Inventory Site Record

Avondale Park Gardens

Avondale Park Gardens (Kensington & Chelsea)

Summary

Avondale Park Gardens is a private communal garden surrounded by two-storey brick terraces on three sides. The houses were built by the local council on the site of the former workhouse in 1919-22/3. The central garden has three mature plane trees at the entrance, trees, shrubs in grass, modern railings. It is protected under 1851 Garden Square Act.

Basic Details
Site location:
Avondale Park Gardens
Postcode:
W11
Type of site:
Garden Square
Date(s):
1919-22/3
Designer(s):
Listed structures:
None
Borough:
Kensington & Chelsea
Site ownership:
private
Site management:
Open to public?
No
Opening times:
private
Special conditions:
Facilities:
Events:
Public transport:
Tube: Latimer Road (Metropolitan)

The information shown above was correct at the time of the last update 01/10/2007
Please check with the site owner or manager for latest news.

Further Information
Grid ref:
TQ240807 (524020,180710)
Size in hectares:
0.0882
On EH National Register :
No
EH grade:
None
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:
Yes
Conservation Area name:
Avondale Park Gardens
Tree Preservation Order:
No
Nature Conservation Area:
No
Green Belt:
No
Metropolitan Open Land:
No
Special Policy Area:
No
Other LA designation:
None
Fuller information

Pending further research

Sources consulted:

Bridget Cherry and Nikolaus Pevsner, 'The Buildings of England London 3: North West' (Penguin, 1999 ed) p524

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