Prestwick Road Meadows

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Prestwick Road Meadows is a 2.8 hectare Local Nature Reserve in South Oxhey in Hertfordshire. It is owned and managed by Three Rivers District Council.[1][2]

This site was formerly farm meadows. It has many insects and flowers include purple knapweed, yellow birdsfoot-trefoil and red clover. Old hedgerows still survive, and there is also a seasonal pond where frogs breed in the spring.[3]

There is access from Prestwick Road between Little Oxhey Lane and Heysham Drive.


  1. ^ "Prestwick Road Meadows". Local Nature Reserves. Natural England. 14 March 2013. Retrieved 29 July 2015.
  2. ^ "Map of Prestwick Road Meadows". Local Nature Reserves. Natural England. Retrieved 29 July 2015.
  3. ^ "Prestwick Road Meadows" (PDF). Three Rivers District Council. Retrieved 29 July 2015.

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Coordinates: 51°37′03″N 0°23′17″W / 51.6176°N 0.388°W / 51.6176; -0.388