St. Stephen’s Avenue, W12
Buildings in this area date from the nineteenth century or before
St. Stephen’s Avenue, W12
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St. Stephen’s Avenue is a road in the W12 postcode area
Abdale Road, W12 Abdale Road is located near the ’Groves’ area of Shepherd’s Bush. Addison Avenue, W11 Addison Avenue runs north from Holland Park Avenue and was originally called Addison Road North. Addison Place, W11 In the nineteenth century, Addison Place was known by two names - Phoenix Place and Crescent Mews East. Ariel Way, W12 Ariel Way connects White City bus station with Shephard’s Bush. Askew Road, W12 Askew Road is named after a local landowning family, the Askews, who also owned substantial land in Gloucestershire. Avondale Park Gardens, W11 Avondale Park Gardens, unlike other roads in the area, was developed in the 1920s when it was laid out on the former workhouse site. Bangor Street, W11 Bangor Street, W11 was situated on the site of the modern Henry Dickens Court. Banister Road, W10 Banister Road just scrapes being classed as belonging to the Queen's Park Estate. Barb Mews, W6 Barb Mews is a through road off Shepherds Bush Road. Bard Road, W10 Bard Road lies in the area of London W10 near to Latimer Road station. Bathurst Gardens, NW10 Bathurst Gardens, NW10 is an east-west road connecting the junction of All Souls Avenue with College Road. Blake Close, W10 Blake Close is one of the streets of London in the W10 postal area. Bomore Road, W11 Bomore Road survived post-war redevelopment with a slight change in alignment. Boxmoor Street, W11 Boxmoor Street was also known as Henry Place and Beaumont Street during its brief life. Bramley Mews, W10 Bramley Mews become part of a redelevopment of the area north of Latimer Road station in the 1960s. Bramley Road, W10 Bramley Road is the street in which Latimer Road station is situated. British Grove, W4 The Hammersmith and Turnham Green British School created the name British Grove. Brook Green, W14 Brook Green runs either side of the green of the same name - the W14 section runs north of the green. Bruce Close, W10 Bruce Close replaced the earlier Rackham Street in this part of W10. Brunel Mews, W10 Brunel Mews, a tiny cul-de-sac, is the northern extension of Sixth Avenue. Bryony Road, W12 Bryony Road was one of the main roads of the 1920s Wormholt Estate. Calverley Street, W10 Calverley Street, one of the lost streets of W10 is now underneath a motorway slip road. Canal Way, W10 Canal Way was built on the site of the Kensal Gas Works. Castelnau, SW13 Castelnau was called Upper Bridge Road until 1889 leading as it did to Hammersmith Bridge. Chaldon Road, SW6 Chaldon Road is one of the streets of London in the SW6 postal area. Church Road, SW13 Church Road runs from Barnes High Street at its western end to Rocks Lane and Castelnau at the other. Cleveland Avenue, W4 Barbara, Duchess of Cleveland, lived in Walpole House and was buried in St Nicholas Church. Cornwall Grove, W4 Cornwall Grove is the middle of five groves with names beginning A to E. Dalgarno Way, W10 Dalgarno Way is one of the streets of London in the W10 postal area. Darfield Way, W10 Darfield Way, in the Latimer Road area, was built over a number of older streets as the Westway was built. Darfield Way, W10 Darfield Way is one of the streets of London in the W10 postal area. Dorando Close, W12 Dorando Close commemorates Dorando Pietri who finished first in the marathon of the 1908 London Olympics but was disqualified for receiving assistance. East Mews, W10 East Mews was lost when the Westway was built. It lies partially under the modern Darfield Way. Ferry Road, SW13 Ferry Road is one of the streets of London in the SW13 postal area. Frog Island, W12 Frog Island was the name of a lane leading north from the Uxbridge Road. Gerard Road, SW13 Gerard Road is one of the streets of London in the SW13 postal area. Goldhawk Road, W12 Goldhawk Road is a main road in West London, which starts at Shepherd’s Bush and runs west. Goldhawk Road, W6 The