Estate has been in the stewardship of the Benyon family for more than
250 years. The woodland covers over 25% of the total area of the Estate,
which is 3 times the national average.
The Estate's woodlands, including
formal parkland, extend to approximately 3500 acres (1,400 ha), of
which 60% are broad-leaved and 40% are coniferous.
has been careful to ensure that all those aspects that most people
identify with a typical English landscape are preserved.
All Englefield Estate Woodland is FSC® certified. This means
that the woodland has been independently inspected and evaluated
according to strict environmental, social and economic principles and
criteria as agreed by the Forest Stewardship Council®.
This is a
strong endorsement of the Estate's commitment to the Long-Term
sustainability of our traditionally managed woodland and our respect for
the countryside in all of its aspects.
Statutory designations include
Pamber Forest SSSI, North Wessex Downs Area of Outstanding Natural
Beauty, several scheduled ancient monuments, Countryside Heritage Site
designations. Over 500 ha of the Estate are on the Ancient Woodland
For more information please contact the Forester Manager
Tel:0118 930 2504
Walks in Pamber, Oval Pond and Kiln Pond