Apsley Road Playground

Location

South Norwood, Apsley Road.

Area

1/4 acre 0.10 hectares.

Facilities

  • Children's play equipment

The playground is locked at night

History

The site of Apsley Road playground was purchased by the Borough of Croydon in 1946 for the purpose of building a children's playground and was formally the site of 15 Apsley Road.

The site was laid out as a children's playground in 1951 and was a very popular area in a district that had few local open spaces for play. There had been an air-raid shelter at the rear of 15 Apsley Road but this was demolished in 1973.

Contact Information

Contact phone
020 8726 6900
Enquiries email
parks@croydon.gov.uk
Apsley Rd, South Norwood
London
SE25 4XS
United Kingdom

Address

Apsley Rd, South Norwood, London SE25 4XS , United Kingdom

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