Dalmeny Park (also known as Dalmeny Road Open Space)7754

London, Greater London, England

Brief Description

Dalmeny Park is a small secluded park behind Victorian housing, reserved 'for use by children and elderly' containing a playground, sandpit, grass and some trees. Previously for private use of residents of the surrounding housing the park is now public, owned by LB Islington.

History

In the 1870s building was beginning to cover the rural area and by the 1890s much of the surrounding housing had been completed although land to the south of the park site remained unbuilt on until the early-20th century.

Visitor Facilities

The park is open from 8am - dusk.
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

The park is open from 8am - dusk.

Directions

Rail: Upper Holloway. Tube: Tufnell Park (Northern). Bus: 4, 17, 29, 91, 259
History

Period

  • Early 20th Century