Ilchester Place, W8

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Ilchester Place is a road in the W8 postcode area



ADD A STORY TO ILCHESTER PLACE
VIEW THE HOLLAND PARK AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE HOLLAND PARK AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE HOLLAND PARK AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE HOLLAND PARK AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE HOLLAND PARK AREA IN THE 1900s
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Holland Park

Holland Park is a district, an underground station (and indeed a park) in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.

Holland Park has a reputation as an affluent and fashionable area, known for attractive large Victorian townhouses, and high-class shopping and restaurants.

The district was rural until the 19th century. Most of it was formerly the grounds of a Jacobean mansion called Holland House. In the later decades of that century the owners of the house sold off the more outlying parts of its grounds for residential development, and the district which evolved took its name from the house. It also included some small areas around the fringes which had never been part of the grounds of Holland House, notably the Phillimore Estate and the Campden Hill Square area. In the late 19th century a number of notable artists (including Frederic Leighton, P.R.A. and Val Prinsep) and art collectors lived in the area. The group were collectively known as ’The Holland Park Circle’. Holland Park was in most part very comfortably upper middle class when originally developed and in recent decades has gone further upmarket.

Of the 19th-century residential developments of the area, one of the most architecturally interesting is The Royal Crescent designed in 1839. Clearly inspired by its older namesake in Bath, it differs from the Bath crescent in that it is not a true crescent at all but two quadrant terraces each terminated by a circular bow in the Regency style which rises as a tower, a feature which would not have been found in the earlier classically inspired architecture of the 18th century which the design of the crescent seeks to emulate. The design of the Royal Crescent by the planner Robert Cantwell in two halves was dictated by the location of the newly fashionable underground sewers rather than any consideration for architectural aesthetics.

Holland Park is now one of the most expensive residential districts in London.

