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Castelnau Recreation Ground Richmond

Summary

Castelnau Recreation Ground predates the amalgamation of Barnes within Richmond Council and has some of hedging reminiscent of older hedgerow. It is a small park behind housing, hedged to the boundaries and laid to grass, with undulating paths, shrubs and ornamental grasses, but with no mature trees. Facilities include a popular paddling pool. The entrance is through utilitarian metal gates.

Basic Details

Site location:
Washington Road/Barnes Avenue

Postcode:
SW13 9AA ( Google Map)

Type of site:
Public Park

Date(s):
C20th

Designer(s):

Listed structures:
None

Borough:
Richmond

Site ownership:
LB Richmond

Site management:
Environment Planning & Review, Parks and Open Spaces

Open to public?
Yes

Opening times:
Mon - Sat: 7.30am - dusk/Sun & Bank Hols: 9am - dusk

Special conditions:

Facilities:
Playground, paddling pool (open summer months)

Events:

Public transport:
Tube: Hammersmith (Metropolitan & City, Piccadilly) then bus. Bus: 33, 72, 485

The information shown above was correct at the time of the last update 01/11/2010
Please check with the site owner or manager for latest news. www.richmond.gov.uk/parks_and_open_spaces

Further Information

Grid ref:
TQ223774

Size in hectares:
1.16

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:
Open Land of Townscape Importance

Fuller information

Sources consulted:

LB Richmond Parks booklet

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