We have received a response to our Freedom of Information request, confirming that Merton Council does indeed own the entirety of the land at the southern end of Ravensbury Grove.
This includes the derelict garages site, the grassed area with the planter & trees, plus the actual land around the small block of flats.
Merton Council’s email reads:
Freedom of Information Act 2000 / Environmental Information Regulations 2004 Information request
We have now considered your information request as set out below.
Please find attached image indicating areas 1, 2, 3 & 4 at the southern end of Ravensbury Grove.
We would like clarification as to whether Merton Council currently own or have transferred ownership & title to these areas of land.
I confirm that Legal Services have checked the deeds and the freehold interest in all these areas as shown on your plan is owned by Merton Council.
Ravensbury Residents Association RRA