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Purley Library Grounds Croydon

Summary

An area of grass abutting Purley Library has mature trees and a fountain dedicated to Queen Victoria, dated 1901, with a plaque recording that it was resited here in 1983 to commemorate the Rotary Club.

Basic Details

Site location:
Banstead Road, Purley

Postcode:
CR8 3YH ( Google Map)

Type of site:
Public Gardens

Date(s):

Designer(s):

Listed structures:
LBII: Public Library including forecourt walls

Borough:
Croydon

Site ownership:
LB Croydon

Site management:
Libraries

Open to public?
Yes

Opening times:
unrestricted

Special conditions:

Facilities:

Events:

Public transport:
Rail: Purley. Bus: 289, 127

The information shown above was correct at the time of the last update 01/07/2007
Please check with the site owner or manager for latest news. www.croydon.gov.uk

Further Information

Grid ref:
TQ311617

Size in hectares:

Green Flag:
No

On EH National Register :
No

EH grade:
None

Site on EH Heritage at Risk list:
No

Registered common or village green on Commons Registration Act 1965:
No

Protected under London Squares Preservation Act 1931:
No

Local Authority Data

The information below is taken from the relevant Local Authority's planning legislation, which was correct at the time of research but may have been amended in the interim. Please check with the Local Authority for latest planning information.

On Local List:
No

In Conservation Area:
No

Tree Preservation Order:
To be checked

Nature Conservation Area:
No

Green Belt:
No

Metropolitan Open Land:
No

Special Policy Area:

Other LA designation:
None

Fuller information

Pending further research

Sources consulted:

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