Originally the grounds of Cheam Park House built in the 19th Century and known locally as Bethell House after the family that lived there until 1937, Cheam Park was bought by the council and used as a factory to assemble Gas Masks between 1939 and 1940, it was also used as a first aid station and a wardens post. The house suffered a large amount of damage after being hit by a flying bomb during the second world war. Shortly after which, the building was demolished.

Address: Tudor Close, Cheam, SM3 8QS

How To Get To Cheam park & recreation ground:
By Bus: 151 213 X26 470. Check your route by using the TFL - Journey Planner
By Bike: Sutton cycle network - north to south on east side of park and west to east on south side of park
By Train: Cheam Station (5 min walk through Cheam Village). Check your route by using the National Rail Enquiries - Train Timetable
By Car: Access through Tudor Close (SM3 8QS).

Accessibility: Car park accessed through Tudor Drive, disabled bays available.


  • Football Pitches x6. To hire a football pitch please email: slwpsports@idverde.co.uk
  • Tennis Courts x4 (availability is on a first come basis)
  • Table Tennis Table
  • Outdoor Gym
  • Cafe - Refurbished cafe opens March 2016
  • Playground
  • Wooden Trim Trail - Installed in 2017
  • Pavilion (facilities including male and female changing rooms, toilets, and shower rooms)
  • Male & female public toilets. Toilets located near the café. Disabled toilets located by the old stable block. These toilets are open 7.30am – 3pm and maintained by Sutton Council
  • Allotment Sites x2
  • Croquet & Bowls Club. Contact: cheamcroquetbowlsclub@gmail.com
  • Cafe - Refurbished in 2016

Please note: BBQs are not permitted at his park.