Inventory Site Record

Udney Hall Gardens

Udney Hall Gardens (Richmond)

Brief Description

Udney Hall Gardens is a fragment of the grounds of Teddington Place, former seat of the C18th magnate Sir Charles Dunscombe, one of the richest men of his day and Lord Mayor of London in 1709. Udney Hall was the original name given to the house, which was built In c.1700 but eventually demolished in 1946. The gardens today are an open area of grass, with some mature trees and paths running across it, adjacent to the large church of St Alban.

Practical Information
Previous / Other name:
Teddington Place
Site location:
Kingston Road/Langham Road, Teddington
Postcode:
TW11 9HQ
Type of site:
Public Park
Borough:
Richmond
Open to public?
Yes
Opening times:
unrestricted
Special conditions:
Facilities:
Events:
Public transport:
Rail: Teddington. Bus: 281, 285, R68

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

Full Site Description

Sources consulted:

LB Richmond Parks Guide

Further Information (Planning and Conservation)
Grid ref:
TQ165711
Size in hectares:
1.01
Site ownership:
LB Richmond
Site management:
Environment Planning & Review, Parks and Open Spaces
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:

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:
Not known
Nature Conservation Area:
No
Green Belt:
No
Metropolitan Open Land:
Yes
Special Policy Area:
Yes - Thames Policy Area
Other LA designation:
None

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