Sutton Common Park (also known as Sutton Common Recreation Ground)8099

London, England, Greater London

Brief Description

Sutton Common Park or Recreation Ground is an area of open space subdivided by a fenced path. There are mature trees along the road boundary and the park contains a fountain installed by the Metropolitan Drinking Fountain and Cattle Trough Association.

History

The area is marked on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey map of 1867 as two open fields. It was purchased by Sutton UDC for a recreation ground in 1927 and laid out by 1933.

Visitor Facilities

The park is open from 8am - dusk.
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

The park is open from 8am - dusk.

Directions

Rail: St Helier, Sutton Common. Bus: 80.
History

Period

  • Early 20th Century (1901-1932)