Inventory Site Record

Broom Hill Common Local Open Space

Broom Hill Common Local Open Space (Bromley)

Brief Description

Broomhill Common is old commonland, registered under the Commons Preservation Act of 1965. Broom Hill Common Local Open Space has been used for public recreation since at least 1910.

Practical Information
Previous / Other name:
Broomhill Common
Site location:
Broomhill Road, Orpington
Postcode:
BR6 0HB
Type of site:
Public Open Land
Borough:
Bromley
Open to public?
Yes
Opening times:
unrestricted
Special conditions:
Facilities:
Events:
Public transport:
Rail: Orpington then walk

The information shown above was correct at the time of the last update 01/12/2006
Please check with the site owner or manager for latest news. www.bromley.gov.uk

Full Site Description

Pending further research

Sources consulted:

An A to Z of Bromley's Parks, Local Open Space and Woodlands, LB Bromley, ?2007

Further Information (Planning and Conservation)
Grid ref:
TQ461667 (546086,166724)
Size in hectares:
1.75 (0.71 registered common)
Site ownership:
LB Bromley
Site management:
Leisure Services
Date(s):
Designer(s):
Listed structures:
None
On National Heritage List for England (NHLE), Parks & Gardens:

No
Registered common or village green on Commons Registration Act 1965:

Yes: Common (CL87)
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:
Yes
Conservation Area name:
Broomhill, Orpington
Tree Preservation Order:
No
Nature Conservation Area:
No
Green Belt:
No
Metropolitan Open Land:
No
Special Policy Area:
Other LA designation:
Urban Open Space

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