Barrowden Back Road Verge

    Selected Wild Place / Other Wild Places / Public Rights of Way / VC55 boundary

    Getting There

    The village of Barrowden is just south of the A47, and can be accessed via Morcott Road (turn left onto Back Road) or Luffenham Road (turn right onto Back Road).

    Some roadside parking is available in the village, but please be mindful of residents and signage.

    Bus information can be found here:

    • Road Verge
    • Local Wildlife Site
    Managed By
    Rutland County Council
    Wild places

    Total species seen at this site: 0


    First designated a Local Wildlife Site in 2003, the verge has a length of 50 metres and is comprised of mesotrophic grassland.

    Wildlife Highlights

    The Red Data book species, Common Glow worms, have been recorded in the verge.

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    Common Name Latin Name Date Recorded Recorded By
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