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Goodenough College, London House Quadrangle

Introduction

London House has an enclosed quadrangle entered through wrought-iron gates. The central garden is set to lawn with mixed beds on the perimeter and three specimen trees including a large mulberry. A sundial in the garden was unveiled by HRH The Queen on 10 November 2006 to mark the 75th anniversary of the college.

Visitor Access, Directions & Contacts

Access contact details

The site is open occasionally. There are college tours: Fridays at 1pm and first Sat of month at 11am (contact: tours@goodenough.ac.uk)

Directions

Tube: Russell Square (Piccadilly), King's Cross St Pancras (Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Circle, Metropolitan, Northern). Bus: 17, 45, 46; 19, 38, 55, 243

Owners

Goodenough College

History

Period

Early 20th Century (1901-1932)

Features & Designations

Designations

  • Conservation Area

  • Reference: Blooomsbury
Key Information

Type

Garden

Purpose

Ornamental

Principal Building

Education

Period

Early 20th Century (1901-1932)

Survival

Extant

Open to the public

Yes

References

Contributors

  • London Parks and Gardens Trust