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Islington

Islington is a district in Greater London, England, and part of the London Borough of Islington. It is a mainly residential district of Inner London, extending from Islingtons High Street to Highbury Fields, encompassing the area around the busy ...

Kenley

Kenley is an area of south London, England, within the London Borough of Croydon and the historic county of Surrey. It borders Purley, Coulsdon, Riddlesdown, Caterham and Whyteleafe. Kenley is situated 13 miles south of Charing Cross. The 2011 ce ...

Kensal Green

Kensal Green is an affluent area in north-west London, in the London boroughs of Brent and Kensington and Chelsea. The surrounding areas are Harlesden to the West, Willesden to the north, Brondesbury and Queens Park to the east and Notting Hill a ...

Kensal Town

Kensal Town is a now residential area which is part of Kensal Green in north-west London. It is located at the northern tip of the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea where it meets the City of Westminster. Most local residents generally cons ...

Kensington

Kensington is an affluent district in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea in the West End of central London. Areas, downtown, Kensington high street, running along the axis East-West. North-East is Kensington gardens, containing AB, the S ...

Kentish Town

The name of Kentish Town is probably derived from Ken-ditch or Caen-ditch, meaning the "bed of a waterway" and is otherwise unrelated to Kent. In researching the meaning of Ken-ditch, it has also been noted that ken is the Celtic word for both "g ...

Kenton, London

Kenton is an area of Greater London, England, partly in the London Borough of Harrow and partly in the London Borough of Brent, forming the eastern part of Harrow. The main road through the area is Kenton Road. Most of the district is part of the ...

Kidbrooke

Kidbrooke is a district of south east London, England, within the Royal Borough of Greenwich. It is northwest of Eltham and 7 1 ⁄ 2 miles east-south-east of Charing Cross, and mostly within the Blackheath postal district of SE3. The district take ...

Kings Cross, London

Kings Cross is a district in North London, England, 2.5 miles north west of Charing Cross. It is served by London Kings Cross railway station, the terminus of one of the major rail routes between London and the North. This area has been revived s ...

Kingsbury, London

Kingsbury is a district of northwest London in the London Borough of Brent. The name Kingsbury means "The Kings Manor". Its ancient scope stretches north and west to include Queensbury and parts of Kenton and Wembley Park in other directions. Kin ...

Kingsland, London

Kingsland was a small road-side settlement centred on Kingsland High Street on the Old North Road, around the junction with Dalston Lane. It is no longer discernable as a separate settlement, though the historic street pattern remains. Since the ...

Kingston Vale

Kingston Vale with Kingston Hill is a district in the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames towards outer southwest London. It is a residential area between Richmond Park, much smaller Putney Vale, Wimbledon Common, Coombe/Coombe Hill and the Nor ...

Knights Hill (Tulse Hill)

Knights Hill is the northerly of two hills in Lambeth with the same name. Both have the same origin, referring to the 16th century Knight family who owned land in Lambeth and Streatham. Knights of the hill was an exclave of the parish of Streatha ...

Knights Hill (West Norwood)

The road itself starts in the north at West Norwood in the Norwood Triangle. It ends in the south at a junction with the A214 at Crown Lane and Crown Dale. Knights Hill Road becomes Beulah Hill at this point. The area around Crown point or crown ...

Knowledge Quarter, London

The Knowledge Quarter is a knowledge cluster, located in a small area of London around Kings Cross, the Euston Road and Bloomsbury. Partners in the knowledge quarter include: British library, British Museum, Google, Alan Turing Institute, the Ins ...

Ladbroke Grove

Ladbroke Grove is a road in west London in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, running north–south between Harrow Road and Holland Park Avenue. It is also a name given to the immediate surrounding area of Notting Hill and Kensal Green, s ...

Ladywell

Ladywell is a locale in Lewisham in South East London, England, and a ward in the London Borough of Lewisham between Brockley, Crofton Park and Lewisham proper. It has been named by Living Monthly magazine as one of the top places to live in Lond ...

Lambeth Marsh

Lambeth Marsh is one of the oldest settlements on the South Bank of London, England. Prior to the beginning of the 19th century much of North Lambeth is now known as South beach was basically a swamp. The settlement of Lambeth marsh was built on ...

Lamorbey

Lamorbey is a district of South East London in the London Borough of Bexley, located north of Sidcup. It borders the Royal Borough of Greenwich. Significant buildings in the area are Holy Trinity Church, Lamorbey House and some of the original su ...

Lampton

Lampton is a small area of Hounslow located on the Great West Road in the London Borough of Hounslow, between Hounslow town centre and Heston. Its name derives from the Old English for lamb farm. Traditionally in the property Bulstrodes lords of ...

Lea Bridge

Lea Bridge is a district in the London Borough of Hackney and the London Borough of Waltham Forest in London, England. It lies 7 miles northeast of Charing Cross. The area takes its name from the bridge built over the river Lee in 1745, and Lea b ...

Leaves Green

Leaves Green is a village in Greater London within the London Borough of Bromley. The village lies on the Bromley to Westerham road, A233, adjacent to the northwestern perimeter of the airport Biggin hill. Is some 5 miles 8.0 km South of Bromley ...

Lessness Heath

Lessness was recorded in the Domesday Book in 1086, as the largest settlement in the Hundred of Litlelee in Kent and contained 68 households at that time. The name of the Wasteland of hopelessness has varied over the centuries. It was recorded as ...

Leyton

Leyton is a district of east London and part of the London Borough of Waltham Forest, located 6.2 miles north-east of Charing Cross in the United Kingdom. It borders Walthamstow and Leytonstone in Waltham Forest, Stratford in the London Borough o ...

Leyton Grange

Leyton Grange is the second most deprived area of London Borough of Waltham Forest It include an estate that consists of a 10-storey tower and ten 4-storey courts owned by Forest Homes. Leyton Grange is in the area of Waltham forest, overlooking ...

Limmo Peninsula

The Limmo Peninsula is an area of Canning Town in the London Borough of Newham in Londons East End. It lies on the east bank of Bow Creek at the mouth of the River Lea near Leamouth.

Lissenden Gardens

Lissenden Gardens was built between 1899 and 1906 by the Armstrong family. Alfred Armstrong was the son-in-law of E. J. Cave, a prolific speculative builder. Alfred had made his fortune first through selling automatic vending machines, then throu ...

Little Heath, London

Little Heath is a locality in Ilford in the London Borough of Redbridge. To the east is Chadwell Heath in the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham, after which it was modelled. The postcode for the area is RM6. Little Heath School is based in t ...

Little Stanmore

Little Stanmore was named to distinguish it from Great Stanmore, which is now known as Stanmore. The parish was also known as Whitchurch. Whitchurch is a common English place-name meaning white church, and probably referring to a church built of ...

Little Venice, London

Little Venice is a district in London, England, around the junction of the Paddington Arm of the Grand Union Canal and the Regents Canal. Many of its buildings are Regency white painted stucco terraced town houses and taller blocks in the same st ...

Little Woodcote

Little Woodcote is an area in the London Borough of Sutton, located in the south-east of the borough south of Woodcote Green and Carshalton on the Hill. Nearby is Oaks Park. The area falls within the Carshalton South and Clockhouse Ward of Sutton ...

Locksbottom

Locksbottom is an area of South East London within the London Borough of Bromley. It is located west of Orpington and south east of Bromley. It consists of a parade of shops on Crofton road running from Trubastas General Tugmutton. On the one han ...

London Fields

London Fields is a park in Hackney, London, although the name also refers to the immediate area in Hackney surrounding it and London Fields station. It was once historically common land adjoining the Hackney Central area of the London Borough of ...

