Queensway South, KT12

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Queensway South is a road in the KT12 postcode area



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VIEW THE HERSHAM AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE HERSHAM AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE HERSHAM AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE HERSHAM AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE HERSHAM AREA IN THE 1900s
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Queen's Park

Queen's Park lies between Kilburn and Kensal Green, developed from 1875 onwards and named to honour Queen Victoria.

The north of Queen's Park formed part of the parish of Willesden and the southern section formed an exclave of the parish of Chelsea, both in the Ossulstone hundred of Middlesex. In 1889 the area of the Metropolitan Board of Works that included the southern section of Queen's Park was transferred from Middlesex to the County of London, and in 1900 the anomaly of being administered from Chelsea was removed when the exclave was united with the parish of Paddington. In 1965 both parts of Queen's Park became part of Greater London: the northern section - Queen's Park 'proper' formed part of Brent and the southern section - the Queen's Park Estate - joined the City of Westminster.

Queen's Park, like much of Kilburn, was developed by Solomon Barnett. The two-storey terraced houses east of the park, built between 1895 and 1900, typically have clean, classical lines. Those west of the park, built 1900–05, tend to be more Gothic in style. Barnett's wife was from the West Country, and many of the roads he developed are named either for places she knew (e.g. Torbay, Tiverton, Honiton) or for popular poets of the time (e.g. Tennyson). The first occupants of the area in late Victorian times were typically lower middle class, such as clerks and teachers. Queen's Park is both demographically and architecturally diverse. The streets around the park at the heart of Queens Park are a conservation area.

There is hardly any social housing in the streets around Queens Park itself, and the area was zoned as not suitable for social housing in the 1970s and 1980s as even then house prices were above average for the borough of Brent, which made them unaffordable for local Housing Associations. The main shopping streets of Salusbury Road and Chamberlayne Road have fewer convenience stores and more high-value shops and restaurants. Local schools – some of which struggled to attract the children of wealthier local families in the past – are now over-subscribed. House prices have risen accordingly.

Queen's Park station was first opened by the London and North Western Railway (LNWR) on 2 June 1879 on the main line from London to Birmingham.

Services on the Bakerloo line were extended from Kilburn Park to Queen's Park on 11 February 1915. On 10 May 1915 Bakerloo services began to operate north of Queen's Park as far as Willesden Junction over the recently built Watford DC Line tracks shared with the LNWR. As of December 2013, no mainline services calling at the station and the Watford service has been transferred to London Overground.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Back Green:   
Bell Farm Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Burhill Primary School:   Foundation school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Cardinal Newman Catholic Primary School:   Academy converter (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Coronation Playing Fields:   
Hersham Green:   
Hersham Riverside Park:   
North East Surrey Secondary Short Stay School:   Pupil referral unit which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16.
The Danesfield Manor School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Three Rivers Academy:   Academy converter (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18.
Walton Leigh School:   Community special school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 19.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Albany Road, KT12 · Albury Road, KT12 · Arch Road, KT12 · Ashton Close, KT12 · B365, KT12 · B365, KT13 · Back Green, KT12 · Beecot Lane, KT12 · Belgrave Close, KT12 · Betley Court, KT12 · Brampton Gardens, KT12 · Broad Close, KT12 · Broadwater Close, KT12 · Broadwater Road North, KT12 · Brunswick Close, KT12 · Burhill Road, KT12 · Burlea Close, KT12 · Burnwood Park Road, KT12 · Burwood Road, KT12 · Carmalt Gardens, KT12 · Carrow Road, KT12 · Celandine Road, KT12 · Chargate Close, KT12 · Charlton Avenue, KT12 · Church Green, KT12 · Claremont Close, KT12 · Clarence Close, KT12 · Clarence Road, KT12 · Clements Road, KT12 · Cleveland Close, KT12 · Cowley Crescent, KT12 · Cranbourne Close, KT12 · Cranley Road, KT12 · Crofton Avenue, KT12 · Crossway, KT12 · Dallington Close, KT12 · Danesfield Close, KT12 · Devon Road, KT12 · Dukes Road, KT12 · Eastwick Road, KT12 · Eriswell Road, KT12 · Esher Road, KT12 · Farmleigh Grove, KT12 · Faulkner’s Road, KT12 · Felcott Close, KT12 · Felcott Road, KT12 · Fernleigh Close, KT12 · Fisher Close, KT12 · Fox Hollow, KT12 · Fox Wood, KT12 · Frith Knowle, KT12 · Garrick Close, KT12 · Gladsmuir Close, KT12 · Grange Road, KT12 · Green Lane, KT12 · Groombridge Close, KT12 · Halfway Green, KT12 · Heathfield Road, KT12 · Hersham Gardens, KT12 · Hersham Road, KT12 · Holwood Close, KT12 · Home Farm Gardens, KT12 · Hutton Close, KT12 · Ince Road, KT13 · Ingrams Close, KT12 · Kelvedon Avenue, KT12 · Kenilworth Drive, KT12 · Kenwood Drive, KT12 · King George Avenue, KT12 · Larkhall Close, KT12 · Long Lodge Drive, KT12 · Longmore Road, KT12 · Lovelace Gardens, KT12 · Lyon Road, KT12 · Marlborough Close, KT12 · Mayfield Close, KT12 · Mayfield Gardens, KT12 · Mayfield Road, KT12 · Mead Road, KT12 · Meadow Close, KT12 · Meadowside, KT12 · Melrose Gardens, KT12 · Midway, KT12 · MILLERS CLOSE, KT12 · Mills Road, KT12 · Mole Road, KT12 · Molesey Close, KT12 · New Berry Lane, KT12 · Newhall Gardens, KT12 · Newlands Close, KT12 · North Road, KT12 · Oak Lodge Close, KT12 · Old Esher Road, KT12 · Patmore Lane, KT12 · Pembroke Avenue, KT12 · Pleasant Place, KT12 · Police Station Road, KT12 · Pratts Lane, KT12 · Primrose Road, KT12 · Queensway North, KT12 · Queensway South, KT12 · Queensway, KT12 · Rabbit Lane, KT12 · Ramornie Close, KT12 · Rembrandt Way, KT12 · Ringmore Road, KT12 · Riverside Drive, KT12 · Robert Close, KT12 · Robinsway, KT12 · Rodney Road, KT12 · Rybrook Drive, KT12 · Rydens Avenue, KT12 · Rydens Close, KT12 · Rydens Grove, KT12 · Rydens Road, KT12 · Saint Martins Drive, KT12 · Servern Drive, KT12 · Seven Hill Close, KT12 · Seven Hill Close, KT13 · Severn Drive, KT12 · Shaldon Way, KT12 · Snellings Road, KT12 · Somerset Close, KT12 · South Lodge Road, KT12 · Southdown Road, KT12 · St. Michael’s Close, KT12 · Stanley Gardens, KT12 · Station Avenue, KT12 · Stoke Road, KT12 · The Furrows, KT12 · Thistlecroft Road, KT12 · Thrupps Avenue, KT12 · Thrupps Lane, KT12 · Trenchard Close, KT12 · Turners Lane, KT12 · Vaux Crescent, KT12 · West Grove, KT12 · Westcar Lane, KT12 · Westdene, KT12 · Winslow Way, KT12 ·
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Ordnance Survey of the London region (1939) FREE DOWNLOAD
Ordnance Survey colour map of the environs of London 1:10,560 scale
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Stanford's Geographical Establishment. London : Edward Stanford, 26 & 27, Cockspur St., Charing Cross, S.W. (1901)
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