Hoxton Trust Community Garden (also known as Hoxton Street Community Garden)8773

Greater London, England, Greater London

Brief Description

The garden is landscaped on a number of levels on hummocky terrain, with a variety of flower beds and shrubs, with paths and seating within the lawns. It contains the C19th cupola from the old Hackney Work House at Homerton.

History

The Hoxton Trust Community Garden was laid out by the Hoxton Trust in the early 1980s, funded by Hackney Council. The site was once that of an C18th lunatic asylum, Holly House, later built over with housing.

Visitor Facilities

The garden is open on weekdays: 9am-6pm.
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

The garden is open on weekdays: 9am-6pm.

Directions

Rail/Tube: Old Street (Northern) then bus. Bus: 5, 22A, 35, 47, 55, 67, 78, 149, 242, 243
References

Contributors

  • London Parks and Gardens Trust