Location, Parking and Facilities
Wimbledon Common, Putney Heath and Putney Lower Common are in South West London.
Wimbledon Common and Putney Heath are divided by the A3 and bounded on the east side by the A219, Wimbledon Parkside.
If using satnav, the postcode for the Windmill car park is SW19 5NQ
Putney Lower Common is on the Lower Richmond Road between Barnes and Putney, next to Barnes Common and sitting in between the cemetery and the school. There are no designated parking facilities for the Common, although there is parking nearby.
There are four car parks located around the Commons (see the map below):
Telegraph Car Park (SW15 3TU) – ideal to explore Putney Heath
Windmill Car Park Windmill Road (SW19 5NR) – busy at weekends (open between dawn and dusk)
Richardson Evans Memorial Playing Field (SW15 3PQ) – busy at weekends
Springwell Car Park (SW19 4UW then follow Sunset Road) – a small and popular car park open for parking between sunrise and sunset.
93 from Putney Bridge to Cheam, passing right alongside Parkside and through Wimbledon Village. For the Windmill alight at the Parkside Hospital stop.
There is a bus terminus at the Green Man, Putney Heath and the following buses terminate here:
14 from Warren Street
37 from Peckham Bus Station
The following buses also stop here:
85 from Kingston Hill Road to Putney Bridge Station
170 from Danebury Avenue/Minstead Gardens to Victoria Bus Station
493 from St George’s/University of London to Richmond/Manor Road
Putney Lower Common
22 from Piccadilly Circus to Putney Common
265 from Tolworth to Putney Bridge, alight at the "Putney Common" stop
485 from Richmond to Wandsworth, alight at "Commondale"
Richardson Evans Memorial Playing Field
85 from Kingston Hill Road to Putney Bridge Station alight at Roehampton Vale/ASDA
Nearest stations are:
Wimbledon Mainline Station
Wimbledon District Line Underground Station
For Putney Lower Common: Putney Station – South West Trains or Putney Bridge District Line Underground Station.