Streatham Vale Park 8094

London, England, Greater London

Brief Description

Streatham Vale Park is a small rectangular park. It is grassed with shrubs and rose beds, playground and a games area, but no longer has a bowling green. At the entrance from Abercairn Road is a rose garden and the boundary has beds with shrubs and roses, and some good trees including wingnut, willow, oak species. A perimeter path runs around the park. A new community garden has been created.

History

Streatham Vale Park was laid out on the site of former brickworks in 1925 and next to the Wandsworth Council rubbish disposal yard called 'Lonesome Depot'. Due to boundary changes it is now within LB Lambeth.

Visitor Facilities

The park is open from 7.30am - 15 minutes before sunset.
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

The park is open from 7.30am - 15 minutes before sunset.

Directions

Rail: Streatham Common. Bus: 60, 118
History

Period

  • Early 20th Century (1901-1932)