Cotswolds AONB Fact File

 

Quick Facts

      • Year of Designation: 1966
      • Population: 152,000 (approx)
      • Size in square miles/kilometres: 790 / 2,038
      • Sites of Special Scientific Interest (SSSIs): 89
      • Geological Sites of Special Scientific Interest: 36
      • Special Areas of Conservation: 5
      • National Nature Reserves: 3
      • Local Nature Reserves: 2
      • Scheduled Ancient Monuments: 400+
      • Main settlements close by: Gloucester, Cheltenham, Cirencester, Bristol, Bath, Swindon, Oxford, Stratford-upon-Avon.
      • Located in: Gloucestershire, Oxfordshire, Bath & NE Somerset, Wiltshire, Warwickshire, Worcestershire

Cotswold AONB Map

Factsheets

Below are a range of downloadable fact sheets that provide useful information about the Cotswolds AONB: