Village Road Green (also known as Finchley Garden Village)9504

Greater London, Greater London, England

Brief Description

The layout was designed using cottage-style houses in pairs, each pair individually designed and incorporating traditional rural architectural features, laid out around an informal green. The designer, Frank E. Stratton died in June 1922 and is commemorated by a memorial lamp on the green, which also acts as a war memorial.

History

Finchley Garden Village was built on garden city principles by the Finchley Co-Partnership Society, which had been formed in 1908. The architect Frank E Stratton was from the local firm of Bennett and Stratton.

Visitor Facilities

Opening is unrestricted.
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

Opening is unrestricted.

Directions

Tube: Mill Hill East (Northern) then bus. Bus 240.
History

Period

  • Early 20th Century
References

Contributors

  • London Parks and Gardens Trust