Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty in England

From Cornwall to the Northumberland coast, and from the Sussex downs to the Shropshire hills, there are numerous areas of natural beauty across most regions of England, and each offering a great opportunity to appreciate the unspoiled, less developed side of the English countryside.

The following is a list of some of the classified Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) located in England, and further information where available:

England AONB's

To be added...High Weald, Isles of Scilly, North Pennines, Norfolk Coast, North Wessex Downs, Suffolk Coast and Heaths, Surrey Hills.

Other AONBs in England

- For Dorset AONB see Dorset county guide and for Cornwall AONB areas see the Cornwall county guide.

- East Hampshire and Sussex Downs 'areas of outstanding natural beauty' now fall within the South Downs National Park borders.

- The North Downs fall within two AONB's: Surrey Hills and Kent Downs