Scarcroft Green is managed by City of York Council. The bowling and croquet facility is managed by York Croquet Club.
This large open space offers a breathing space in a busy urban setting on the outskirts of the city centre.
- play area with a wide variety of play equipment suitable for all age ranges
- large open grassed area
- outdoor table tennis table
- five-a-side football posts
- 1 bowling green
- 2 croquet lawns
Scarcroft Green is open 24/7. There is easy access with level pathways and a cycle route. Access to the bowling and croquet greens is restricted to players.
Travel and parking
Buses run frequently from the city centre to Scarcroft Green.
For up-to-date information about local bus routes see the iTravel York website.
The nearest council car park is Bishopthorpe Road car park (approximately 5-minutes away, on foot).
You can also use available on-street parking in the surrounding streets, showing consideration for local residents.
However, please note that a number of surrounding streets fall with Residents' Priority Parking Scheme zones
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