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9–10 June 2018

9–10 June 2018

Cornwall Gardens

Visitor Information
Open

Saturday 10:00–17:00

Activities

Central garden walk. Jazz music. Wine and food supplied by neighbourhood.

Entrance

Central section (west of Grenville Place)
Nearest postcode: SW7 4AW

Buses

49, 74

Station

Gloucester Road

Cycle hire station

Gloucester Road (North) (Map)

Public toilets

Kensington Road - Palace Gate (Map)
Saturday 10:00-18:00
Sunday 10:00-18:00

Access

One step down at gate to garden level.

Dogs

Working assistance dogs only

The Garden

What links some of London’s tallest plane trees, planted in 1870, a company that made pianos for Mozart and Beethoven, a secret passage that led to a Victorian market garden and a church that was sacrificed for the extension of the London Underground? The answer is Cornwall Gardens. The Broadwood family sold their market garden for development from 1866 to 1879. Known as Little India due to its colonial links, it became home to writers, painters, financiers and other fine Victorian minds. The trees, lawns and shrubs provide the tranquil and inspirational atmosphere of a woodland garden.

Gardener: David Ashton, One Two Tree
Visitor Information
Open

Saturday 10:00–17:00

Activities

Central garden walk. Jazz music. Wine and food supplied by neighbourhood.

Entrance

Central section (west of Grenville Place)
Nearest postcode: SW7 4AW

Buses

49, 74

Station

Gloucester Road

Cycle hire station

Gloucester Road (North) (Map)

Public toilets

Kensington Road - Palace Gate (Map)
Saturday 10:00-18:00
Sunday 10:00-18:00

Access

One step down at gate to garden level.

Dogs

Working assistance dogs only

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