Hounslow Tw4, KT19

An area dating from around the second world war with housing mainly dating from the 1960s

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Hounslow Tw4, KT19

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Road · Hounslow West · TW4 ·
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2020

A street within the TW4 postcode




NEARBY STREETS
Arundel Road, TW4 Arundel Road is a road in the TW4 postcode area
Badger Close, TW4 A street within the TW4 postcode
Basildene Road, TW4 Basildene Road is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.
Beavers Lane, TW4 Beavers Lane is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.
Chester Road, TW4 Chester Road is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.
Chinchilla Drive, TW4 Chinchilla Drive is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.
Clifford Road, TW4 Clifford Road is a road in the TW4 postcode area
Dunstan’s Road, TW4 Dunstan’s Road is a road in the TW4 postcode area
Ely Road, TW4 Ely Road is a road in the TW4 postcode area
Ermine Close, TW4 A street within the TW4 postcode
Francis Road, TW4 Francis Road is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.
Fusiliers Way, TW4 A street within the TW4 postcode
Grantley Road, TW4 Grantley Road is a road in the TW4 postcode area
Great South-West Road, TW4 This is a street in the TW4 postcode area
Heathrow International Trading Estate, TW4 A street within the TW4 postcode
Ivanhoe Road, TW4 Ivanhoe Road is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.
Kevin Close, TW4 A street within the TW4 postcode
Lela Avenue, TW4 Lela Avenue is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.
Lichfield Road, TW4 Lichfield Road is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.
Manor Avenue, TW4 Manor Avenue is a road in the TW4 postcode area
Marmot Road, TW4 Marmot Road is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.
Marnell Way, TW4 Marnell Way is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.
Mink Court, TW4 Mink Court is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.
Musquash Way, TW4 A street within the TW4 postcode
Opossum Way, TW4 Opossum Way is a road in the TW4 postcode area
Raccoon Way, TW4 Raccoon Way is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.
Sable Close, TW4 Sable Close is a road in the TW4 postcode area
Salisbury Road, TW4 Salisbury Road is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.
Springwell Court, TW4 A street within the TW4 postcode
Squirrel Close, TW4 Squirrel Close is a road in the TW4 postcode area
St Dunstans Road, TW4 St Dunstans Road is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.
St. Dunstans Road, TW4 A street within the TW4 postcode
Vincent Road, TW4 Vincent Road is one of the streets in the Twickenham postal district.
Wallbrook Business Centre, TW4 A street within the TW4 postcode
Warwick Road, TW4 Warwick Road is a road in the TW4 postcode area
Wilton Road, TW4 Wilton Road is a road in the TW4 postcode area


Hounslow West

Hounslow West was once the terminus of the London Underground Hounslow branch.

The original station was opened by the District Railway (now the District line) on 21 July 1884. It was originally named Hounslow Barracks since it was situated close to the Cavalry Barracks in Hounslow which were south of the station on Beavers Lane.

At first, the station was the terminus of a single track branch line from the now-closed Hounslow Town station on Hounslow High Street. This branch diverged from the main route about 300 metres east of the present Hounslow East station. When the branch opened there were no intermediate stations between this station and Osterley & Spring Grove (now called Osterley).

New stations were eventually opened and on 1 December 1925 Hounslow West, Hounslow Central and Hounslow East received their current station names. The branch had been electrified in 1905.

The original building was demolished and a new Stanley Heaps and Charles Holden-designed Hounslow West opened on 5 July 1931 on the Bath Road.

Piccadilly line services were extended to Hounslow West on 13 March 1933. District line services were progressively reduced to rush-hour services before final withdrawal on 9 October 1964.

In the 1970s, work began on an extension from Hounslow West to Heathrow Airport. As the Heathrow service required a new alignment, new platforms were brought into use underground in 1975.

Hounslow West is located on Bath Road about 600 metres from its junction with the Great West Road and Great South West Road.




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