Playgrounds

There are over 35 public playgrounds across Wandsworth, offering a range of opportunities for play to a variety of age groups. Wandsworth’s playgrounds are a place where children can develop a range of skills and where parents and carers can meet and socialise.

Our playgrounds are accessible all year round and free of charge for everyone.

Dogs are not allowed in any playground.

Entrance: Elmfield Road, SW17 8AN

Park: There is no park with this playground

Toddler: a small playground that has a toddler climbing unit with slide and springers

Next nearest playgrounds: Upper Tooting Park or Tooting Triangle

Address:  Albert Bridge Road SW11 4NJ

Park:  Battersea Park

Natural playground – 8-16 years:  Large natural playground with wooden climbing towers, rope nets & bridges, curly slides, rota swings, long

Junior – 8-16 years:  A large conventional playground with steel fitness trails, swings with 1 inclusive seat, basket swing, monkey

Toddler – 1-7 years:  A toddler playground that has swings, Springers, activity train, play car, climbing play with slide, and basket

Next nearest playground:  Latchmere Rec

Address:  Albert Bridge Road SW11 4NJ

Park:  Battersea Park

Natural playground – 8-16 years:  Large natural playground with wooden climbing towers, rope nets & bridges, curly slides, rota swings, long

Junior – 8-16 years:  A large conventional playground with steel fitness trails, swings with 1 inclusive seat, basket swing, monkey

Toddler – 1-7 years:  A toddler playground that has swings, Springers, activity train, play car, climbing play with slide, and basket

Next nearest playground:  Latchmere Rec

Address:  Albert Bridge Road SW11 4NJ

Park:  Battersea Park

Natural playground – 8-16 years:  Large natural playground with wooden climbing towers, rope nets & bridges, curly slides, rota swings, long

Junior – 8-16 years:  A large conventional playground with steel fitness trails, swings with 1 inclusive seat, basket swing, monkey

Toddler – 1-7 years:  A toddler playground that has swings, Springers, activity train, play car, climbing play with slide, and basket

Next nearest playground:  Latchmere Rec

Entrances: Bramford Road SW18 1AP

Park: Bramford Gardens

Mixed ages, 1-14 years:  The playground has a small climbing unit with a slide, swings, seesaw, spin dish and sensory play panels

Next nearest playground:  King George’s Park

Entrance: Chancery Mews SW17 7TD

There is no park with this playground

Toddlers, 1-7 years:  A small toddler’s playground with climbing and activity unit, springers and speaking tubes

Next nearest playground:  Upper Tooting Park

Entrance:  nearest road is Chivalry Road SW11 1HX

Park: Wandsworth Common

Playground: 1-14 years, an accessible multi-play unit with sway bridge, slide, curly pole, trapeze handles plus swings,

Next nearest playground:  Common Ground also on Wandsworth Common

Address: Fountain Road SW17 0TS

Park: Fountain Rec

Toddlers, 1 – 7 yrs: This small playground has a themed tractor climbing unit, swings, roundabout and springer

Next nearest playground:  Tooting Gardens

Address: Vicarage Crescent SW11 1HX

Park: Fred Wells Gardens

Toddler, 1 – 7 yrs: A large playground for children up to 8 years of age. It has climbing frame with tower, slide and net, swings, Hippo tunnel, rocket climber, embankment sile and a roundabout

Junior, 8 – 16 yrs: A Junior playground with swings, a rota, and a large climber with slide, pull up rope, monkey bars and rope

Next nearest playground: Harroway Gardens

Address: Spalding Road SW17 9BE

Park: Furzedown Rec

Toddler, 1 – 7 yrs: a playground for under 8’s with swings, a basket swing, a roundabout, a net climber and a large embankment

Junior, 8 – 16 yrs: a junior playground that has swings with 1 inclusive seat, a seesaw, a basket swing, pull up bars, stepping

Skate park, 8 – 16 years: a small skateboarding play area with 3 skate ramps, a grind rail and a grind box

Next nearest playground: Tooting Common

Address: Aboyne Road SW17 0AE

Park: Garratt Green

Toddler, 1 – 7 yrs: A toddler playground with a small climbing unit and slide, swings, a seesaw, a cycle roundabout and springers