W6 section of Goldhawk Road runs down to Stamford Brook station. Gowan Avenue, SW6 Gowan Avenue is one of the streets of London in the SW6 postal area. Greswell Street, SW6 Greswell Street, shorter than its neighbouring streets, leads to Craven Cottage, home of Fulham FC. Haarlem Road, W6 Haarlem Road runs from Dunsany Road to Augustine Road in West Kensington, Hewer Street, W10 Built as part of the St Charles’ estate in the 1870s, it originally between Exmoor Street to a former street called Raymede Street. Humber Drive, W10 Humber Drive is one of the streets of London in the W10 postal area. Huxley Street, W10 Huxley Street is the only street beginning with an H on the Queen’s Park Estate. Kenley Street, W11 Kenley Street, W11 was originally William Street before it disappeared. Kensal House, W10 Kensal House (1936), was designed to show off the power of gas and originally had no electricity at all. Kings Yard, E15 Kings Yard is one of the streets of London in the E15 postal area. Kingsdown Close, W10 Kingsdown Close is one of a select number of roads in London W10 lying south of Westway. Kitson Road, SW13 Kitson Road was laid out in 1907 and named after Canon Kitson, sometime rector. Ladbroke Grove, W10 Ladbroke Grove runs from Notting Hill in the south to Kensal Green in the north, and straddles the W10 and W11 postal districts. Lakeside Road, W14 Lakeside Road was built on the site of artificial lakes formed by local brickworks. Lionel Mews, W10 Lionel Mews was built around 1882 and probably disappeared in the 1970s. Lockton Street, W11 Lockton Street, just south of Latimer Road station is so insignificant that nary a soul know’s it’s there... Lonsdale Road, SW13 William Lowther, 2nd Earl of Lonsdale bought the land in 1846, on which the road was later built. Lowther Road, SW13 Lowther Road is named for William Lowther, 2nd Earl of Lonsdale, local landowner, Lyric Road, SW13 Lyric Road is one of the streets of London in the SW13 postal area. Madrid Road, SW13 Madrid Road is one of the streets of London in the SW13 postal area. Manchester Road, W10 Manchester Road is one of the lost streets of North Kensington, now buried beneath a roundabout. Maple Walk, W10 Post war development on the Queen’s Park Estate created some plant-based street names. Middle Row, W10 Middle Row is one of the original streets laid out as Kensal New Town. Nassau Road, SW13 Nassau Road is one of the streets of London in the SW13 postal area. Nowell Road, SW13 Nowell Road is one of the streets of London in the SW13 postal area. Nursery Lane, W10 Nursery Lane is one of the streets of London in the W10 postal area. Oakworth Road, W10 Oakworth Road dates from the 1920s when a cottage estate was built by the council. Oliphant Street, W10 Oliphant Street was the final alphabetical street on the original Queen’s Park Estate naming scheme. Paddenswick Road, W6 Paddenswick Road commemorates the medieval manor and estate of Palingswick (or Paddenswick) Manor, located on the site of Ravenscourt Park and first recorded in the 12th century. Peach Road, W10 Paach Road is one of the newer streets of the Queen’s Park Estate in London W10 Pember Road, NW10 Pember Road is one of the side streets to the west of Kilburn Lane, NW10 Pring Street, W10 The unusually-named Pring Street was situated between Bard Road and Latimer Road. Purves Road, NW10 Purves Road is named after the solicitor of the United Land Company who were developers in this area. Queensdale Road, W11 Queensdale Road is a long road stretching from west to east, containing terraces of Victorian houses. Queensmill Road, SW6 Queensmill Road dates from between 1901 when the first of its houses went up and 1903. Rackham Street, W10 Rackham Street is a road that disappeared from the streetscape of London W10 in 1951. Raymede Street, W10 Raymede Street, after severe bomb damage in the area, disappeared after 1950. Regent Street, NW10 Regent Street, otherwise an obscure side street is one of the oldest roads in Kensal Green. Ronan Walk, W10 Ronan Walk was one of the