Bourne is an English market town and civil parish in the South Kesteven district of Lincolnshire. It lies on the eastern slopes of the limestone Kesteven Uplands and the western edge of the Lincolnshire Fens. The population taken at the 2001 census was 13,961, which increased to 14,456 at the 2011 census.
The Water Tower is a unique Grade II listed early . 18th century garden building sited in the grounds . of Carshalton House in Surrey. As the name suggests, this contained a water-powered pump, which supplied water to Carshalton House and the fountains in its garden.
Coombe Wood is a small woodland and garden area in the old village of Coombe, Upper Shirley, in the London Borough of Croydon near the junction of Coombe Lane and Conduit Lane. The Coombe Wood Gardens are divided into a series of rooms which together give an all year round display of shrubs and plants set against a backdrop of mature woodland.
Foxley is a hotspot for butterflies including white admiral, meadow brown, speckled wood, ringlet and purple hairstreak. The site can be wet or muddy underfoot, particularly during bluebell time due to the number of visitors in early spring.
Kenley is a district in the south of the London Borough of Croydon (historically in Surrey). It borders Purley, Coulsdon, Riddlesdown, Caterham and Whyteleafe. Kenley is situated 13 miles south of Charing Cross. The 2011 census showed Kenley having a population of 14,966. Significant portions of Kenley lie within the Metropolitan Green Belt.
Map of land at Langley Vale. England’s Centenary Wood, is Langley Vale Wood, 640 acres of rolling hills and grassy fields near Epsom. We hope to plant 200,000 native trees, including beech, rowan, hawthorn and oak and create carpets of striking wildflowers. The land will be transformed into a peaceful place with natural habitats.
Sutton High Street runs for nearly a mile from Sutton Green to Sutton station, and hosts many of the country's main high street names. It is often the chosen location for new retail ventures, for example the Sutton branch of the Waterstones bookshop chain being the first to have a café installed.
Nonsuch Mansion is an historic house located within Nonsuch Park on the border of Greater London and north Surrey, England. It is on the boundaries of the borough of Epsom and Ewell and the London Borough of Sutton. It has been listed Grade II* on the National Heritage List for England since April 1954.
Nonsuch Park is jointly managed by the London Borough of Sutton & Epsom & Ewell Borough Council. King Henry VIII began to build Nonsuch Palace on 22 April 1538, the thirtieth anniversary of his accession, to provide a hunting lodge as part of his newly created hunting estate for Hampton Court.
The London Borough of Sutton ( pronunciation (help · info)) is a London borough in South West London, England and forms part of Outer London. It covers an area of 43 km 2 (17 sq mi) and is the 80th largest local authority in England by population.
Sears Park is an inspiration.I went to see it yesterday and I was so impressed at how it is developing.So many beautiful plants (some for sale) and projects under way. There is a lovely calm peaceful atmosphere there and the enthusiasm and passion by those who run it and the volunteers who work there is second to none.
Shadbolt Park can be described as a little gem - it is compact with level paths giving access to all of it. It is quiet and tranquil and is well used. Conclusion: The layout of the park remains much as it was when the gardens were laid out and is a great tribute to Mr Shadbolt's design and planting.
Jubilee Wood and Sixty Acre Wood is now an area of nature conservation. A number of trees date from the late-19th century. Brief history of site. Jubilee Wood abuts Sixty Acre Wood, and although the latter contains species typical of ancient woodland it appears to have long been used for agriculture.
Stanley Park is a 405-hectare (1,001-acre) public park that borders the downtown of Vancouver in British Columbia, Canada and is almost entirely surrounded by waters of Vancouver Harbour and English Bay. The park has a long history and was one of the first areas to be explored in the city.
The park is named after Thomas Wall who paid for half of the land in St Helier in the 1920s when it became a park. Brief history of site The 1st edition Ordnance Survey map of 1867 shows the site as an open field to the north of Rose Hill roundabout.
Trumble Gardens are situated in Thornton Heath in South London and are maintained by Croydon Borough Council. The Trumble Gardens cover approximately 3 acres (1.21 hectares) and contain a children's playground, toilets and most significantly, five public tennis courts.
Wallington is a town in the London Borough of Sutton, England, 10.3 miles south south-west of Charing Cross. Before the Municipal Borough of Beddington and Wallington merged into the London Borough of Sutton, it was part of the county of Surrey. Wallington is a post town in the SM postcode area. The town is home to three of the borough's five grammar schools. The London Borough of Sutton is a top performing borough for education in the country.
Our club. Walton Heath is one of the world’s most highly regarded golf clubs, famous for its rich golfing and political history and the quality of its two exceptionally challenging heathland layouts, described by Jack Nicklaus as “wonderfully pure.” Both courses feature in the UK and Ireland’s Top 50 rankings.
Wilderness Island is the 2.7 hectare island between the Wandle and the Wrythe in Carshalton in the London Borough of Sutton. It is designated a Local Nature Reserve and a Site of Metropolitan Importance for Nature Conservation, is owned by Sutton Council and is managed by the London Wildlife Trust.