small town was a hamlet until the opening
of Elstree station in 1868. The High
Street is part of the Roman Watling Street
and the crossroads have been present since
feature of Elstree is Aldenham Country
Park with 175 acres of woodland, a
reservoir, fishing, sailing, rare breeds,
play areas, refreshments and it plays host
to events such as craft fairs. The park is
open every day.
include a network of footpaths,
Winnie-the-Poohs 100 Aker Wood, a
rare breeds farm, lakeside and nature
trail, childrens adventure play area
and picnic site.
There is a
Golf and Country Club, including an
18-hole par 73 course that incorporates
various streams and lakes.