Antrim Gardens 8235

Greater London, Greater London, England

Brief Description

The garden contains two curiosities presented in 1945: a well-head made from the stonework of the old House of Commons, and a sundial made from a baluster from old Waterloo Bridge. Beyond the garden to the west is an area of allotments, divided by a low brick wall.

History

Antrim Gardens was formerly the site of tennis courts for Kingsley School, which was evacuated in World War 2. The site was then laid out as a small public garden with lawn, shrub and flower beds and a children's playground.

Visitor Facilities

The site is open from 7.30am - dusk.
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

The site is open from 7.30am - dusk.

Directions

Tube: Belsize Park (Northern). London Overground: Gospel Oak. Bus: 168, C11