South Park

One of the largest parks in Hammersmith and Fulham. This park is enclosed by beautiful perimeter walls of red brick, piers constructed with terracotta quoins and plinths, cast iron railings and ornate gates. Minerva were appointed contractors to restore the brick wall along Peterborough Road, Clancarty Road and Hugon Road which measured 800 metres in length.

Interesting Facts:
  • ​There are 27 large piers on Peterborough Road.
  • The length of the brick wall on Peterborough Road is over 400 metres long.
  • Over 3000 bricks were replaced during these works.
  • Over 1000 square metres of pointing was carried out using traditional hydraulic lime and sand mix.
  • 130 new terracotta plinths were replaced.
  • New ‘cold cast’ concrete moulds were made to replace the degraded terracotta ball finials and moulded pier caps.

Contract Value: £135,000