streets constructed in a 1970s build parallel to the Harrow Road. Rootes Drive, W10 Rootes Drive is one of the streets of London in the W10 postal area. Royal Parade, SW6 Royal Parade is one of the streets of London in the SW6 postal area. Scrubs Lane, W10 Scrubs Lane is the road on the very western boundary of the London W10 postal area. Shortlands, W6 Shortlands commemorates a local field name, first mentioned in the reign of Henry V. Southern Row, W10 Southern Row was originally South Row to match the other streets in the neighbourhood. St Andrews Square, W11 St Andrews Square is a street in Notting Dale, formed when the Rillington Place area was demolished. St Anns Road, W11 St Anns Road, along with St Anns Villas, runs north from Royal Crescent. St Anns Villas, W11 St Ann’s Villas, leading into Royal Crescent, is a pleasant tree-lined if busy road. St James’s Gardens, W11 St James’s Gardens is an attractive garden square with St James Church in the middle of the communal garden. St Quintin Avenue, W10 St Quintin Avenue connects North Pole Road with the roundabout at the top of St Mark’s Road. Station Walk, W10 Station Walk is one of the streets of London in the W10 postal area. Stephenson Street, NW10 Stephenson Street was built in 1889 by the London and North Western Railway (LNWR) for its employees. Stokesley Street, W12 Stokesley Street is named after John Stokesley who was Catholic Bishop of London during the reign of Henry VIII. Stoneleigh Place, W11 Stoneleigh Place, formerly called Abbey Road, was built across a brickfield in Notting Dale. Talbot Mews, W11 Talbot Mews seems to have disappeared just after the Second Worid War. Telford Road, W10 Telford Road is one of the local streets named after prominent nineteenth century scientists. Walmer Road, W10 Walmer Road is the great lost road of North Kensington, obliterated under Westway. Walmer Road, W11 Walmer Road is the oldest street in the area, dating from the eighteenth century or before. Wardo Avenue, SW6 Wardo Avenue is one of the streets of London in the SW6 postal area. Waynflete Square, W10 Waynflete Square is one of the newer roads in the vicinity of Latimer Road station. Webb Close, W10 Webb Close is one of the streets of London in the W10 postal area. West Cross Route, W11 The West Cross Route is a 1.21 km-long dual carriageway running north-south between the northern elevated roundabout junction with the western end of Westway (A40) and the southern Holland Park Roundabout. Western Dwellings, W10 Western Dwellings were a row of houses, opposite the Western Gas Works, housing some of the workers. White City Close, W12 White City Close was designed as a compact series of two- to four-storey brown-brick terraces enclosing landscaped footways and courts. Wood Lane, W12 Wood Lane runs from Shepherd’s Bush to Wormwood Scrubs and lies wholly in London W12. Wulfstan Street, W12 Wulfstan Street, like all streets in the Wormholt and Old Oak Estate, was named after a Bishop of London. Wyatt Drive, SW13 Wyatt Drive is one of the streets of London in the SW13 postal area. Wyfold Road, SW6 Wyfold Road is one of the streets of London in the SW6 postal area.
Shepherd's Bush is an area of west London in the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham.
Although it is primarily residential in character, its focus is the shopping area of Shepherd's Bush Green, with the Westfield shopping centre lying a short distance to the north. The main thoroughfares are Uxbridge Road
, Goldhawk Road
and Askew Road
, all containing a large number of small and mostly independent shops, pubs and restaurants. The Loftus Road
football stadium in Shepherd's Bush is home to Queens Park Rangers F.C.. In 2011, the population of the area was 39,724.
The district is bounded by Hammersmith to the south, Holland Park and Notting Hill to the east, Harlesden to the north and by Acton and Chiswick to the west. White City forms the northern part of Shepherd's Bush. Shepherd's Bush comprises the Shepherd's Bush Green, Askew, and White City wards.