Shaftesbury Recreation Ground

The Shaftesbury Playing Fields are located in Hatch End with access from Colburn Avenue and Grimsdyke Road.

The main amenities are cricket pitches (summer only), a basketball hoop and two rugby pitches, all of which can be booked online via OpenPlay.

The playing fields benefit from a pavilion which is adjacent to the rugby pitches and has both changing rooms and showers.

Park facilities at Shaftesbury Recreation Ground

Basketball icon Basketball
Parking icon Car park
Changing room icon Changing facilities
Childrens play ground Children's playground
Green gym icon Green gym
Rugby icon Rugby


Book activities in a Harrow park

You can book a football, cricket or rugby pitch in some parks across Harrow. You can also book a tennis court or pavilion in some of our parks.

How to get to Shaftesbury Recreation Ground

Walking icon There is pedestrian access to the park from Colburn Avenue and Grimsdyke Road.
Train icon If you plan to visit by train, the closest train station to the park is Hatch End (Overground) which is a 5-minute walk. 
Bus icon If you plan to visit by bus, the closest bus routes are: H12 and the H14.
Car icon If you plan to visit by car, there is a small car park which can be accessed from Colburn Avenue.