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West Drayton Cemetery Hillingdon

Summary

West Drayton Cemetery was established in 1939 by the Burial Board and is without a chapel, but has a small lodge near the entrance. It has a semi-circular entrance with brick and stone piers and iron railings, with a grid layout of paths and neat rows of gravestones and monuments, and a war memorial. There are numerous small conifers, and paths are lined by avenues of ornamental trees and trees on the perimeter. At the back of the cemetery is a hedged area of meadow with new trees including mountain ash and other species.

Basic Details

Site location:
Harmondsworth Road, West Drayton

Postcode:
UB7 9JS ( Google Map)

Type of site:
Cemetery

Date(s):
1939

Designer(s):

Listed structures:
None

Borough:
Hillingdon

Site ownership:
LB Hillingdon

Site management:
Cemetery Office (Grounds Maintenance Service)

Open to public?
Yes

Opening times:
9am - 4pm (November-February); - 5pm (March/October); - 6pm (April); - 7pm (September); - 8pm (May - August). Sun/Good Fri/BH/Xmas Day opens 10am

Special conditions:

Facilities:

Events:

Public transport:
Rail: West Drayton then bus/walk. Bus: 222 (walk)

The information shown above was correct at the time of the last update 01/03/2012
Please check with the site owner or manager for latest news. www.hillingdon.gov.uk

Further Information

Grid ref:
TQ063790

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:
Yes

Conservation Area name:
West Drayton Green

Tree Preservation Order:
No

Nature Conservation Area:
No

Green Belt:
No

Metropolitan Open Land:
No

Special Policy Area:
No

Other LA designation:
None

Fuller information

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