Walpole ParkBALI 2015 AWARD WINNER | WALPOLE PARK

Project: Walpole Park, London, W5

Walpole Park is grade II listed and included in the English Heritage Register for parks and gardens of special historic interest. The refurbished park cost approximately £2.8 million and now includes a rebuilt pond using a reinforced concrete design and natural stone cladding. A softer edged lake with was formed from the existing lake adjacent to the Soane Bridge and new aquatic planting was introduced. The refurbishment of historic stone and brick elements played a large part in bringing back the original condition of the park.

Client: London Borough of Ealing

Architect: J & L Gibbons

Suppliers: Timber Play, Hillier Nurseries, W Crowders & Sons, Broxap, Topp & Co