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Maryon Wilson Park

Thorntree Road, Charlton, London, SE7 8AE

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Introduction

  • Services / facilities within the grounds include a deer enclosure and an animal farm.
  • Comments
    • The park is on the route of the Green Chain Walk and Capital Ring.

Opening Times

  • The park is open 24 hours.
  • There is no street lighting.
  • There are tours of the animal park on Wednesday at 13:30, limited to the first 50 visitors.
  • Private tours are also available for school and community groups, bookable through the ranger service.

Location

  • The venue is situated outside the centre of the area.
  • This venue is situated in Charlton.
  • There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
  • The nearest mainline station is Woolwich Dockyard.

Parking

  • The venue does not have its own car park.
  • Public Car Parks
    • There is not a car park for public use within 200m (approx).
  • On Street Parking and Drop-off Details
    • On street marked Blue Badge bays are not available.
    • Clearly signed and / or standard marked parking bays are available.
    • Standard marked parking bays are located on Thorntree Road.
    • There is not a designated drop off point.
  • Comments
    • Sections of Thorntree Road are on a steep slope.
    • There is also on street parking on Charlton Park Road.

Outside Access (Thorntree Road Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located on Thorntree Road, opposite Pound Park Road.
  • There is level access into the venue.
  • The main doors open (no doors).
  • The door opening is 120cm (3ft 11in) wide.

Outside Access (Charlton Park Road Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located opposite Cemetery Road.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The main doors open (no doors).
  • The door opening is 148cm (4ft 10in) wide.

Level Change (Charlton Park Road Entrance)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope is located after the entrance.
  • The ramp or slope is steep.
  • The ramp or slope is permanent.

Maryon Wilson Park

  • There is not level access to the service(s).
  • The paths around this park consist of easy, moderate and very steep slopes.
  • The animal park is nearest to the Thorntree Road entrance.
  • There are moderate slopes between this entrance and the animal enclosures.
  • Animals include sheep, goats, ducks, rabbits, pigs, chichillas and ponies.
  • During the weekly animal petting sessions, visitors are escorted into some of the enclosures to get closer to the animals.
  • There are picnic style tables and a handwash area in the animal feeding area.

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Additional Info

  • Staff do not receive disability awareness / equality training.
  • Comments
    • There are benches located throughout the park.
    • Most benches are located next to paved paths.