Junior, 8 – 16 yrs: This junior playground has swings, a twister roundabout, a large dome net climber and activity fitness trail

Next nearest playground: Swaby Gardens, or Garratt Park

Address: Siward Road SW17 0LA

Park: Garratt Park

Toddler, 1 – 7 yrs: This toddler playground has two multi climb play units, springers, a large seesaw, and swings

Juniors, 8 – 16 yrs: A junior playground with swings, a multi climbing frame with ropes & climbing wall, and a stand up seesaw

Next nearest playground: Garratt Green or Swaby Gardens

Address: Yelverton Road SW11 3RL

Park: Harroway Gardens

Mixed ages, 1-16 yrs: This playground has equipment for toddlers and junior aged children including swings, a junior multi climb unit with rota and monkey bars, a toddler multi activity play unit with a pull up rope, bridges, play panels and a slide and a cycle roundabout

Next nearest playground: Fred Wells Gardens

Address: St Rule St SW8 3EH

Park: Heathbrook Park

Mixed ages, 1 – 16 yrs: This playground has equipment for toddler and junior aged children. It has a multi activity play unit with mon-key bars, slide and a rota, swings, a small toddler rope climbing unit with a slide, a roundabout and log climbing poles

Next nearest playground: Montefiore Gardens

Entrance: Wickersley Road, SW11 5QR

This playground is in the John Burns School grounds.  It is only accessible out of school hours – evenings, weekends, and school holidays.

Junior: for children aged 5-16 years.  There are three climbing activity units with ropes, slide poles, and a pull up rope.

Next nearest playground: Montefiore Gardens playground

Address:  Mapleton Crescent SW18 4AS

Park: King George’s Park

Toddler, 1 – 7 yrs: The toddler playground has a large fire engine multi play climbing unit, swings, a roundabout, a see saw and springers

Junior, 8 – 16 yrs: A large Junior playground has Timber Tangle climbing equipment with rope swing, pod swings & wooden see-saw, large multi activity climbing frame with monkey bars, vertical ropes, sway bridge & clatter bridge, two large dome net climbers and swings.

Next nearest playground: King George’s Park

Address:  Mapleton Crescent SW18 4AS

Park: King George’s Park

Toddler, 1 – 7 yrs: The toddler playground has a large fire engine multi play climbing unit, swings, a roundabout, a see saw and springers

Junior, 8 – 16 yrs: A large Junior playground has Timber Tangle climbing equipment with rope swing, pod swings & wooden see-saw, large multi activity climbing frame with monkey bars, vertical ropes, sway bridge & clatter bridge, two large dome net climbers and swings.

Next nearest playground: King George’s Park

Address:  Mapleton Crescent SW18 4AS

Park: King George’s Park

Toddler, 1 – 7 yrs: The toddler playground has a large fire engine multi play climbing unit, swings, a roundabout, a see saw and springers

Junior, 8 – 16 yrs: A large Junior playground has Timber Tangle climbing equipment with rope swing, pod swings & wooden see-saw, large multi activity climbing frame with monkey bars, vertical ropes, sway bridge & clatter bridge, two large dome net climbers and swings.

Next nearest playground: King George’s Park

Address: Burns Road SW11 5AD

Park: Latchmere Rec (Latchmere Recreation Ground)

Toddler, 1 – 7 yrs: A toddler area within the main playground that has a multi play tower with a slide, a seesaw, a spin dish

Junior, 8 – 16 yrs: The junior playground has a large dome net climber with a high tube slide, a supernova roundabout, pull up bars

Next nearest playground: Battersea Park

Address: Dorothy Road SW11 2JJ

Park: Lavender Gardens (not the street)

Mixed ages, 1- 16 years: A playground with equipment for toddlers and juniors including a multi play unit with a slide, a rope bridge & pull up rope, Springers, wood activity trail, a toddler multi play unit and swings

Next nearest playground: Latchmere Rec

Address: Ashlone Road SW15 1LR

Park: Leader’s Gardens

Toddler, 1 – 7 yrs: A toddler playground with an inclusive swing, a rope climbing rota, swings, and a multi play centre with a slide

Junior, 8 – 14 yrs: A small junior playground with a multi play climber & activity unit with monkey bars & slide and swings

