Butterfield Green

Butterfield Green is a small local park in Stoke Newington. The park holds a Green Flag award. The awards are given to the best green spaces in the country and are awarded to ensure that the quality of the green space remains high.

See management plan 2022 to 2027 (PDF 4.9mb).



  • community orchard
  • 1 table tennis table
  • 2 play areas
  • playable stream and water pump
  • floodlit multi use games area
  • trim trail
  • basketball court
  • seating areas
  • flowerbeds

Get fit at Butterfield Green

Butterfield Green has many recreational facilities for your use and enjoyment, including a trim trail, basketball practice court and a multi use games area. There are also two play areas and a stream for the children to enjoy.

Butterfield Green user group

The Butterfield Green user group helps care for the site with monthly community gardening days and regular events. Contact butterfieldgreen@googlemail.com.


Barbecues are not allowed on Butterfield Green.


Dogs are excluded from the play areas in Butterfield Green. The Council has the power to request that dogs are put on leads if they are behaving aggressively, causing damage, or if their owner does not have appropriate control over them. More information on dogs in parks.

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Page updated on: 12 October 2023

Butterfield Green


Butterfield Green
Allen Road
N16 8SB



Closing times:

  • 1 Jan to 8 Jan: 4.30pm      
  • 9 Jan to 22 Jan: 5pm
  • 23 Jan to 5 Feb: 5.30pm
  • 6 Feb to 26 Feb: 6pm
  • 27 Feb to 12 Mar: 6.30pm
  • 13 Mar to 25 Mar: 7pm
  • 26 Mar to 9 Apr: 8pm
  • 10 Apr to 23 Apr: 8.30pm
  • 24 Apr to 7 May: 9pm
  • 8 May to 6 Aug: 9.30pm
  • 7 Aug to 20 Aug: 9pm
  • 21 Aug to 3 Sep: 8.30pm
  • 4 Sep to 17 Sep: 8pm
  • 18 Sep to 1 Oct: 7.30pm
  • 2 Oct to 15 Oct: 7pm
  • 16 Oct to 29 Oct: 6.30pm
  • 20 Oct to 26 Nov: 5pm
  • 27 Nov to 31 Dec: 4.30pm