St John's Churchyard, Walham Green 9042

Greater London, England, Greater London

Brief Description

The cleared graveyard is now a public garden. Among the many trees are some that are old and massive, including a fine mulberry tree.

History

St John’s Church was built in 1827/8 on the former site of the village pond of Walham Green, a hamlet dating back to at least the C14th. The churchyard opened in 1832 and was used for some 700 burials before it closed in 1852.

Visitor Facilities

The garden is open from 7.30am - dusk.
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

The garden is open from 7.30am - dusk.

Directions

Tube: Fulham Broadway (District). Bus: 28, 391, 211, 295, 14, 414
History

Period

  • Victorian (1837-1901)
References

Contributors

  • London Parks and Gardens Trust