Parks, Greens & Commons
The nearest outdoor, public spaces to Lavender Hill:
Elspeth Road Green – this is a small grassy area on the corner of Lavender Hill and Elspeth Road, where a large mural adorns the wall of the residential homes on one side.
Clapham Common – the venue for many big outdoor events, such as the SW4 Party in August. The Common has a children’s playground near Battersea Rise.
Battersea Park – plays host to the fireworks display attended by 10,000s each November and many other events inside Battersea Evolution. The Park contains tennis courts, football pitches, a playground and a children’s zoo. Battersea Park is an 200 acre (83-hectare) green space. It is situated on the south bank of the River Thames opposite Chelsea and opened in 1858. You can contact the Parks team on 020 8871 7530