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Chapelbraes lies along the Northern edge of Catrine. The Northern boundary is the public road
known as Chapel Braes and the Southern boundary, garden walls along Wood Street.

Grid reference: NS 527 261
  OS Sheet: 71          www.Streetmap.co.uk

Parking: Parking for several cars in lay-by or large car park in Catrine.

Access: Formal surfaced access exists throughout the site. together with mown grass paths.

Within walking distance: Sornbank Plantation


Chapelbraes was planted in 1996 as a new mixed broadleaf woodland of primarily native trees and shrubs.
There is mature, scattered and dense scrub of hawthorn, willow and blackthorn.

Bird Species: Chapelbraes provides a varied habitat suitable for a range of species;

Willow warbler (Phylloscopus trochilus)
Blackcap (Sylvia atricapilla)
Chiffchaff (Phylloscopus collybita)
Blackbird (Turdus merula)
Song Thrush (Turdus philomelos)
Fieldfare (Turdus pilaris)
Redwing (Turdus iliacus)
Goldfinch (Carduelis carduelis)
Wren (Troglodytes troglodytes)
Robin (Erithacus rubecula)