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John Betts House

John Betts House
(Photo: Nigel Dixon)

The Garden

John Betts House is a private communal garden for older people and is part of the Hammersmith United Charities’ Almshouses. The enclosed  garden won first place and the Challenge Cup for best small community garden from The London Gardens Society in 2017 and was named runner-up in the same competition in 2018. The well-planted garden features many interesting varieties as well as hanging baskets, a greenhouse, raised vegetable beds, a water feature and balconies with residents’ container gardens. The residents are rightly proud of their delightful and peaceful garden which also boasts a wall mural project painted by residents, local schoolchildren and a local youth club.

community horticulturist: Jackie Thompson

Further information on London Gardens Trust Inventory

Visitor Information

Open
Saturday 13:00–17:00
Activities
Home-made cakes and plant sales.
Picnics allowed.
Entrance
Goldhawk Road / Rylett Road
Nearest postcode: W6 0AS
Buses
94, 237, 272
Station
Stamford Brook
Toilets
Disabled toilet on site
Dogs
Dogs on leads

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