Norman Park, London, England
Record Id: 7955
Site is open to the public. Opening may be limited, please check Visitor Information for any restrictions.
Brief description of site
Norman Park is a large open space mainly given over to sports, its main entrance up a tarmac road from Hayes Lane on the western side.
Brief history of site
The 1st edition OS Map of 1871 shows the site as farmland. The park is named after the Norman family whose estates once dominated Bromley; their name dates back to 1661. The land for Norman Park was acquired from A C Norman by Bromley Council in the 1930s.
Address: Hayes Lane/Bromley Common, BR2 9PF
Greater London; Bromley
Historical County: Kent
|OS Landranger Map Sheet Number:||177||Grid Ref:||TQ411674|
Rail: Bromley South. Bus: 61, 261, 320, 358, 402.
Opening contact details:
The park is open from 7.30am weekdays/9am Sat/Sun/BHs - half hour after dusk.
Form of site: public park
Purpose of site: public park
Context or principal building: parks, gardens and urban spaces
Site first created: After 1930
Main period of development: Mid 20th century
Site Size (Hectares): 56