Description

Coronavirus (COVID-19) update

Capstone Country Park is open as usual. 

The cafes and car parks are closed until further notice.

There is still pedestrian access to enjoy this green space if it’s your local park for your one piece of daily outdoor exercise.

Play parks are closed in line with government advice.

Please follow government advice on social distancing, to help prevent the spread of coronavirus.

Opening times

Opens at 8am. Closing times vary depending on seasons and sunrise/set times.

Contact details

Email: medway-countryside-service@ncsgrp.co.uk 

To request a management plan for this park, email yournew@medway.gov.uk.

History
Capstone Farm Country Park covers 114 hectares of former farmland set on the North Downs. There is a variety of habitats within the park, including ancient woodlands, old orchards, a freshwater lake, meadows and hedgerows. The park is typical of the rolling landscape of the North Downs and many of the woods and hedgerows are hundreds of years old.
Location

Capstone Road
Lordswood
Chatham
Kent
ME7 3JG

Facilities

The children's play area has:

  • climbing units
  • slide
  • ground level roundabout
  • cable rider
  • basket swing
  • stand-up roundabout
  • balance beam
  • sit-on see-saw
  • roundabout

Capstone also has:

  • a café (currently closed)
  • cycle trails
  • disabled toilets
  • an education room
  • a fishing lake (day ticket required)
  • horse riding trail (2.8miles/4.5km)
  • a picnic area
  • ranger services
  • running and walking tracks (6.2miles / 10km)
  • a venue and meeting room hire
  • a visitor centre
Disabled access
Yes
Parking
Yes