Depot Approach, NW2

Road in/near Cricklewood

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Depot Approach, NW2

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Road · Cricklewood · NW2 ·
JANUARY
1
2000

Depot Approach is a street in Cricklewood.




NEARBY LOCATIONS OF NOTE
Cricklewood Broadway (1933) Smiths of Cricklewood were notable clockmakers.

NEARBY STREETS
Allotment Way, NW2 Allotment Way is a road in the NW2 postcode area
Ash Grove, NW2 Ash Grove is a street in Cricklewood.
Ashford Road, NW2 Ashford Road is a street in Cricklewood.
Besant Road, NW2 Besant Road is a road in the NW2 postcode area
Blackstone Road, NW2 Blackstone Road is a road in the NW2 postcode area
Briar Road, NW2 Briar Road is a road in the NW2 postcode area
Broadway Retail Park, NW2 Broadway Retail Park is a street in Cricklewood.
Burlington Parade Edgware Road, NW2 Burlington Parade Edgware Road is a street in Cricklewood.
Burlington Parade, NW2 Burlington Parade is a street in Cricklewood.
Caddington Road, NW2 Caddington Road is a street in Cricklewood.
Cedar Road, NW2 Cedar Road is a street in Cricklewood.
Compton Close, NW11 Compton Close is a street in Golders Green.
Cricklewood Broadway, NW2 Cricklewood Broadway is a street in Cricklewood.
Dairyman Close, NW2 Dairyman Close is a street in Cricklewood.
Dawson Road, NW2 Dawson Road is a street in Cricklewood.
Draycott Close, NW2 Draycott Close is a street in Cricklewood.
Elm Grove, NW2 Elm Grove is a street in Cricklewood.
Elsinore Gardens, NW2 Elsinore Gardens is a road in the NW2 postcode area
Galsworthy Road, NW2 Galsworthy Road is a road in the NW2 postcode area
Gillingham Road, NW2 Gillingham Road is a road in the NW2 postcode area
Gratton Terrace, NW2 Gratton Terrace is a road in the NW2 postcode area
Handley Grove, NW2 Handley Grove is a street in Cricklewood.
Hassop Road, NW2 Hassop Road is a street in Cricklewood.
Horton Avenue, NW2 Horton Avenue is a road in the NW2 postcode area
Howard Close, NW2 Howard Close is a road in the NW2 postcode area
Howard Road, NW2 Howard Road is a street in Cricklewood.
Hudson Way, NW2 Hudson Way is a road in the NW2 postcode area
Ivy Road, NW2 Ivy Road is a street in Cricklewood.
Kara Way, NW2 Kara Way is a street in Cricklewood.
Kingweston Close, NW2 Kingweston Close is a road in the NW2 postcode area
Langton Road, NW2 Langton Road is a road in the NW2 postcode area
Larch Road, NW2 Larch Road is a road in the NW2 postcode area
Lichfield Road, NW2 Lichfield Road is a street in Cricklewood.
Longley Way, NW2 Longley Way is a road in the NW2 postcode area
Marnham Avenue, NW2 Marnham Avenue is a road in the NW2 postcode area
Midland Terrace, NW2 Midland Terrace is a street in Cricklewood.
Mora Road, NW2 Mora Road is a street in Cricklewood.
Needham Terrace, NW2 Needham Terrace is a street in Cricklewood.
Oak Grove, NW2 Oak Grove is a street in Cricklewood.
Oaklands Grove, NW2 Oaklands Grove is a street in Cricklewood.
Oaklands Road, NW2 Oaklands Road is a street in Cricklewood.
Pine Road, NW2 Pine Road is a road in the NW2 postcode area
Richborough Road, NW2 Richborough Road is a street in Cricklewood.
Rockhall Way, NW2 Rockhall Way is a road in the NW2 postcode area
Roman Road, NW2 Roman Road is a street in Cricklewood.
Rusper Close, NW2 Rusper Close is a road in the NW2 postcode area
Sandifer Drive, NW2 Sandifer Drive is a road in the NW2 postcode area
Shannon Close, NW2 Shannon Close is a street in Cricklewood.
Sheldon Road, NW2 Sheldon Road is a road in the NW2 postcode area
Somerton Road, NW2 Somerton Road is a road in the NW2 postcode area
Stoll Close, NW2 Stoll Close is a road in the NW2 postcode area
Sylvan Grove, NW2 Sylvan Grove is a road in the NW2 postcode area
The Broadway, NW2 The Broadway is a street in Cricklewood.
Thorverton Road, NW2 Thorverton Road is a street in Cricklewood.
Westcroft Close, NW2 Westcroft Close is a street in Cricklewood.
Westcroft Way, NW2 Westcroft Way is a road in the NW2 postcode area
Woodvale Way, NW11 Woodvale Way is a road in the NW11 postcode area
Worley Court, NW2 Worley Court is a street in Cricklewood.
Wren Avenue, NW2 Wren Avenue is a road in the NW2 postcode area
Yew Grove, NW2 Yew Grove is a road in the NW2 postcode area


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.


LOCAL PHOTOS
Woodstock House
TUM image id: 1050
Golders Lodge
TUM image id: 1058
Hendon Greyhound Stadium
TUM image id: 1060
Hendon Fever Hospital
TUM image id: 1072
Oxgate Farm
TUM image id: 1129
Earlsfields
TUM image id: 1145
Maygrove Peace Park
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