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Durnsford Recreation Ground Merton

Summary

Durnsford Park was provided in the early C20th and is open grassland with a perimeter path; trees include mature willow in the east. It is surrounded by housing and a school, and has clumps of shrubs and new tree planting.

Basic Details

Site location:
Lucien Road/Wellington Road

Postcode:
SW19 8EY ( Google Map)

Type of site:
Public Park

Date(s):
early C20th

Designer(s):

Listed structures:
None

Borough:
Merton

Site ownership:
LB Merton

Site management:
Leisure and Culture Services

Open to public?
Yes

Opening times:
8am (weekdays)/9am (weekends/Bank Hols) - dusk

Special conditions:

Facilities:
Play area, kickabout area, climbing boulders

Events:

Public transport:
Rail: Earlsfield. Tube: Wimbledon Park (District). Bus: 156.

The information shown above was correct at the time of the last update 01/06/2011
Please check with the site owner or manager for latest news. www.merton.gov.uk/environment/openspaces/parks/parks_in_the_wimbledon_area

Further Information

Grid ref:
TQ254724

Size in hectares:
3.71

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:
No

Nature Conservation Area:
No

Green Belt:
No

Metropolitan Open Land:
No

Special Policy Area:
No

Other LA designation:
Public Open Space. Green Corridor

Fuller information

Pending further research

Sources consulted:

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