Play Areas



Map of play areas and skateparks in the Winchester District


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Winchester City Council manages 24 equipped play areas in the city and surrounding district. There are also 3 skate parks managed by Winchester City Council. Any play areas in the district not managed by the City Council are the responsibility of your local parish council.

The City Council has a five year plan for refurbishing its play areas, which is currently in the second year. Play areas can be found at:

  • Chaundler Road - Abbotts Barton
  • Abbey Gardens - City Centre
  • North Walls Recreation Ground, River Park Leisure Centre - City Centre
  • Orams Arbour, Clifton Road - City Centre
  • Arlington Place - City Centre
  • King George V Play Area, Milland Road - Highcliffe
  • Gordon Avenue - Highcliffe
  • Dean Park, Dean Lane - Weeke
  • Stanmore Recreation Ground, Cromwell Road - Stanmore
  • Thurmond Crescent - Stanmore
  • Walpole Road - Stanmore
  • Somers Close - Stanmore
  • Monarch Way - Stanmore
  • Culver Road (Friary Gardens) - St Cross
  • Teg Down Meads 
  • Taplings Road - Weeke
  • St Martins Close - Winnall
  • Winnall Manor Road - Winnall
  • Fairdown Close - Winnall
  • Imber Road - Winnall
  • Nursery Gardens, Fulflood
  • Marnhill Rise, Fulflood
  • Bath Place, Fulflood

There are 4 It's Ok to Play woodland play areas across the District:

The City Council also manages and maintains 3 skateparks within the District at the following sites:

There are a number of other skateparks within the district which are managed by Parish Councils. For more information on these skateparks you should contact your parish clerk.

Another skatepark can be found at:

  • Meadowside - near Meadowside Leisure Centre, Whiteley