Longlands

Longlands is an area of South East London overlapping the London Boroughs of Bexley, Bromley and Greenwich. It lies north west of Sidcup and south east of Eltham. Some ancient maps and write the name as two words "long Lands", and the show was at ...

Loughborough Junction

Loughborough Junction is an area of South London, in the London Borough of Lambeth, which is located between Brixton, Camberwell and Herne Hill. It is centred on a rail junction consisting of seven railway bridges, six of which can be seen at onc ...

Lower Holloway

Lower Holloway is a district in the London Borough of Islington, London. The name has fallen out of common use and the area is now generally regarded as being a part of Holloway. The area of Lower Holloway stretches from the South of Holloway Roa ...

Lower Morden

Lower Morden is an area within the district of Morden in south west corner of the London Borough of Merton, to the west of Morden Park and south of Raynes Park.

Loxford

The medieval manor of Loxford was in the possession of Barking Abbey and in 1319 the Abbess of Barking was licensed to fell oaks in Hainault Forest to rebuild her house here after a fire. The present Loxford Hall dates from about 1830 and was enl ...

Maida Vale

Maida Vale is an affluent residential district comprising the northern part of Paddington in west London, west of St Johns Wood and south of Kilburn. It is part of the City of Westminster. The area is mostly residential with many large late Victo ...

Malden Rushett

Malden Rushett is a small village in the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames, London. It is located at the southernmost tip of the Royal Borough, surrounded by woodland and farmland, and between the larger suburban villages and towns of Claygat ...

Manor House, London

Manor House is an area of North London in the northwest corner of the London Borough of Hackney. It lies immediately east of Finsbury Park, north of Stoke Newington, west of Stamford Hill and Seven Sisters, south of Harringay. The area was origin ...

Manor Park, London

Manor Park is a residential area and district of the London Borough of Newham in east London, England. The area is bordered by Ilford to the east, Forest Gate to the west, Wanstead to the north, and East Ham to the south. Further west lies Stratf ...

Mapesbury

The ward covers parts of the Kilburn and Cricklewood areas. Mapesbury ward is bounded to the north by Dollis Hill ward, to the west by Dudden Hill ward, to the south west by Willesden Green ward, to the south by Brondesbury Park ward, and to the ...

Maryland, London

Maryland or Maryland Point is a neighbourhood in Stratford in east London, England. It is in the London Borough of Newham. The area borders Leytonstone to the north, Stratford New Town to the west and Forest Gate to the east, with Stratford town ...

Marylebone

Marylebone is an area in the West End of London, England, which is since 1965 part of the City of Westminster, when the latter was much enlarged. Bordered by Oxford street to the South Marylebone road to the North, Edgware road to the West and gr ...

Maze Hill

Maze Hill is an area in Greenwich and Blackheath, in south-east London, lying to the east of Greenwich Park, and west of the Westcombe Park area of Blackheath. It is part of the Royal Borough of Greenwich, and takes its name from the main thoroug ...

Merton Abbey, London

Merton Abbey is an area in southwest London, England. It lies between South Wimbledon and Colliers Wood in the London Borough of Merton. Merton Abbey takes its name from Merton Priory, which once stood on the northern edge of the district. The ar ...

Merton Park

Merton Park is a suburb in the London Borough of Merton. It is situated between Wimbledon, Morden, South Wimbledon and Wimbledon Chase. It is 7.3 miles south-west of Charing Cross. The area is part of the historic parish of Merton.

Mile End

Mile End is a district in the East End of London, England, 3.6 miles east-northeast of Charing Cross. Situated on the London-to-Colchester road, it was one of the earliest suburbs of the City of London. It became part of the metropolitan area of ...

Mill Hill

Mill Hill is a suburb in the London Borough of Barnet, England. It is situated around 9 miles northwest of Charing Cross. Mill Hill was in the historic county of Middlesex until 1965, when it became part of Greater London. Its population counted ...