Shenstone Park, Crayford, London, England
Record Id: 8050
Site is open to the public. Opening may be limited, please check Visitor Information for any restrictions.
Brief description of site
The site has a number of mature horse chestnut trees and limes, some appearing to be remnant avenues from the former grounds. There are some good views from the high points across the adjoining countryside to the south (the Cray valley) and to the south-west towards Bexley village.
Brief history of site
Shenstone Park is on an area of former parkland belonging to a house called Shenstone, which was built around 1828 and demolished around 1974, on the site of which Shenstone School now stands.
Address: London Road/Old Road, Crayford, DA1 4DS
Greater London; Bexley
Historical County: Kent
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Rail: Crayford then bus. Bus: 96
Opening contact details:
Opening is unrestricted.
Form of site: public park
Purpose of site: public park
Context or principal building: parks, gardens and urban spaces
Main period of development: Early 19th century
Site Size (Hectares): 7.17