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8–9 June 2019

8–9 June 2019

Rutland Gate South Garden

Rutland Gate South Garden
(Photo: David Park)
Visitor Information
Open

Sunday 10:00–17:00

Activities

Picnics allowed.

Entrance (Sells Tickets)

Opposite 54 Rutland Gate
Nearest postcode: SW7 1PL

Buses

9, 14, 23, 52, 74, 414, 452, C1

Stations

South Kensington, Knightsbridge

Cycle hire station

Montpelier Street (Map)

Access

Level access but gravel paths and uneven surfaces

Dogs

Dogs on leads

Conditions

Dogs on leads allowed only on paths. Disabled toilet available only in emergency.

The Garden

Rutland Gate South Garden dates from part of an 1860s development of brick-and-stucco houses. This shady garden has nine scheduled plane trees, interesting evergreens, variegated foliage and shrubs, as well as a newly installed decorative gazebo. Visitors to this garden are also encouraged to visit the neighbouring Ennismore Gardens.

Garden contractor: Mr Stephen Airey
Visitor Information
Open

Sunday 10:00–17:00

Activities

Picnics allowed.

Entrance (Sells Tickets)

Opposite 54 Rutland Gate
Nearest postcode: SW7 1PL

Buses

9, 14, 23, 52, 74, 414, 452, C1

Stations

South Kensington, Knightsbridge

Cycle hire station

Montpelier Street (Map)

Access

Level access but gravel paths and uneven surfaces

Dogs

Dogs on leads

Conditions

Dogs on leads allowed only on paths. Disabled toilet available only in emergency.

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