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Coombe Park Woods
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Heron waiting patiently by the water at Coombe Park near Coventry. The woods provide a haven for wildlife and form part of the grounds of Coombe Abbey. The abbey itself is now a hotel but the grounds are a popular spot for visitors including lakes and managed meadowland which boasts a variety of insect life. 

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