Chapman's Green 7709

London, England, Greater London

Brief Description

The park remains much as it appeared on the 1935 Ordnance Survey Map, with a well-kept bowling green, the home of the Noel Park Bowling Club, tennis court, lawns, formal beds, shrub borders and ornamental trees. There is also an example of 3-dimensional bedding in the form of an ivy basket.

History

Chapman's Green was laid out as a public garden between 1913-1935 on an area of former common land identified as Chapman's Green as early as the Earl of Dorset's survey of 1619, and the site of an early settlement in 1391.

Visitor Facilities

The park is open from dawn to dusk.
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

The park is open from dawn to dusk.

Directions

Tube: Wood Green (Piccadilly). Bus 144, 217, 231, 243, 444, W3
History

Period

  • Early 20th Century
References

Contributors

  • London Parks and Gardens Trust