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We will be launching the 2021 programme at 12pm on 11 August 2021

  • Entrance to St Leonards Air Raid Shelter
  • Interpretation Board for St Leonards Air Raid Shelter
  • Coat hooks
  • Chemical Toilet from the Day Room
  • Interior image of the sleeping quarters

St Leonards Court Air Raid Shelter, East Sheen

Philip A W Roffey

place
Palmers Road, East Sheen, SW14 7NG

Travel Information

train
Nearest train: Mortlake
directions_bus
Bus routes: 337, 493, 33
The Air Raid Shelter was first built in 1939 for the the residents of St Leonards Court. A dormitory annex with 48 beds was added in 1940. Some of the original features, such as handmade lampshades, are remarkably well preserved.

Events

Sunday 5th September
Tour of St Leonards Court air raid shelter
schedule Time: 1pm to 1.30pm
group Capacity: 6
Booking essential
Tour of St Leonards Court air raid shelter
schedule Time: 1.30pm to 2pm
group Capacity: 6
Booking essential
Tour of St Leonards Court air raid shelter
schedule Time: 2pm to 2.30pm
group Capacity: 6
Booking essential
Tour of St Leonards Court air raid shelter
schedule Time: 2.30pm to 3pm
group Capacity: 6
Booking essential
Tour of St Leonards Court air raid shelter
schedule Time: 3pm to 3.30pm
group Capacity: 6
Booking essential
Tour of St Leonards Court air raid shelter
schedule Time: 3.30pm to 4pm
group Capacity: 6
Booking essential
Tour of St Leonards Court air raid shelter
schedule Time: 4pm to 4.30pm
group Capacity: 6
Booking essential
Tour of St Leonards Court air raid shelter
schedule Time: 4.30pm to 5pm
group Capacity: 6
Booking essential

Design

Original design
Philip A W Roffey, 1939
Type
Miscellaneous
Period
Inter-war