The common is generally open grassland with mature trees around it, mainly plane trees and chestnuts. Cricket is played in the summer and a fairground visits on bank holidays and in this way the common still offers the traditional activities that were long associated with commons before urbanisation and enclosure overtook them.
- Access & Directions
Access Contact DetailsOpening is unrestricted.
DirectionsTube: Putney Bridge (District). Rail: Barnes. Bus: 22, 265
London Parks and Gardens Trust