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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.
Previous / Other name:
Site location: Holly Park/Crouch Hill
Postcode: N4 > Google Map
Type of site: Housing/Estate Landscaping
Date(s): 1952
Listed structures:
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
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.

Fuller information:

Pending further research

Sources consulted:

Michael Waite, John Archer, 'Nature Conservation in Islington', Ecology Handbook 19 (London Ecology Unit), 1992
Grid ref: TQ304876
Size in hectares: 3.3
On EH National Register : No
EH grade:
Site on EH Heritage at Risk list:
Registered common or village green
on Commons Registration Act 1965:
Protected under London Squares
Preservation Act 1931:
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:
In Conservation Area: No
Conservation Area name:
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

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