Holland Park station, on the Central London Railway, opened on 30 July 1900. The station building was refurbished in the 1990s.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Addison Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Aubrey House:   Aubrey House is a large 18th-century detached house with two acres of gardens in the Campden Hill area of Holland Park.
Avonmore Neighbourhood Family Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Avonmore Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Cape Nursery:   The Cape Nursery once lay along the south side of Shepherd’s Bush Green.
Coach and Horses:   The Coach & Horses was situated at 108 Notting Hill Gate.
Earls Court Exhibition Centre:   Earls Court Exhibition Centre is an exhibition, conference and events venue in London that opened in 1937.
Ecole Francaise de Londres Jacques Prevert:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11. Admissions policy: Selective (grammar).
Fox Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Holland Park:   Holland Park is a district, an underground station (and indeed a park) in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.
Holland Park:   
Holland Park School:   Academy converter (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Horbury Chapel (Kensington Temple):   In September 1849, the Horbury Chapel, Notting Hill was officially opened.
Kensington (Olympia):   Kensington (Olympia) station in West London is managed and served by London Overground and also served by London Underground.
Kensington Primary Academy:   Academy sponsor led (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Kensington Wade:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
La Scuola Italiana A Londra:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 14. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Ladbroke Square Garden:   Ladbroke Square communal garden lies in Notting Hill.
Masbro Brook Green Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Masbro Childrens Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Mercury Theatre:   The Mercury Theatre was situated at 2a Ladbroke Road, next to the Kensington Temple.
Norland Place School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Notting Hill:   Notting Hill: A place whose fortunes have come, gone and come again...
Notting Hill in Bygone Days:   Notting Hill in Bygone Days by Florence Gladstone, was originally published in 1924 by T. Fisher Unwin.
Notting Hill in Bygone Days: Chenesitun and Knotting Barns:   Chapter 1 of the book "Notting Hill in Bygone Days" by Florence Gladstone (1924)
Notting Hill in Bygone Days: In the Eighteenth Century:   Chapter 3 of the book "Notting Hill in Bygone Days" by Florence Gladstone (1924)
Olympia:   Olympia is an exhibition centre, event space and conference centre in West Kensington, London, England.
Prince Albert:   The Prince Albert has been a Notting Hill feature since the 1840s.
Snowflake School:   Other independent special school which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 16.
Southbank International School Kensington:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St Barnabas and St Philip’s CofE Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 11.
St Barnabas’ Church:   St Barnabas’ Church is a church in Kensington.
St James Junior School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11. Admissions policy: Selective (grammar).
St James Senior Girls’ School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
St John’s Hill:   St John’s Hill is the highest point in the area.
St John’s, Notting Hill:   St John’s Notting Hill is a Victorian Anglican church built in 1845 in Lansdowne Crescent, Notting Hill.
St Mary’s Catholic Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St Peter’s Notting Hill:   St Peter’s Notting Hill is a Victorian Anglican church in Kensington Park Road, designed by architect Thomas Allom.
The Cardinal Vaughan Memorial RC School:   Academy converter (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
The Crown:   The Crown was situated at 57 Princedale Road.
The Fulham Boys School:   Free schools (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18.
West Kensington:   West Kensington station was opened in 1877.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Addison Road station:   Addison Road station, Kensington in the early 1900s.
Pembridge Road (1900s):   This is the view looking north down Pembridge Road from Notting Hill Gate.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Abbotsbury Close, W14 · Abbotsbury Road, W14 · Abingdon Mansions, W8 · Addison Bridge Place, W14 · Addison Crescent, W14 · Addison Gardens, W14 · Addison Place, W11 · Addison Road, W14 · Airlie Gardens, W8 · Aisgill Avenue, W14 · Anley Road, W14 · Applegarth Road, W14 · Argyll Mansions, W14 · Arundel Gardens, W11 · Aubrey Road, W8 · Aubrey Walk, W8 · Augustine Road, W14 · Avonmore Place, W14 · Avonmore Road, W14 · Aynhoe Road, W14 · Barons Court Road, W14 · Barons Keep, W14 · Beaconsfield Terrace Road, W14 · Beaconsfield Terrace, W14 · Beaumont Avenue, W14 · Beaumont Crescent, W14 · Beckford Close, W14 · Bellamy Close, W14 · Berghem Mews, W14 · Bishop King’s Road, W14 · Blythe Mews, W14 · Blythe Road, W14 · Bolingbroke Road, W14 · Boyne Terrace Mews, W11 · Brook Green, W14 · Bulmer Mews, W11 · Caithness Road, W14 · Callcott Street, W8 · Campden Hill Gardens, W8 · Campden Hill Place, W11 · Campden Hill Road, W8 · Campden Hill Square, W8 · Campden Hill Towers, W11 · Campden Hill, W8 · Campden Street, W8 · Carlton Mansions, W14 · Castletown Road, W14 · Ceylon Road, W14 · Challoner Crescent, W14 · Challoner Mansions, W14 · Challoner Street, W14 · Charecroft Way, W12 · Charecroft Way, W14 · Charleville Road, W14 · Chepstow Crescent, W11 · Chepstow Villas, W11 · Clarendon Cross, W11 · Clarendon Road, W11 · Comeragh Mews, W14 · Comeragh Road, W14 · Cope Place, W8 · Cromwell Crescent, SW5 · Denbigh Close, W11 · Denbigh Road, W11 · Denbigh Terrace, W11 · Dewhurst Road, W14 · Duchess of Bedford’s Walk, W8 · Dunsany Road, W14 · Earl’s Terrace, W8 · Earls Court Road, W8 · Earls Walk, W8 · Earsby Street, W14 · Edith Villas, W14 · Edwardes Place, W8 · Edwardes Square Studios, W8 · Edwardes Square, W8 · Elgin Crescent, W11 · Elsham Road, W14 · Empress Place, SW6 · Essex Villas, W8 · Fairfax Place, W14 · Fairholme Road, W14 · Fane Street, W14 · Farley Court, W14 · Farm Place, W8 · Farmer Street, W8 · Faroe Road, W14 · Fenelon Place, W14 · Fitz-George Avenue, W14 · Fitz-James Avenue, W14 · Fitzjames Avenue, W14 · Gibbs Green Close, W14 · Girdlers Road, W14 · Gledstanes Road, W14 · Gorleston Street, W14 · Gratton Road, W14 · Greyhound Road, W14 · Gunterstone Road, W14 · Gwendwr Road, W14 · Hammersmith Road, W14 · Hansard Mews, W12 · Hansard Mews, W14 · Hazlitt Mews, W14 · Hazlitt Road, W14 · Hillgate Place, W8 · Hillgate Street, W8 · Hillsleigh Road, W8 · Hofland Road, W14 · Holland Gardens, W14 · Holland House, W8 · Holland Park Avenue, W11 · Holland Park Gardens, W14 · Holland Park Ilchester Place, W8 · Holland Park Mews, W11 · Holland Park Road, W14 · Holland Park Road, W14 · Holland Park Roundabout, W12 · Holland Park Terrace, W11 · Holland Park, W11 · Holland Park, W11 · Holland Park, W11 · Holland Road, E13 · Holland Road, W14 · Holland Villas Road, W14 · Holland Walk, W11 · Holland Walk, W8 · Horbury Crescent, W11 · Horbury Mews, W11 · Ilchester Place, W14 · Ilchester Place, W8 · Irving Road, W14 · Ivatt Place, W14 · Kensington Hall Gardens, W14 · Kensington High Street, W14 · Kensington Park Gardens, W11 · Kensington Park Road, W11 · Kenton Court, W14 · Ladbroke Gardens, W11 · Ladbroke Grove, W11 · Ladbroke Road, W11 · Ladbroke Square, W11 · Ladbroke Terrace, W11 · Ladbroke Walk, W11 · Lakeside Road, W14 · Lambton Place, W11 · Lansdowne Crescent, W11 · Lansdowne Cresent, W11 · Lansdowne Mews, W11 · Lansdowne Rise, W11 · Lansdowne Road, W11 · Lansdowne Walk, W11 · Ledbury Mews North, W11 · Ledbury Mews West, W11 · Lillie Yard, SW6 · Lisgar Terrace, W14 · Logan Place, W8 · Longridge Road, SW5 · Lower Addison Gardens, W14 · Maclise Road, W14 · Marchbank Road, SW6 · Marchbank Road, W14 · Masbro Road, W14 · Matheson Road, W14 · Melbury Court, W14 · Melbury Court, W8 · Melbury Road, W14 · Milson Road, W14 · Minford Gardens, W14 · Mornington Avenue, W14 · Mund Street, W14 · Munden Street, W14 · Napier Place, W14 · Napier Road, W14 · Netherwood Road, W14 · Nevern Road, SW5 · Nevern Square, SW5 · Norland Place, W11 · North End Crescent, W14 · North End Cresent, W14 · North End Parade, W14 · North End Road, W14 · Notting Hill Gate, W11 · Oakwood Court, W14 · Olympia Way, W14 · Oxford Gate, W14 · Park Close, W14 · Peel Street, W8 · Pelham House, W14 · Pembridge Crescent, W11 · Pembridge Mews, W11 · Pembridge Road, W11 · Pembridge Road, W2 · Pembridge Villas, W11 · Pembroke Gardens Close, W8 · Pembroke Gardens, W8 · Pembroke Mews, W8 · Pembroke Place, W8 · Pembroke Road, W8 · Pembroke Square, W8 · Pembroke Studios, W8 · Pembroke Villas, W8 · Pembroke Walk, W8 · Pencombe Mews, W11 · Perham Road, W14 · Philbeach Gardens, SW5 · Philbeach Gardens, SW6 · Phillimore Gardens, W8 · Phillimore Place, W8 · Portland Gate, SW7 · Portland Road, W11 · Pottery Lane, W11 · Prince?s Yard, W11 · Princedale Road, W11 · Princes Place, W11 · Radnor Terrace, W14 · Redan Street, W14 · Richmond Court, W14 · Richmond Way, W14 · Rockley Road, W14 · Rosmead Road, W11 · Russell Gardens Mews, W14 · Russell Gardens, W14 · Russell Road, W14 · Saint Mary Abbot’s Place, W8 · Sheldrake Place, W8 · Simon Close, W11 · Sinclair Gardens, W14 · Sinclair Road, W14 · Somerset Square, W14 · Souldern Road, W14 · South Edwardes Square, W8 · Southcombe Street, W14 · Springvale Terrace, W14 · St Andrew’s Road, W14 · St Mary Abbots Place, W8 · St Mary Abbots Terrace, W14 · St. Johns Gardens, W11 · St. John’s Gardens, W11 · St. Mary Abbot’s Place, W8 · Stable Yard Ilchester Place, W8 · Stafford Terrace, W8 · Stanley Crescent, W11 · Stanley Gardens Mews, W11 · Stanley Gardens, W11 · Stanwick Road, W14 · Star Road, W14 · Sterndale Road, W14 · Stonor Road, W14 · Strangways Terrace, W14 · Sun Road, W14 · Testerton Walk, W11 · Thornwood Gardens, W8 · Tor Gardens, W8 · Trevanion Road, W14 · Turneville Road, W14 · Upper Addison Gardens, W14 · Upper Phillimore Gardens, W8 · Uxbridge Street, W8 · Vereker Road, W14 · Vernon Street, W14 · Vernon Yard, W11 · Victoria Gardens, W11 · Warwick Chambers, W8 · Warwick Gardens, W14 · Warwick Road, W14 · Welbeck Court, W14 · West Cromwell Road, SW5 · West Cromwell Road, W14 · West Kensington Court, W14 · West Kensington Mansions, W14 · Westwick Gardens, W14 · Wilby Mews, W11 · Windsor Way, W14 · Woodsford Square, W14 · Wycombe Square, W8 ·
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Maps


