Lovely hidden London backyard of ruins and vines that has a tragic historical past

Beautiful hidden London garden of ruins and vines that has a tragic history

Trying to find a piece of greenery in London that isn’t crowded with other people can be difficult to find.

You could spend hours wandering around trying to find a place to call your own for the afternoon and enjoying non-stop bliss.

So forget Hyde Park, Primrose Hill and the rest and embark on a little adventure to find the Gardens which are set in the ruins of a town church.

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Enjoy a moment of calm in the chaos of the city(Image: GWire/Flickr)

St Dunstan’s Church was originally built around 1100, a south nave was added in 1391 and the entire building repaired in 1631.

The Gothic architecture stands in sharp contrast to the modern buildings that surround it.

But let’s turn back the clock a little.

Look out for some tropical palm trees in the ruins(Image: Peter Trimming /Geograph)

The church has struggled through destruction several times over the centuries(Image: Elisa Rolle/Wikimedia Commons)

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