ulmaria [Yellow Iris/Meadowsweet] mire

5
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Site Diary
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19-04-18

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05-07-17

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The number of species recorded per species group: