Hall Place Crescent, Bexley, Kent

Road in/near Bexley, existing between 1953 and now

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Building Hall Place Crescent, 1953
Credit: London Borough of Bexley

Hall Place Crescent was built between 1951 and 1953.

In the late 1930s Bexley Urban District Council acquired part of the Halcot and Hall Place Estates for house building to the north of Bourne Road. Bexley Borough Council was then in the country of Kent, put up the "Halcot No.2 Estate" after the Second World War.

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VIEW THE BEXLEY AREA IN THE 1750s
The 1750 Rocque map is bounded by Sudbury (NW), Snaresbrook (NE), Eltham (SE) and Hampton Court (SW).
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VIEW THE BEXLEY AREA IN THE 1800s
The 1800 mapping is bounded by Stanmore (NW), Woodford (NE), Bromley (SE) and Hampton Court (SW).
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VIEW THE BEXLEY AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE BEXLEY AREA IN THE 1860s
The 1860 mapping is bounded by Brent Cross (NW), Stratford (NE), Greenwich (SE) and Hammermith (SW).
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VIEW THE BEXLEY AREA IN THE 1900s
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Bexley

Bexley - home of St. Mary's Church whose octagonal cone spire balances precariously on top of a truncated pyramid.

Bexley is a place in south east London in the London Borough of Bexley. It was once an ancient parish of Kent. It is located on the banks of the River Cray south of the Roman Road Watling Street. There are two parts to the town - Old Bexley, still with the appearance of a village, and more recent suburban areas that blend into Bexleyheath where the main administrative offices of the London Borough of Bexley and council chamber are located.

