Penhill Park 7982

London, England, Greater London

Brief Description

The rectangular park is a level grassed area almost entirely enclosed by the backs of the suburban houses. In the 1930s allotment gardens were in the north of the recreation ground. There are occasional ornamental trees around the perimeter and a children’s playground and a brick pavilion/toilets are situated to the west.

History

Penhill Park is within the Penhill Park Estate that was developed in the 1930s as the Sidcup area was rapidly developing into the suburbs of today. In the mid-19th century the area was part of Blendon Wood and Penhill Road existed as a roadway.

Visitor Facilities

Opening is unrestricted.
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

Opening is unrestricted.

Directions

Rail: Sidcup then bus. Bus: B13