Christchurch Green Recreation Ground (also known as Spratthall Green)7718

London, England, Greater London

Brief Description

The park surrounds Christ Church Wanstead, a small open parkland containing notable horse chestnuts, oak, ash, sycamore and sweet chestnut that possibly dated from the 17th or 18th century. The park was laid out around 1900, a flat grassed area with a network of diagonal intersecting tarmaced paths, predominantly flanked by horse chestnut, with some planting of evergreens.

History

Christchurch Green Recreation Ground was formerly known as Spratthall Green.

Visitor Facilities

Opening is unrestricted.
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

Opening is unrestricted.

Directions

Tube: Wanstead / Snaresbrook (Central). Bus: 66, 101, 145, 308, W13, W14.
History

Period

  • Early 20th Century
References

Contributors

  • London Parks and Gardens Trust