Montpelier Gardens 8831

Greater London, England, Greater London

Brief Description

Now redesigned as a children's play area with an asphalted enclosure containing play apparatus, the remaining areas of the garden are much simplified with trees, shrub beds and lawn.

History

Formerly the private garden of a villa of c.1840 fronting on Brecknock Road, Montpelier Gardens is an irregularly shaped area surrounding three sides of the house, with access from entrances. The garden retains traces of its original design including a stone terrace and low brick walls, mature trees and shrubs, a rockery and a small C19th built structure in one corner.

Visitor Facilities

The gardens are open daily until dusk.
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

The gardens are open daily until dusk.

Directions

Tube: Tufnell Park, Kentish Town (Northern). Rail: Kentish Town. Bus: 10, 134.
History

Period

  • Victorian (1837-1901)
References

Contributors

  • London Parks and Gardens Trust