Gunpowder Park

Postcode: EN9 3GP

This award winning park offers 37,400m2 of hireable space surrounded by trees and grassy banks, ideal for sporting events including runs and cycles and corporate hires.

Previous events that have taken place on this site include Cyclocross competitions, corporate summer parties and charity runs. There’s space for 48 cars in the hard standing car park with the option of an overflow car park for another 50 cars. Lee Valley Campsite, Sewardstone is a six minute drive for your guests to extend their visit.


Key information

  • Size of footprint: 89,759m²

  • Size of hireable space: 37,402m²

  • Surface: Large grass open space, partly hilly and a hard standing surface. As the site is open we’ll require it be fenced during events

  • Utilities (power, water, waste drainage): Mains water and power supply

  • Lighting: Lighting in car park

  • Toilet facilities: Ladies: two cubicles, Men’s: two urinals, with baby changing in both men’s and women’s, one disabled toilet

  • Ground reliability: Good

  • Transport links: Car: chargeable hard standing car park with 48 spaces and five disabled spaces plus 50 spaces overflow car park depending on time of year, road access from J26 M25. Rail: Enfield Lock (25 minute walk). Bike: Sustrans Route 1, A1055 Cycle Path and Lee Valley. Buses stop close to the site

  • Vehicle access width: Via car park and past the building to the right. Restrictions apply to articulated lorries but suitable for large vans

  • Pedestrian access width:Via Field Station, Haws Lane and Enfield Island - 3m

  • Availability: March to October

  • Nearest accommodation: Lee Valley Campsite, Sewardstone, E4 7RA (eight minute drive). Premier Inn Waltham Abbey, EN9 3QF (15 minute walk)

  • Local Authority: Epping Forest District Council