Lydford Road, W9

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Lydford Road is a street in Maida Vale.



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VIEW THE WEST KILBURN AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE WEST KILBURN AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE WEST KILBURN AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE WEST KILBURN AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE WEST KILBURN AREA IN THE 1900s
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West Kilburn

West Kilburn is the westernmost slice of London W9, centered around Fernhead Road.

West Kilburn is a rather small part of London. Bravington Road forms the boundary of West Kilburn with its neighbour to the west - the Queens Park Estate.

To the north is Queen's Park station itself. Walterton Road and Saltram Crescent forms the eastern boundary with Harrow Road to the south.

Tall 19th century houses are the predominant feature in this area. Many have now been converted to flats.

The area houses two hitherto notorious estates - the Mozart and the South Kilburn in Brent.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
A seminal gig:   Once upon a time in 1979, Joy Division, OMD and A Certain Ratio were on the same bill - and all for £1.50.
Acklam Hall:   Acklam Hall became a community centre for the post-Westway Acklam Road
Acklam Road Adventure Playground:   Acklam Road Adventure Playground was created in the 1960s.
All Saints Church:   All Saints church was designed by the Victorian Gothic revival pioneer William White, who was also a mountaineer, Swedish gymnastics enthusiast and anti-shaving campaigner.
Basing Street (SARM) Studios:   SARM Studios is a recording studio, established by Chris Blackwell, the founder of Island Records.
Cabaret Voltaire in Acklam Road:   Cabaret Voltaire played one of their classic early gigs under the flyover in Acklam Road.
Carlton Vale Infant School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 7.
Christ Church CofE Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Colville Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11.
Corner of Kilburn Park Road and Shirland Road:   Kilburn Park Road and Shirland Road meet at a junction in the north of Maida Vale.
Dorothy Gardner Centre:   Local authority nursery school (Nursery) which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 5.
Duke of Cornwall (The Ledbury):   The Duke of Cornwall pub morphed into the uber-trendy "The Ledbury" restaurant.
Early Years Service at Holmfield House:   This is a children’s centre.
Epic Learning Independent School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 13 and 18.
Essendine Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 11.
Gaumont State:   The Gaumont State Cinema is a Grade II listed Art Deco theatre. While it still exists, it is no longer a cinema.
Granville Plus Nursery School:   Local authority nursery school (Nursery) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 5.
Kilburn Grange School:   Free schools (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Kilburn Park:   Kilburn Park station was opened on 31 January 1915 as the temporary terminus of the Bakerloo line’s extension from Paddington.
Lancefield Coachworks:   Lancefield Coachworks was a builder of bespoke bodies for expensive car chassis always introducing sporting elements into designs.
Maida Hill:   Maida Hill's name derives from the Hero of Maida inn which used to be on Edgware Road near the Regent's Canal.
Mary Paterson Nursery School:   Local authority nursery school (Nursery) which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 5.
North West Locality Hub Lead -Queen’s Park Children’s Centre:   This is a children’s centre.
Orme's Green:   Ormes Green was the former name for this part of Westbourne Park.
Queen Elizabeth II Jubilee School:   Community special school which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 19.
Queen's Park:   Queen's Park lies between Kilburn and Kensal Green, developed from 1875 onwards and named to honour Queen Victoria.
Salusbury Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Selby Square, W10:   Selby Square is a walkway in the Queen’s Park Estate
St Eugene de Mazenod Roman Catholic Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
St Luke’s CofE Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 11.
St Mary’s Harrow Road:   St Mary’s Harrow Road was built as the infirmary for the Paddington Workhouse.
St Mary’s RC Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St Peter’s CofE School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 11.
St Peter’s Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
St Stephen’s CofE Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
St. Mary of the Angels Catholic Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
The Apollo:   The Apollo pub was located at 18 All Saints Road, on the southeast corner of the Lancaster Road junction.
The Kilburn Park School Foundation:   Foundation school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 7 and 11.
The Prince of Wales Cinema:   The Prince of Wales Cinema was located at 331 Harrow Road.
The School of the Islamic Republic of Iran:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 6 and 16. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
The Tabernacle:   The Tabernacle is a Grade II*-listed building in Powis Square built in 1887 as a church.
The Windsor Castle:   The Windsor Castle dates from the 1820s but its main incarnation was as a classic Victorian public house, seminal in 1970s musical history.
West Kilburn:   West Kilburn is the westernmost slice of London W9, centered around Fernhead Road.
Westbourne Park:   Westbourne Park was originally, with Westbourne Green, an area simply known as Westbourne.
Weston’s Cider House:   In 1930 Weston’s opened their first and only cider mill on the Harrow Road.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Acklam Road protests:   Acklam Road was the centre of much action during the building of the Westway
Albert Hotel (1900s):   The Albert Hotel, on the corner of All Saints Road and Cornwall Road (now Westbourne Park Road).
Corner of Caird Street and Lancefield Street (1910):   2015
Graffiti along Acklam Road (1970s):   Acklam Road was the centre of much action during the building of the Westway
Harrow Road (1920s):   Harrow Road in the 1920s, looking south east towards the Prince of Wales pub and the Emmanuel Church spire.
Kids in Acklam Road:   Acklam Road was the centre of much action during the building of the Westway
Political meeting (1920s):   Meeting in front of the Junction Arms situated where Tavistock Road, Crescent and Basing Road met.
Under westway (1977):   Acklam Road was the centre of much action during the building of the Westway


