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Merton Park Green Walks
 
LNR Type: Urban
County: Greater London
Natural England
Regional Team:
East of England
Year of Declaration: 2000
Declaring Authority: Borough of Merton
Area (Ha): Click here to open the site map (new window). Once displayed, click on the site to see area and other details.
Grid Reference: TQ 253 697
Location: Morden Road A24. SW19
Owned by: London Borough of Merton
Managed by: London Borough of Merton
Link to site map: Click here to open the site map from the MAGIC web site.
How to get there: Car- Morden Road A24
Tube - Morden Road/ Merton Park or South Wimbledon
Train - Wimbledon Chase
Visitor facilities: There are access points via Morden Road through a metal kissing gate and from Abbey Recreation Ground in the eastern corner. A footpath connects this area to another entrance via a footpath between the western end of Melbourne Road and the footbridge over the Wimbledon/West Croydon Line.
There is another access point from Rutlish Road via the footpath starting adjacent to the station building.
What to see: Surprisingly diverse site with a varied range of habitats and historical interest as well. It consists of woodland, grassland and scrub and is readily accessible.
Volunteer and 'Friends of' groups: The Merton Group (Local Group management)
For further information please contact Stephen Frank:
Tel - 020 8946 2784
Contacts for further information and how to get involved: Greenspaces
London Borough of Merton
Tel: 020 8545 3658
or
Leisure and Culture Services
Tel: 020 8545 3655 or 020 8545 3930
Email: leisure@merton.gov.uk

Website address and other links: www.merton.gov.uk/environment/openspaces/naturereserves.htm#mertgreen
alternatively try
www.merton.gov.uk and search for Merton Green Walks Local Nature Reserve





Last updated 06/03/13
 
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