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Doddington Community Roof Garden NEW

Doddington Community Roof Garden
(Photo: Doddington and Rollo Community Roof Garden)

The Garden

A surprise awaits you when you enter the garden, located on the roof of a former car park in the middle of a high-rise estate. The initial surprise continues as the garden is divided into five distinct spaces, which we might describe as 'garden rooms'.

Thanks to donations from other community gardens as well as local businesses and other organisations, a wide variety of planting has evolved - edible crops as well as decorative plants, several special specimens and numerous trees.   

There is a large composting area for community use.

Visitor Information

Open
Saturday 10:30–16:00
Activities
Tea and coffee (donations welcome)
Picnics allowed.
Entrance
Up the stairs at the end of Charlotte Despard Avenue, across the square behind Tesco on Battersea Park Road.
Nearest postcode: SW11 5HD
Buses
44, 344 also 137, 156, 452
Stations
Battersea Park, Queenstown Road
Cycle hire station
Alfreda Street (Map)
Toilets
Disabled toilet on site
Dogs
Dogs on leads

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