Willow Grove, Ruislip, Middlesex

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Willow Grove, HA4

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Willow Grove is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.




NEARBY STREETS
Acorn Grove, HA4 Acorn Grove is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Almond Close, HA4 Almond Close is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Bedford Road, HA4 Bedford Road is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Beechwood Avenue, HA4 Beechwood Avenue is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Bell Close, HA4 Bell Close is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Berkeley Close, HA4 Berkeley Close is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Blagrove Crescent, HA4 Blagrove Crescent is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Blaydon Close, HA4 A street within the HA4 postcode
Brickwall Lane, HA4 Brickwall Lane is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Broadwood Avenue, HA4 Broadwood Avenue is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Bromley Crescent, HA4 Bromley Crescent is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Brook Close, HA4 Brook Close is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Brook Drive, HA4 Brook Drive is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Clyfford Road, HA4 Clyfford Road is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Cornwall Road, 06052 This is a street in the 06052 postcode area
Cornwall Road, HA4 Cornwall Road is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Courtfield Gardens, HA4 Courtfield Gardens is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Courtlands Close, HA4 Courtlands Close is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Cranley Drive, HA4 Cranley Drive is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Crescent Gardens, HA5 Crescent Gardens is a road in the HA5 postcode area
Croft Gardens, HA4 Croft Gardens is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Crosier Way, HA4 Crosier Way is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Crown Apartments, HA4 A street within the HA4 postcode
Denbigh Close, HA4 Denbigh Close is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Dormywood, HA4 Dormywood is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Eastcote Road, HA4 Eastcote Road is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Elmbridge Close, HA4 Elmbridge Close is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Elmbridge Drive, HA4 Elmbridge Drive is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Evelyn Avenue, HA4 Evelyn Avenue is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Eversley Crescent, HA4 Eversley Crescent is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Fairacres, HA4 Fairacres is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Garden Close, HA4 Garden Close is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Glenalla Road, HA4 Glenalla Road is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Green Walk, HA4 Green Walk is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Grooms Drive, HA4 Grooms Drive is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Grooms Drive, HA5 Grooms Drive is a road in the HA5 postcode area
Grosvenor Vale, HA4 Grosvenor Vale is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Hathaway Close, HA4 Hathaway Close is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Hatherleigh Road, HA4 Hatherleigh Road is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Herlwyn Avenue, HA4 Herlwyn Avenue is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
High Street, HA4 High Street is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Hillingdon Learning Developement Centre, HA4 Hillingdon Learning Developement Centre is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Holyrood Avenue, HA4 Holyrood Avenue is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Hope Cottages, HA4 Hope Cottages is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Kings College Road, HA4 Kings College Road is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Kingswear Road, HA4 Kingswear Road is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Larne Road, HA4 Larne Road is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Lawn Close, HA4 Lawn Close is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Lea Crescent, HA4 Lea Crescent is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Lea Cresent, HA4 Lea Cresent is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Linden Close, HA4 Linden Close is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Lovatt Drive, HA4 Lovatt Drive is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Manor Close, HA4 Manor Close is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Manor Way, HA4 Manor Way is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Meadow Close, HA4 Meadow Close is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Midcroft, HA4 Midcroft is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
New Pond Parade, HA4 New Pond Parade is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
North Drive, HA4 North Drive is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Northdown Close, HA4 Northdown Close is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Oakfield Close, HA4 Oakfield Close is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Old Hatch Manor, HA4 Old Hatch Manor is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Park Avenue, HA4 Park Avenue is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Pembroke Avenue, HA4 Pembroke Avenue is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Pembroke Road, HA4 Pembroke Road is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Penbroke Road, HA4 A street within the HA4 postcode
Pond Green, HA4 Pond Green is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Princes Lane, HA4 Princes Lane is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Princess Lane, HA4 Princess Lane is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Priory Close, HA4 Priory Close is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Regency Drive, HA4 A street within the HA4 postcode
River Close, HA4 River Close is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Rosebury Vale, HA4 Rosebury Vale is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Roundways, HA4 Roundways is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Roundways, HA4 Roundways is a crescent running off West End Road.
Salcombe Way, HA4 Salcombe Way is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Seaton Gardens, HA4 Seaton Gardens is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Shenley Avenue, HA4 Shenley Avenue is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
South Drive, HA4 South Drive is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Stafford Road, HA4 Stafford Road is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Stonefield Way Industrial Estate, HA4 Stonefield Way Industrial Estate is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Sunnydene Avenue, HA4 Sunnydene Avenue is a road in the HA4 postcode area
The Ridgeway, HA4 The Ridgeway is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Torrington Road, HA4 Torrington Road is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Trevor Crescent, HA4 Trevor Crescent is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Warrender Way, HA4 Warrender Way is a road in the HA4 postcode area
West End Road, HA4 West End Road is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
West Hatch Manor, HA4 West Hatch Manor is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
West Way, HA4 West Way is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Westbury Close, HA4 Westbury Close is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Westfield Way, HA4 Westfield Way is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Westholme Gardens, HA4 Westholme Gardens is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Willow Gardens, HA4 Willow Gardens is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Windmill Court, HA4 A street within the HA4 postcode
Windmill Hill, HA4 Windmill Hill is one of the streets in the Harrow postal district of Middlesex.
Windmill Way, HA4 Windmill Way is a road in the HA4 postcode area
Woodford Hall, HA4 A street within the HA4 postcode


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.
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