Play areas


  • NEAP = neighbourhood equipped area for play. A minimum area of 1,000 square metres with at least eight activities
  • LEAP = local equipped area for play. A minimum area of 400 square metres with at least five activities
  • LAP = local area for play. Formally designated area for play to be at least 100 square metres in size with up to three activities

Please note: Some of the play areas below have changed ownership to Red Kite Community Housing Association.

Play facilities designed for children
LocationPlay area NameTypeOwnership
Abbey, High Wycombe Deeds Grove LEAP WDC
Mount Close Play Area MUGA WDC
Shelley Road LEAP WDC
Beacon's Bottom / Studley Green Beacons Bottom Sports Ground LEAP Stokenchurch Parish Council
Bledlow Ridge Meadow Styles Playing Fields LEAP Bledlow cum Saunderton Parish
Bledlow Bledlow VIllage Hall LEAP Bledlow Village Hall
Booker and Cressex, High Wycombe Booker Recreation Ground LEAP WDC
Redman Road LEAP Red Kite
Booker Place LAP Privately owned
Bourne End Blind Lane Recreation Ground LEAP Wooburn and Bourne End Parish
Bourne End Recreation Ground LEAP Wooburn and Bourne End Parish
Bowerdean, High Wycombe Bowerdean Recreation Ground LEAP Red Kite
Princes Gate LEAP WDC
The Roperies NEAP WDC
Chepping Wycombe Queensmead LEAP
Red Kite
Thanestead Copse LEAP WDC
Oakwood LEAP Red Kite
The Pines LEAP Red Kite
Straight Bit LEAP Chepping Wycombe Parish Council
Station Road LEAP Chepping Wycombe Parish Council
Ashley Drive Recreation Ground LEAP Chepping Wycombe Parish Council
Desborough, High Wycombe Desborough Street LEAP Red Kite
Downley and Disraeli The Pastures LEAP Red Kite
School Close NEAP WDC
Disraeli, High Wycombe Rennie Close LEAP WDC
Hughenden Park NEAP WDC
Ibstone Ibstone Common LEAP Ibstone Parish Council
Great Marlow      
Hazlemere Badger Way LEAP WDC
Beechlands LEAP
Privately owned
Hazlemere Recreation Ground LEAP Hazlemere Parish Council
Rose Avenue LEAP Hazlemere Parish Council
Cedar Park recreation ground LEAP Hazlemere Parish Council
Widmer End Widmer End Recreation Ground LEAP Widmer End Village Hall and Recreation Ground Committee
Hughenden Valley King George's Field LEAP Hughenden Village Hall
Naphill Naphill Recreation Ground LEAP Hughenden Village Hall
Walters Ash Kilnwood LEAP Hughenden Parish Council
Templewood LEAP Hughenden Parish Council
Walters Ash Middle School LEAP Hughenden Parish Council
Great Kingshill Great Kingshill Recreation Ground LEAP Hughenden Parish Council
Upper North Dean Upper North Dean Village Hall LEAP Hughenden Parish Council
Longwick Longwick Playing Field LEAP Longwick cum Ilmer Parish Council
Butlers Cross Butlers Cross Recreation Ground LEAP Ellesborough Parish Council
Terrick Terrick Playing Fields LEAP Ellesborough Parish Council
Smoky Row Kimblewick Road LEAP Great and Little Kimble Parish
Lacey Green Lacey Green Cricket Ground LEAP
Privately owned
Lane End Simmons Way LEAP Red Kite
Little Marlow Little Marlow Recreation Ground LEAP Little Marlow Parish Council
Marlow Riley Recreation Ground LEAP
Marlow Town Council
Sandygate Close LAP Red Kite
Wallace Close LEAP Red Kite
Shelley Road LEAP Red Kite
Newfield Gardens LEAP Red Kite
Higginson Park NEAP WDC
Seymour Park LEAP (+ junior) Marlow Town Council
Campbell Road (TBC) LEAP Marlow Town Council
Marlow Bottom Marlow Bottom Playing Field LEAP Marlow Bottom Parish Council (leased to Marlow Bottom Playing Fields Management Committee)
Medmenham Ferry Lane LEAP Medmenham Parish Council
  Danesfield Arms LEAP Privately owned
Micklefield, High Wycombe Micklefield NEAP Red Kite
Melbourne Road NEAP
Red Kite
Herbert Road LEAP Red Kite
Welles Road LEAP Red Kite
St Hugh's Avnue  
Privately owned
Oakridge and Castlefield, High Wycombe Cross Road LEAP Red Kite
Desborough Castle NEAP WDC
Vanguard Close LEAP Privately Owned
Piddington Piddington Recreation Ground LEAP Piddington and Wheeler End Parish Council
Monks Risborough Mill Lane LEAP Princes Risborough Town Council
Princes Risborough King George V's Park LEAP Princes Risborough Town Council
Woodfield Road LEAP Princes Risborough Town Council
Wades Park LEAP Princes Risborough Town Council
Radnage Radnage Recreation Ground LEAP Radnage Parish Council
Ryemead, High Wycombe

Ropes on the Rye
The Rye Toddler Area LEAP WDC
Sands, High Wycombe Roundwood LEAP Red Kite
Desborough Recreation Ground NEAP WDC
Saunderton Saunderton Lodge LEAP WDC
Speen Speen Playing Field LEAP Lacey Green Parish Council
LEAP Stokenchurch Parish Council
Stokenchurch Cricket Ground LEAP Stokenchurch Parish Council
Terriers and Amersham, High Wycombe Totteridge Recreation Ground LEAP WDC
Totteridge, High Wycombe Hillary Road LEAP Red Kite
Baring Road LEAP Red Kite
Hampden Way LEAP Privately owned

Hennerton Way
LEAP Privately owned

Conway House
LEAP Red Kite
Tadros Court Play Area LEAP WDC
West Wycombe Pedestal Playing Fields LEAP West Wycombe Parish Council
Wooburn Holtspur Avenue LEAP Wooburn and Bourne End Parish
  Watery Lane LEAP Wooburn and Bourne End Parish
Wooburn Park LEAP Wooburn and Bourne End Parish
Sappers Field LEAP Wooburn and Bourne End Parish

Contact information

For enquiries about WDC play areas, please contact idverde.


  • Telephone: 08000 728 876

For facilities not owned by Wycombe DC

For Red Kite call 01494 476100 or email

For parish owned facilities you will need to contact the individual Parish Councils.