Maudsley Hospital, Mapother House Roof Garden 9214

Greater London, England, Greater London

Brief Description

Both buildings were designed with roof gardens and that of the Private Patients Block, Mapother House, survived with its original structure intact, including statuary, wooden benches, planters and raised grass plots. It was awaiting restoration in 2002 and its current state is not known.

History

Maudsley Hospital was built on Denmark Hill and completed in 1915. In 1939 two new buildings were added, a Private Patients' Block and a Children's Block, and the grounds were laid out by the LCC Chief Parks Officer, A R Mawson.

Visitor Facilities

The site is open by appointment only.
Features

Plant Environment

  • Roof Garden
  • Environment
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

The site is open by appointment only.

Directions

Rail: Denmark Hill. Bus: 40, 42, 68, 176, 185, 468, 484
References

Contributors

  • London Parks and Gardens Trust