Hadleigh Great WoodDodds Grove , Benfleet, SS7 2XF
This is a small remnant of the ancient Hadleigh Great Wood. The woodland is coppiced oak on sands, gravels and clay. It is also one of the largest areas of old woodland in the south of the county. Bramble and honeysuckle are the main ground plants.
Hadleigh Great Wood is a fantastic place for families and the perfect site for dog walkers. Easily accessed by Poors Lane this is an ideal walking trail for those wanting to increase their daily exercise.