Friends Meeting House Garden, Hillingdon 7211

London, England, Greater London

Brief Description

There is a small burial ground that is railed to the road and contains a few gravestones near the Meeting House. The garden has grass, conifers and other trees, and an area of paving and seats.

History

The Friends Meeting House is a brick building with arched windows built in 1817-18.

Visitor Facilities

The site is open from dawn until dusk.

Detailed Description

The Friends Meeting House is a brick building with arched windows built in 1817-18, which was originally two rooms divided by a cross passage with sliding shutters. It is surrounded by a small burial ground that is railed to the road and contains a few gravestones near the Meeting House. This is now a garden divided in two by Friends Walk with a playgroup on the area adjacent to the Meeting House. The garden has grass, conifers and other trees, and an area of paving and seats.

Sources consulted:

Bridget Cherry and Nikolaus Pevsner, 'The Buildings of England London 3: North West' (Penguin, 1999 ed), p319/20.

For more information see http://www.londongardensonline.org.uk/gardens-online-record.asp?ID=HIL018

Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

The site is open from dawn until dusk.

Directions

Tube: Uxbridge (Metropolitan, Piccadilly)
References

Contributors

  • London Parks and Gardens Trust