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Holly Park Estate Islington

Summary

The Holly Park Estate was built in 1952 retaining original parkland trees from the earlier landscape, which include mature pedunculate and Turkey oak, beech and plane trees in the areas between blocks of flats. There are also thickets of holly and dog rose. The estate landscaping comprises grass, trees and paths that run through it, with a number of play areas provided.

Basic Details

Site location:
Holly Park/Crouch Hill

Postcode:
N4 ( Google Map)

Type of site:
Housing/Estate Landscaping

Date(s):
1952

Designer(s):

Listed structures:
None

Borough:
Islington

Site ownership:
LB Islington

Site management:
Housing Department

Open to public?
Yes

Opening times:
for residents use, although there is public access through the estate

Special conditions:

Facilities:
Children's play facilities for residents

Events:

Public transport:
London Overground: Crouch Hill. Bus: W7

The information shown above was correct at the time of the last update 01/11/2004
Please check with the site owner or manager for latest news. www.islington.gov.uk

Further Information

Grid ref:
TQ304876

Size in hectares:
3.3

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:
Not known

Nature Conservation Area:
Yes - Borough Importance II

Green Belt:
No

Metropolitan Open Land:
No

Special Policy Area:
No

Other LA designation:
Shopping Policy Area

Fuller information

Pending further research

Sources consulted:

Michael Waite, John Archer, 'Nature Conservation in Islington', Ecology Handbook 19 (London Ecology Unit), 1992

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