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Thorswood Nature Reserve

Stanton
Staffordshire
DE6 2BY

Tel: 01889 880100

Thorswood, photo by David Wain

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Take the A523 east towards Ashbourne. Approximately 2 miles out of the village of Waterhouses the A523 becomes the A52 – turn right here (signed towards Stanton). After approx ¾ mile turn left, heading towards Stanton village. Thorswood is approximately ¼ mile along this road on the right hand side.

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