Next nearest playground: Wandsworth Park, The Pleasance

Address: Ashlone Road SW15 1LR

Park: Leader’s Gardens

Toddler, 1 – 7 yrs: A toddler playground with an inclusive swing, a rope climbing rota, swings, and a multi play centre with a slide

Junior, 8 – 14 yrs: A small junior playground with a multi play climber & activity unit with monkey bars & slide and swings

Next nearest playground: Wandsworth Park, The Pleasance

Address:  Montefiore Street SW8 3TL

Park: Montefiore Gardens

Mixed ages, 3 – 14 yrs: This playground has equipment for children of mixed ages including a rope rota, a rope climber, a revolving roundabout and swings

Next nearest playground: Heathbrook Park

Address: Batten Street SW11 2TG

Park: Shillington Park

Toddler, 3 – 7 yrs: A toddler playground with a seesaw, roundabout and a rope rota climber

Junior, 7 – 11 yrs: A small junior playground with swings, a seesaw, a stand up rota and a log pile climber

Next nearest playground:  Latchmere Rec

Entrance: Swaby Road, SW17 3PX

Park: Swaby Gardens

Toddler: multi-activity play unit with a slide, swings, and four-way springer

Junior: multi-climbing unit with a rope bridge and slide, swings with one inclusive seat

Next nearest playgrounds: Garratt Park and Garratt Green

Entrance: nearest road is The Pleasance, SW15

Park: The Pleasance

Playground:  This playspace has hand-made wooden play items.

Next nearest playground: Leader’s Gardens

News: New Swing for The Pleasance

Summary: The Pleasance Nature Engagement Sessions Report

Entrance: nearest road is Dr Johnson Avenue, SW17 8JU

Park: Tooting Common

Toddler:  with swings, a toddler activity unit, spin dish, cycle roundabout, rope climber and a rope rota

Junior: a bird nest climbing tower with basket seats,  a large junior climbing activity unit with climbing walls and curved slide, five-way swings, and a spin dish

Next nearest playground: Tooting Triangle, also on Tooting Common

Entrance: Cranmer Terrace, SW17 oQS

Park: Tooting Gardens

Toddler: 1-7 years, with swings, a sputnik rota, a toddler activity unit with a slide and springer.

Junior: 8-16 years, with a multi-climb activity unit with slide tube, roundabout, seesaw and swings.

Next nearest playground: Fountain Rec

Entrance: nearest road is Emmanuel Road, SW12 0PP

Park: Tooting Common

Playground: for 1-16 years.  This large natural playground for mixed aged children has a large sand pit and a forest climbing adventure

Next nearest playground:  Tooting Common Lakeside

Entrance: Upper Tooting Park, SW17 7SZ

Park: The playgrounds take up the whole of this park space.

Toddler: 1-7 years, with a themed play bus, toddler climbing unit with a slide, a spring seesaw, and springs

Junior: 8-16 years, with an inclusive multi-climb activity unit, a basket swing, and a ground level spin plate.

Next nearest playground: Balham Leisure Centre or Tooting Lakeside

A small playground area for children aged 2-7 only.

A small playground area for children aged 2-7 only.

Open access playground on Putney Bridge Road SW15 2PA

Toddlers, 2-7 years

The toddler playground has a themed train activity play unit with; a slide, a clatter bridge and tunnel, a cycle roundabout, climbing activity unit with a slide, a seesaw & swings

Juniors, 8-16 years

The junior playground has a large climbing unit with monkey bars, a pull up rope, & slide, a basket swing, swings with 1 inclusive seat, activity trail equipment and a climbing wall.

Entrance: Windmill Road, SW18 2PH

Park: Wandsworth Common

Toddler: 1-7 years, two multi-climb play units with a slide, rope bridge, and a mini climber wall

Next nearest playground: Common Ground also on Wandsworth Common

Entrance: nearest road is Lavender Gardens, SW11 2UG

Park: York Gardens

Playground: 1-16 years. A large playground for children of all ages, has a dome rope climbing unit, an aero-skate, pull-up bars, a high hanging rotor, a cable ride, spin dish, a double gyro, large woodn climber with towers, bridges and a curved slide, and a supernova roundabout, and swings.

Next nearest playground: Harroway Gardens