Inventory Site Record

Tangier Green

Tangier Green (Richmond)

Brief Description

Tangier Green was kept as open space when the area was developed c.1900 and forms part of the Arts and Crafts influenced cottage estate that surrounds it. Predominantly laid out as a children's playground, there are a number of mature trees and shrubbery beds.

Practical Information
Site location:
Tangier Road, Richmond
Postcode:
TW10 5DP
Type of site:
Public Gardens
Borough:
Richmond
Open to public?
Yes
Opening times:
Mon - Sat: 7.30am - dusk/Sun & Bank Hols: 9am - dusk
Special conditions:
Facilities:
Playground
Events:
Public transport:
Rail: North Sheen then bus. Bus: 33, 337, 485

The information shown above was correct at the time of the last update 01/03/2004
Please check with the site owner or manager for latest news. www.richmond.gov.uk/parks_and_open_spaces

Full Site Description

Tangier Green was refurbished during 2002 with the assistance of the Tangier Green Association who worked closely with Richmond Council on the playground design and layout of the equipment. Further improvements completed by February 2005 include a new roundabout, rocking horse and two new springers.

Sources consulted:

Further Information (Planning and Conservation)
Grid ref:
TQ197754
Size in hectares:
0.21
Site ownership:
LB Richmond
Site management:
Environment Planning & Review, Parks and Open Spaces
Date(s):
c.1900
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:

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:
None

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