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Abinger Mews, W9 · Acklam Road, W10 · Addison Court, NW6 · Admiral Walk, W9 · Alba Place, W11 · Albert Road, NW6 · Aldershot Road, NW6 · Aldridge Road Villas, W11 · Alfred Road, W2 · Algernon Road, NW6 · All Saints Road, W11 · Alperton Street, W10 · Alpha Place, NW6 · Artesian Road, W2 · Arundel Gardens, W11 · Ashmore Road, W9 · Barfett Street, W10 · Barnard Lodge, W9 · Barnsdale Road, W9 · Basing Street, W11 · Birchington Road, NW6 · Blagrove Road, W10 · Bradiston Road, W9 · Bravington Road, W9 · Bridstow Place, W2 · Brondesbury Road, NW6 · Brondesbury Villas, NW6 · Bruckner Street, W10 · Burlington Close, W9 · Caird Street, W10 · Cambridge Court, NW6 · Cambridge Gardens, NW6 · Cambridge Road, NW6 · Canterbury Road, NW6 · Canterbury Terrace, NW6 · Canterbury Works, NW6 · Caradoc Close, W2 · Cathedral Walk, NW6 · Charteris Road, NW6 · Chepstow Corner, W2 · Chepstow Place, W2 · Chepstow Road, W2 · Chichester Road, NW6 · Chippenham Gardens, NW6 · Chippenham Mews, W9 · Chippenham Road, W9 · Claremont Road, W10 · Claremont Road, W9 · Clydesdale Road, W11 · Colas Mews, NW6 · Colville Gardens, W11 · Colville Houses, W11 · Colville Mews, W11 · Colville Road, W11 · Colville Square, W11 · Colville Terrace, W11 · Colville Terrace, W11 · Convent Gardens, W11 · Coomassie Road, W9 · Courtnell Street, W2 · Coventry Close, NW6 · Croxley Road, W9 · Dart Street, W10 · Dartmouth Close, W11 · Daynor House, NW6 · Denbigh Road, W11 · Denholme Road, W9 · Denmark Road, NW6 · Donaldson Road, NW6 · Douglas Road, NW6 · Dowland Street, W10 · Drayford Close, W9 · Dudley Road, NW6 · Dunworth Mews, W11 · Edbrooke Road, W9 · Edenham Way, W10 · Elkstone Road, W10 · Elmfield Way, W9 · Esmond Road, NW6 · Essendine Mansions, W9 · Essendine Road, W9 · Fermoy Road, W9 · Fernhead Road, W9 · First Avenue, W10 · Folly Mews, W11 · Fordingley Road, W9 · Foscote Mews, W9 · Glengall Road, NW6 · Godson Yard, NW6 · Golborne Gardens, W10 · Golden Mews, W11 · Goldney Road, W9 · Gorefield Place, NW6 · Granville Road, NW6 · Great Western Road, W11 · Great Western Road, W9 · Great Western Studios, W9 · Grittleton Road, W9 · Hansel Road, NW6 · Harrow Road, W9 · Hartland Road, NW6 · Hayden’s Place, W11 · Hayden’s Place, W11 · Hayden’s Place, W11 · Hazelmere Road, NW6 · Hazlewood Tower, W10 · Hedgegate Court, W11 · Hereford Road, W2 · Hermes Close, W9 · Honiton Road, NW6 · Hormead Road, W9 · Hunter Lodge, W9 · James Collins Close, W9 · John Fearon Walk, W10 · Kenilworth Road, NW6 · Kensington Park Mews, W11 · Kensington Park Road, W11 · Kilburn Bridge, NW6 · Kilburn Lane, NW6 · Kilburn Lane, W9 · Kilburn Park Road, NW6 · Kildare