Inventory Site Record

Lyndhurst Square

Lyndhurst Square (Southwark)

Brief Description

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.

Practical Information
Site location:
Lyndhurst Square, off Lyndhurst Way
Postcode:
SE15
Type of site:
Garden Square;, Public Gardens
Borough:
Southwark
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
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Full Site Description

Sources consulted:

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

Further Information (Planning and Conservation)
Grid ref:
TQ337765 (533805,176548)
Size in hectares:
0.03
Site ownership:
LB Southwark
Site management:
Parks
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
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:

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

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