London Gardens Online
Select by type
London Gardens Online


Dumbarton Court Gardens Lambeth
Summary: Dumbarton Court was built in 1936-39 for a property developer by W Vernon Coupland; the lease was purchased by Lambeth Borough Council in 1959. The planting consists of a small grassed area with trees and seating in front of block of flats to Brixton Hill.
Previous / Other name:
Site location: Brixton Hill/New Park Road
Postcode: SW2 > Google Map
Type of site: Housing/Estate Landscaping
Date(s): 1936-39
Designer(s): W Vernon Coupland
Listed structures:
Borough: Lambeth
Site ownership: LB Lambeth
Site management: Environment Directorate, Parks and Greenspaces Unit (Team Lambeth)
Open to public? Yes
Opening times: unrestricted
Special conditions:
Public transport: Tube/Rail: Brixton (Victoria) then bus.
The information shown above was correct at the time of the last update 01/03/2003
Please check with the site owner or manager for latest news.

Fuller information:

Pending further research.

Sources consulted:

Marie Draper 'Lambeth's Open Spaces, An historical account', LB Lambeth 1979
Grid ref: TQ304739
Size in hectares: 0.1
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: Yes
Conservation Area name: Rush Common and Brixton Hill
Tree Preservation Order: No
Nature Conservation Area: No
Green Belt: No
Metropolitan Open Land: No
Special Policy Area: No
Other LA designation: Open Space

| Page Top |

Discover. Visit. Research. Explore.
< Back