Terrace, W2 · Kimberley Road, NW6 · Kingsgate Place, NW6 · Kingsley Road, NW6 · Lambton Place, W11 · Lancefield Street, W10 · Lanhill Road, W9 · Leamington House, W11 · Leamington Road Villas, W11 · Ledbury Mews North, W11 · Ledbury Mews West, W11 · Ledbury Road, W11 · Ledbury Road, W2 · Lincoln Mews, NW6 · Lister Lodge, W9 · Lonsdale Road, NW6 · Lonsdale Road, W11 · Lydford Road, W9 · Lynton Road, NW6 · Macroom Road, W9 · Mallard Close, NW6 · Malvern Mews, NW6 · Malvern Mews, W9 · Malvern Place, NW6 · Malvern Road, NW6 · Marban Road, W9 · Marylands Road, W9 · Masefield House, NW6 · Mazenod Avenue, NW6 · Mcgregor Road, W11 · Moorhouse Road, W2 · Morgan Road, W10 · Mozart Street, W10 · Needham Road, W11 · Nelson Close, NW6 · Neville Close, NW6 · Neville Road, NW6 · Northumberland Place, W2 · Northumberland Place, W2 · Oakington Road, W9 · Onslow Close, W10 · Orchard Close, W10 · Peel Precinct, NW6 · Pembridge Place, W11 · Pencombe Mews, W11 · Pennymore Walk, W9 · Pentland Road, NW6 · Pinehurst Court, W11 · Portnall Road, W9 · Portobello Road, W11 · Powis Gardens, W11 · Powis Mews, W11 · Powis Square, W11 · Powis Terrace, W11 · Princess Road, NW6 · Priory Park Road, NW6 · Quex Mews, NW6 · Quex Road, NW6 · Rede Place, W2 · Riverton Close, W9 · Rosehart Mews, W11 · Rupert Road, NW6 · Saint Ervans Road, W10 · Saint Luke’s Road, W11 · Saint Lukes Mews, W11 · Saint Stephen’s Gardens, W2 · Saltram Crescent, W9 · Saltram Cresent, W9 · Salusbury Road, NW6 · Shirland Mews, W9 · Shirland Road, W9 · Shrewsbury Road, W2 · Silvester Mews, W11 · St Ervans Road, W10 · St John’s Mews, W11 · St Julians Road, NW6 · St Lukes Mews, W11 · St Luke’s Mews, W11 · St Luke’s Road, W11 · St Stephens Gardens, W2 · St Stephens Mews, W2 · St Stephen’s Gardens, W2 · Stafford Close, NW6 · Stafford Road, NW6 · Stuart Road, NW6 · Summerfield Avenue, NW6 · Sutherland Place, W2 · Sutherland Place, W2 · Talbot Road, W11 · Talbot Road, W2 · Tavistock Crescent, W11 · Tavistock Mews, W11 · Tavistock Road, W11 · Tennyson Road, NW6 · The Terrace, NW6 · Tollbridge Close, W10 · Trellick Tower · Verdi Crescent, W10 · Vernon Yard, W11 · Victoria Mews, NW6 · Victoria Road, NW6 · Walterton Road, W9 · Warlock Road, W9 · Wellington Close, W11 · Wells Court, NW6 · Westbourne Grove Mews, W11 · Westbourne Grove, W11 · Westbourne Park Road, W11 · Westbourne Park Road, W2 · Western Mews, W9 · Westway, W10 · Widley Road, W9 · Willesden Court, S43 · William Dunbar House, NW6 · William Saville House, NW6 · Windsor Gardens, W9 · Woodfield Crescent, W9 · Woodfield Place, W9 · Woodfield Road, W9 · Woodville Road, NW6 · Wymering Mansions, W9 ·
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