Inner West London (1932) FREE DOWNLOAD
1930s map covering East Acton, Holland Park, Kensington, Notting Hill, Olympia, Shepherds Bush and Westbourne Park,
George Philip & Son, Ltd./London Geographical Society, 1932

Central London, south west (1901) FREE DOWNLOAD
Central London, south west.
Stanford's Geographical Establishment. London : Edward Stanford, 26 & 27, Cockspur St., Charing Cross, S.W. (1901)

Environs of London (1832) FREE DOWNLOAD
Engraved map. Hand coloured. Relief shown by hachures. A circle shows "Extent of the twopenny post delivery."
Chapman and Hall, London

London Underground Map (1921).  FREE DOWNLOAD
London Underground map from 1921.
London Transport

The Environs of London (1865).  FREE DOWNLOAD
Prime meridian replaced with "Miles from the General Post Office." Relief shown by hachures. Map printed in black and white.
Published By J. H. Colton. No. 172 William St. New York

London Underground Map (1908).  FREE DOWNLOAD
London Underground map from 1908.
London Transport

Ordnance Survey of the London region (1939) FREE DOWNLOAD
Ordnance Survey colour map of the environs of London 1:10,560 scale
Ordnance Survey. Crown Copyright 1939.

Outer London (1901) FREE DOWNLOAD
Outer London shown in red, City of London in yellow. Relief shown by hachures.
Stanford's Geographical Establishment. London : Edward Stanford, 26 & 27, Cockspur St., Charing Cross, S.W. (1901)
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