Bexley railway station was opened in September 1866. Farm produce formed much of the goods traffic in the station's early years, much of it grown in local fields. Its goods sidings closed in 1963 and the signal box closed in 1970. The clapboard buildings of the original station are well preserved.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Barnehurst:   The story of Barnehurst begins in 1745, when Miles Barne the son of a wealthy London merchant married Elizabeth Elwick (died 1747) the only child of Nathaniel Elwick of May Place in Crayford, on whose death in 1750 Miles Barne inherited May Place and its large estate.
Beths Grammar School:   Academy converter (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Selective (grammar).
Bexley:   Bexley - home of St. Mary's Church whose octagonal cone spire balances precariously on top of a truncated pyramid.
Bexley Allotments - Valentine Ave:   
Bexley Cricket Club Ground:   
Bexleyheath Academy:   Academy sponsor led (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Bexleyheath Clock Tower:   The Bexleyheath Coronation Memorial Clock Tower, commemorating the coronation of King George V, was formally opened on Bexleyheath Gala Day, 17 July 1912.
Hall Place Gardens:   
Hurst Primary School:   Academy converter (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Martens Grove Park:   
Mayplace Primary School:   Academy sponsor led (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Oakwood School:   Academy special converter which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16.
Old Bexley Church of England School:   Academy converter (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
Phoenix Sports Club:   
St Columba’s Catholic Boys’ School:   Academy converter (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16. Admissions policy: Comprehensive (secondary).
Townley Grammar School:   Academy converter (Secondary) which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 18. Admissions policy: Selective (grammar).
Upton Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Martens Avenue (1934):   Development and destruction. This view shows the scale of work necessary to lay the infrastructure that precedes house building.
Park Grove (1934):   Park Grove was the first road to be laid out in the 1934 Martens Grove Estate.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
183, DA6 · 86, DA5 · 93, DA5 · A223, BR5 · A223, DA5 · Albany Close, DA5 · Albany Road, DA5 · Albert Road, DA5 · Albion Road, DA6 · Albion Road, DA7 · Alton Close, DA5 · Andrew Close, DA1 · Arbuthnot Lane, DA5 · Arcadian Avenue, DA5 · Arcadian Close, DA5 · Arcadian Road, DA5 · Arnsberg Way, DA6 · Arnsberg Way, DA7 · Arundel Close, DA5 · Arundel Close, DA6 · Ashdown Close, DA5 · Back Lane, DA5 · Balmoral Gardens, DA5 · Banks Lane, DA6 · Barnehurst Road, DA7 · Basing Drive, DA5 · Baynham Close, DA5 · Beech Haven Court, DA1 · Beechway, DA5 · Beths Footbridge, DA5 · Beths School Service Road, DA5 · Beverley Road, DA7 · Bexley High Street, DA5 · Bexleyheath School, DA6 · Bexleyheath School, DA7 · Black Prince Exit, DA5 · Bladindon Drive, DA5 · Blendon Drive, DA5 · Blendon Road, DA5 · Bourne mead, DA5 · Bourne Road, DA1 · Bourne Road, DA5 · Bourne Road, DA6 · Bradbourne Road, DA5 · Braemar Avenue, DA7 · Braeside Crescent, DA7 · Brent Close, DA5 · Bridgen Road, DA5 · Brook Lane, DA5 · Brookdale Road, DA5 · Broom Mead, DA5 · Broom Mead, DA6 · Broomfield Road, DA6 · Broomfield Road; Broomhill Rise, DA6 · Brummel Close, DA7 · Camden Road, DA5 · Carey Court, DA6 · Carisbrooke Avenue, DA5 · Cedar Grove, DA5 · Charter Drive, DA5 · Chilham Close, DA5 · Christie House, DA6 · Church Road, DA6 · Clarenden mews, DA5 · Cold Blow Crescent, DA5 · College Farm Cottages, DA5 · Cotleigh Avenue, DA5 · Cottage Field Close, DA14 · Cottage Field Close, DA5 · Crofton Avenue, DA5 · Cross Lane, DA5 · Dane Close, DA5 · Danson Road, DA5 · Danson Road, DA6 · Danson Underpass, DA5 · Deniston Avenue, DA5 · Dorchester Avenue, DA5 · Dukes Orchard, DA5 · East Rochester Way, DA5 · East Woodside, DA5 · Eastleigh Road, DA7 · Elmington Close, DA5 · Elmwood Drive, DA5 · Erith Road, DA6 · Esher Close, DA5 · Eynsford Crescent, DA15 · Eynsford Crescent, DA5 · Farm Vale, DA5 · Faygate Crescent, DA6 · Fenns Wood Close, DA5 · Fenns Wood Close, DA6 · Festival Close, DA14 · Festival Close, DA5 · Finsbury way, DA5 · FP17, DA5 · Fraser Close, DA5 · Friswell Place, DA6 · Geddes Place, DA7 · Glenhurst Avenue, DA5 · Graham Road, DA6 · Grangewood, DA5 · Gravel Hill Close, DA5 · Gravel Hill Close, DA6 · Gravel Hill Primary School, DA6 · Gravel Hill, DA6 · Grazeley Close, DA5 · Gresham Close, DA5 · Grove Road, DA7 · Halcot Avenue, DA6 · Hall Place Crescent, DA5 · Harbex Close, DA5 · Hartford Road, DA5 · hartlands Close, DA5 · Hawthorn Road, DA6 · Heath Road, DA5 · Henfield Close, DA5 · Hengrove Court, DA5 · Highfield Road, DA6 · Highland Road, DA6 · Hill Crescent, DA5 · Hillingdon Road, DA7 · Holly Gardens, DA7 · Horsham Road, DA5 · Horsham Road, DA6 · Howard Avenue, DA5 · Hurst Road, DA14 · Hurst Road, DA15 · Hurst Road, DA5 · Hurst Springs, DA5 · Hurstwood Avenue, DA5 · Inglewood Road, DA7 · Iris Avenue, DA5 · Kenley Close, DA5 · Knoll Road, DA5 · Latham Road, DA6 · Lea Vale, DA1 · Lea Vale, DA7 · Lesley Close, DA5 · Leysdown Avenue, DA7 · Lodge Lane, DA5 · London Loop; 103, DA1 · London Road, DA1 · Longmead Drive, DA14 · Longmead Drive, DA5 · Love Lane, DA5 · Lynsted Close, BR1 · Lynsted Close, DA6 · Maiden Erlech Avenue, DA5 · Maiden Erlegh Avenue, DA5 · Manor Road, DA5 · Manor Way, DA5 · Manor Way, DA7 · Marden Crescent, DA5 · Margaret Road, DA5 · Market Place, DA6 · Martens Avenue, DA7 · Martens Close, DA7 · Mayplace primary School, DA7 · Mayplace Road East, DA7 · Meadow Close, DA6 · Meadowview Road, DA5 · Methuen Road, DA6 · Midfield Avenue, DA7 · Midhurst Hill, DA6 · Mill Row, DA5 · Montpelier Avenue, DA5 · Mount Pleasant Walk, DA5 · Murchison Avenue, DA5 · Newick Close, DA5 · Newick Close, DA6 · North Cray Road, DA5 · Northall Road, DA7 · Nutmead Close, DA5 · Oakhouse Road, DA6 · Oaklands Close, DA6 · Oaklands Road, DA6 · Oakley Park, DA15 · Oakley Park, DA5 · Oakwood Drive, DA7 · Old Manor Way, DA7 · Old Road, DA1 · Park Grove, DA7 · Parkhill Road, DA5 · Parkhurst Road, DA5 · Penfold lane, DA5 · Pengarth Road, DA5 · Penhill Road, DA5 · Penn Lane, DA5 · Petworth Road, DA6 · Portman Close, DA5 · Randolph Close, DA7 · Ridgecroft Close, DA5 · Risedale Road, DA7 · Riverdale Road, DA5 · Rochester Drive, DA5 · Rochester Way eastbound, DA5 · Rochester Way Westbound, DA5 · Rochester Way, DA5 · Rossland Close, DA6 · Royal Oak Road, DA6 · Rutland Close, DA5 · Rye Close, DA5 · Salisbury Road, DA5 · Sandhurst Road, DA5 · Selborne Avenue, DA5 · Shenstone Close, DA1 · Sherbrook Close, DA6 · Sherbrooke Close, DA6 · Shirley Avenue, DA5 · Shuttlemead, DA5 · Southview Close, DA5 · Southwold Road, DA5 · St Marys Road, DA5 · St Thomas Court, DA5 · Stable Lane, DA5 · Stansted Crescent, DA5 · Station Approach, DA5 · Stephen Road, DA7 · Tanyard Lane, DA5 · Taunton Close, DA7 · Thanet Road, DA5 · The Crescent, DA5 · The Drive, DA5 · The Marlowes, DA1 · The North Glade, DA5 · The Ridge, DA5 · The Rise, DA5 · The Sanctuary, DA5 · The South Glade, DA5 · Thistlefield Close, DA5 · Three Corners, DA7 · Torbrook Close, DA5 · Townley Road, DA6 · Trinity Place, DA6 · Tudor Walk, DA5 · University Gardens, DA5 · Upton Close, DA5 · Upton Road South, DA5 · Upton Road, DA5 · Valentine Avenue, DA14 · Valentine Avenue, DA5 · Venture Close, DA5 · Vicarage Road, DA5 · Victoria Road, DA6 · Viewfield Road, DA5 · Wakeford Close, DA5 · Wansunt Road, DA5 · Warren Close, DA6 · Warren Road, DA6 · Warwick Close, DA5 · Watling Street, DA1 · Watling Street, DA6 · Watling Street, DA7 · Weir Road, DA5 · Wellington Road, DA5 · West Woodside, DA5 · Westfield Road, DA7 · Willow Close, DA5 · Woodside Close, DA1 · Woodside Close, DA7 · Woodside Lane, DA5 · Woodside Road, AL2 · Woodside Road, DA7 · Woodstock Close, DA5 ·
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South Essex and North Kent (1805)
Ordnance Survey First Series. The first completed map was of the county of Kent in 1801. The first use of the term Ordnance Survey in manuscript was in 1801, but it did not appear on an engraved map until 1810. William Mudge was the effective head from the start and actual head of the Survey from 1804 to 1820.
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Ordnance Survey of the London region (1939) FREE DOWNLOAD
Ordnance Survey colour map of the environs of London 1:10,560 scale
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Stanford's Geographical Establishment. London : Edward Stanford, 26 & 27, Cockspur St., Charing Cross, S.W. (1901)
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