Apart from it’s boxy architecture, the US Embassy in London is also noted for the lake and garden that surround it.
What looks like an abandoned rubbish skip now overflowing with plants growing in the rubble is actually a specially planted metal box garden.
This is a a pocket park that you can’t visit – yet. You will be able to soon though as it’s about to be restored and opened to the public.
One Coleman Street Gardens is a small public space in the City of London creating a contemporary space as a relief from the hard surrounding streets.
A rather fine pocket park in the City of London that is not managed by the City of London. And unlike other parks, it doesn’t have a name.
As with many of the City of London’s pocket parks, this is a former graveyard for the church of St John Zachary, and also a site of war damage. Made up in two sections, an upper street level with a…
This modest little triangular plot is surrounded by two major roads, but also contains a very important memorial.