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Highams Park Epping Forest (also known as Highams)

Introduction

Highams Park in Epping Forest is the surviving portion of about 55 acres of the landscape park of Highams laid out in the 1790s by Humphry Repton for the mansion at Highams, now Woodford County High School for Girls.

Visitor Access, Directions & Contacts

Access contact details

Opening is unrestricted.

Directions

Tube: Woodford (Central). Rail: Highams Park then bus. Bus: 275

Owners

Corporation of the City of London/Conservators of Epping Forest

History

Period

  • 18th Century
  • Late 18th Century
Associated People
Features & Designations

Designations

  • Green Belt

  • Site of Local Importance for Nature Conservation

Key Information

Type

Landscape Park

Purpose

Public Park

Principal Building

Parks, Gardens And Urban Spaces

Period

Late 18th Century

Survival

Extant

Hectares

22.28

Open to the public

Yes

References

Contributors

  • London Parks and Gardens Trust