About Canons House & Grounds
Canons House has been restored back to its former glory.
In the basement there will be a new flexible community space with exhibits that showcase the rich heritage of Canons and its surroundings.
On the ground floor the drawing room will be available for community use, whilst the other rooms will be let for business use.
The first floor rooms will be let for business use.
New Café and Toilets
There will be a new café with both indoor and outdoor seating and space to hold events.
New park toilets are being built and will be accessed via the café.
The walled garden has been restored with repairs to brickwork and a new planting scheme.
New Community Garden
There is a brand new community garden designed for growing fruits and vegetables.
Major works to Canons Pond have been carried out which include dredging and installing a new liner.
There is a new pathway around the pond and a nature-friendly planting scheme.
The obelisk itself has been repaired and the area surrounding it transformed into a new entrance to Canons House & Grounds.
The existing wall has been replaced by a new beech hedge and there is new ornamental planting.
Historic Running Track
The 1920s running track, former home of the Mitcham Athletics Club, has been restored. There is a new surface and the track has be surrounded by wildflowers.
Click on the image to find out more about out landscape works.