The area became a public park in the 1880s, having previously been the site of a reservoir.
The grade II listed Croydon Water Tower dating from 1867 is a notable landmark at the top of the hill. It was last used in World War 2.
LRTS: George Street 0.6km
LRTS&OG: East Croydon 0.61km
LRTS: Wellesley Road 0.71km
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