Grove Gardens (also known as The Grove)8754

Greater London, England, Greater London

Brief Description

The railed gardens are surrounded by mature pine trees, with grass and shrubs, seats and paths. The garden has a bowling green, with two timber pavilions between which is a sculpture of a huntress or goddess with a deer.

History

Grove Gardens were provided as a secluded public green as part of a cottage housing estate built by the Royal Dutch Shell Company in the 1920s. The small estate was designed along 'garden suburb' principles. The garden at one time had a putting green.

Visitor Facilities

The gardens are open Mon - Sat: 7.30am - dusk/Sun & Bank Hols: 9am - dusk.
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

The gardens are open Mon - Sat: 7.30am - dusk/Sun & Bank Hols: 9am - dusk.

Directions

Rail: Teddington. Bus R68.
History

Period

  • Early 20th Century (1901-1932)