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Lyndhurst Square Southwark

Summary

Lyndhurst Square was built in 1843, with a small strip of ornamental landscaping with shrubs and trees between the terraces. Camberwell Borough Council took over maintenance of the garden in 1913. Opposite the square is K2 telephone kiosk of 1927 designed by Giles Gilbert Scott.

Basic Details

Site location:
Lyndhurst Square, off Lyndhurst Way

Postcode:
SE15 ( Google Map)

Type of site:
Garden Square; Public Gardens

Date(s):
pre-1913

Designer(s):

Listed structures:
LBII: Nos.1 - 7 Lyndhurst Square (south side); No.10 Lyndhurst Square (north side); K2 telephone kiosk

Borough:
Southwark

Site ownership:
LB Southwark

Site management:
Parks

Open to public?
Yes

Opening times:
locked

Special conditions:

Facilities:

Events:

Public transport:
Rail: Peckham Rye. Bus: 12, 36, 171, 3443, 345

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. www.southwark.gov.uk

Further Information

Grid ref:
TQ337765

Size in hectares:
0.03

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:
Yes

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:
Yes

Conservation Area name:
Holly Grove?

Tree Preservation Order:
No

Nature Conservation Area:
No

Green Belt:
No

Metropolitan Open Land:
No

Special Policy Area:
No

Other LA designation:
Square, Tier 3

Fuller information

Sources consulted:

Report of the Royal Commission on London Squares, 1928; Southwark Listed Buildings data

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