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I lived at 2 Rudall Crescent until myself and my family moved out in 1999. I once met a lady in a art fair up the road who was selling old photos of the area and was very knowledgeable about the area history, collecting photos over the years. She told me that before the current houses were built, there was a large manor house , enclosed by a large area of land. She told me there had been a fire there. Im trying to piece together the story and find out what was on the land before the crescent was built. This website is very interesting.

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Arsenal have forgotten how to win the Premier League title, concedes Petr Cech

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West Ham vs Chelsea: Manuel Pellegrini and Maurizio Sarri will prove Premier League has turned attacking corner
West Ham vs Chelsea: Manuel Pellegrini and Maurizio Sarri will prove Premier League has turned attacking corner

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Theo Walcott says leaving Arsenal 'hurt' but will celebrate Everton goal at Emirates
Everton forward Theo Walcott has admitted that leaving Arsenal ’hurt’, but says he will have no qualms about celebrating if he scores against his former club this weekend.

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Brentford star Neal Maupay playing through minor injury
Brentford are nursing Neal Maupay through a minor injury to ensure the Championship’s top scorer is available while he is such good form.

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A middle-aged Fortnite player has been arrested in the US after he allegedly threatened to come to an 11-year-old’s school and shoot him after being beaten in a game.

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Fulham defender Tim Ream has handed Slavisa Jokanovic a major boost by returning to training after six weeks out with a back injury.

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Latest odds, head to head history, kick-off time, tickets for Tuesday’s UCL match
Latest odds, head to head history, kick-off time, tickets for Tuesday’s UCL match

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Chelsea striker battle with Alvaro Morata can fire us to Premier League title, says Olivier Giroud
Olivier Giroud believes his battle with Alvaro Morata to lead the line for Chelsea will help fire the club to the title in Maurizio Sarri’s first season in charge.

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Match of the Day live running order tonight: What time are Liverpool, Manchester United, Chelsea, Arsenal on TV?
Liverpool get top billing on Match of the Day tonight after an impressive 2-1 win at Tottenham saw Jurgen Klopp’s Reds lay down a Premier League title marker.

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Chelsea legend John Terry underlines ambitions to become a manager as he begins work with club's youngsters
John Terry has reiterated his ambition to become a manager after Chelsea head coach Maurizio Sarri expressed his willingness for the former captain to join his coaching staff.

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'I had 166 passes and people only picked up on two' - Arsenal's Petr Cech defends his ball-playing skills
Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech today defended his ability to play out from the back by saying he made 166 passes in the club’s first four games of the season but "everybody picked up on two".

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Luke Shaw could make quick Manchester United return with club doctors satisfied with his recovery
Jose Mourinho is weighing up whether to throw Luke Shaw straight back into action after suffering concussion for England.

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Jordan Henderson: England must prove progression in rematch with Croatia
Jordan Henderson says England must show they have made progress following the World Cup when they play semi-final conquerors Croatia next month.

https://www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/jordan-henderson-england-must-prove-progression-in-rematch-with-croatia-a3933956.html

VIEW THE NORTH END 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 NORTH END 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 NORTH END AREA IN THE 1830s
The 1830 mapping is bounded by West Hampstead (NW), Hackney (NE), Greenwich (SE) and Chelsea (SW).
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VIEW THE NORTH END 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 NORTH END AREA IN THE 1900s
The 1900 mapping covers all of the London area.

 

North End

North End is a village-like area between Hampstead and Golders Green.

North End was the site of an Anglo-Saxon boundary points: Sandgate.

A wood, Wildwood, part of Eton College’s Wyldes estate in Hendon, probably originally extended across to the northern slopes of Hampstead Heath and by 1632 it marked the parish boundary. Until c. 1730 the ancient route across the heath to Hendon took a sharp westward turn, before turning north again. Its twists were presumably imposed by obstacles, probably dense woodland, at the location marked as Wildwood Corner c. 1672. About 1730 a cutting was made through the heath west of the old route, creating the modern North End Way (formerly Road), a more direct route to Hendon.

North End was the home of William Pitt the Elder in 1766–67. Wylde’s Farm has played host to William Blake and the ubiquitous Dickens. Some of its lands were bought in 1905 to become the Heath Extension. From 1906 to 1940 the farmhouse belonged to Raymond Unwin, architect of Hampstead Garden Suburb. In 1912 the dancer Anna Pavlova bought Ivy House, and lived here until she died in 1931.

North End was to have had the deepest tube station in London – at the Bull and Bush – but residents’ objections prevented it from ever opening. In the 1950s the partially built lower level was converted into an under­ground control centre for ‘floodgates’ on the deep tubes around central London. In case these gates should ever need to be used in a war situation the control room is allegedly ‘blast-​​protected’ – even against sustained nuclear attack.

Recent years have seen a growing number of ‘futur­ist­ically’ styled properties inserted into North End – to the distress of some residents who want to preserve its rural charm.


LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
6 Ellerdale Road:   6 Ellerdale Road is a house built by the Arts and Crafts movement architect Richard Norman Shaw for himself in the period 1874 to 1876.
An introduction to Hampstead by G.E. Mitton (1902):   This text originates from "The Fascination of Hampstead" by Geraldine Edith Mitton (published 1902)
Annemount School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 7. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Branch Hill Pond:   Branch Hill Pond which was fed from a spring which was also the main source of the Westbourne.
Bull and Bush:   The Old Bull and Bush is a Grade II listed public house near Hampstead Heath in London which gave its name to the music hall song ’Down at the old Bull and Bush’.
Christ Church Primary School, Hampstead:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Devonshire House Preparatory School:   Devonshire House preparatory school is based in four large Victorian houses in Hampstead.
Devonshire House Preparatory School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 13.
Everyman Cinema:   The Everyman, in Heath Street, Hampstead, opened as a cinema on 26 December 1933.
Fitzjohn’s Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Fitzjohn’s Primary School:   Fitzjohn’s Primary School is a community primary school, established in 1953.
Golders Hill Park Deer Enclosure:   
Great Hollow Elm:   The Great Hollow Elm stood at the top of Hampstead Heath.
Hampstead:   Hampstead though now considered an integral part of London, has retained much of its village charm.
Hampstead Heath Extension:   
Hampstead Parochial Church of England Primary School:   Voluntary aided school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11.
Hampstead Town:   This article first appeared in ’A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 9, Hampstead, Paddington’.
Hare and Hounds:   The Hare and Hounds was the northernmost public house in Hampstead.
Heathside Preparatory School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 2 and 14. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
Hill Garden and Pergola, Hampstead Heath:   
New End Primary School:   Community school (Primary) which accepts students between the ages of 3 and 11.
North Bridge House Senior School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 11 and 16. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
North End:   North End is a village-like area between Hampstead and Golders Green.
Pentameters Theatre:   The Pentameters Theatre was founded in 1968 and is 60-seat venue and is a fringe theatre, located above the Three Horseshoes public house in Hampstead.
Source of the Kilbourne:   The easternmost branch of the River Westbourne rises just south of the centre of Hampstead,
St Anthony’s Preparatory School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 13.
St Anthony’s School for Girls:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 4 and 11. Admissions policy: Selective (grammar).
St John, Hampstead:   St John-at-Hampstead is a Church of England parish church dedicated to St John the Evangelist.
St Mary’s Church:   St Mary’s Chapel, now known as St Mary’s Church, is a Grade II* listed Roman Catholic church.
The King Alfred School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 5 and 18. Admissions policy: Non-selective.
The Royal School, Hampstead:   The Royal School, Hampstead, was an independent girls’ day and boarding school. The school educated girls aged 3-16.
University College School:   University College School, generally known as UCS, is an independent school charity situated in northwest London.
University College School:   Other independent school which accepts students between the ages of 7 and 18.
Whitestone Pond:   Whitestone Pond is the source of one of London’s lost rivers, the River Westbourne.
Wyldes Farm:   Wyldes Farm - where Dickens stayed and Hampstead Garden Suburb was realised.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Hampstead station (1907):   Hampstead station pictured at its opening in 1907
Jack Straw's Castle (1907):   Jack Straw’s Castle Hotel, photographed in 1907.


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Admiral’s Walk, NW3 · Back Lane, NW3 · Back Lane, NW9 · Bigwood Road, NW11 · Birchwood Drive, NW3 · Branch Hill, NW3 · Britten Close, NW11 · Bunkers Hill, NW11 · Cannon Lane, NW3 · Cannon Place, NW3 · Carlyle Close, N2 · Carnegie House, NW3 · Chalton Drive, N2 · Chandos Way, NW11 · Chesterford Gardens, NW3 · Christ Church, NW3 · Church Row, NW3 · Coach House Yard, NW3 · Columbas Drive, NW3 · Constable Close, NW11 · Cotman Close, NW11 · Ellerdale Close, NW3 · Ellerdale Road, NW3 · Elm Row, NW3 · Emmott Close, NW11 · Fairway Close, NW11 · Falcon Lodge, NW3 · Firecrest Drive, NW3 · Flask Cottages, NW3 · Flask Walk, NW3 · Frognal Close, NW3 · Frognal Gardens, NW3 · Frognal Lane, NW3 · Frognal Rise, NW3 · Frognal Way, NW3 · Frognal, NW3 · Gardnor Road, NW3 · Gayton Crescent, NW3 · Gayton Road, NW3 · Grange Gardens, NW3 · Green Close, NW11 · Greenaway Gardens, NW3 · Greenhill, NW3 · Grey Close, NW11 · Grove Place, NW3 · Hampstead Grove, NW3 · Hampstead High Street, NW3 · Hampstead Square, NW3 · Heath Brow, NW3 · Heath Close, NW11 · Heath Street, NW3 · Heath Villas, NW3 · Heysham Lane, NW3 · Holford Road, NW3 · Holly Berry Lane, NW3 · Holly Bush Vale, NW3 · Holly Hill, NW3 · Holly Mount, NW3 · Holly Walk, NW3 · Holne Chase, N2 · Hurst Close, NW11 · Ingram Avenue, N2 · Ingram Avenue, NW11 · Inverforth Close, NW3 · Judges’ Walk, NW3 · Lakis Close, NW3 · Lower Terrace, NW3 · Mansion Gardens, NW3 · Meadway Close, NW11 · Meadway Court, NW11 · Meadway, NW11 · Morland Close, NW11 · Mount Vernon, NW3 · Mountview Close, NW11 · Neville Drive, N2 · Neville Drive, NW11 · New End Square, NW3 · New End, NW3 · North End Avenue, NW3 · North End Road, NW3 · North End Way, NW3 · North End, NW3 · Oak Hill Park Mews, NW3 · Oak Hill Park Mews, NW3 · Oak Hill Park, NW3 · Oak Hill Way, NW3 · Old Brewery Mews, NW3 · Oriel Court, NW3 · Oriel Place, NW3 · Park Avenue, NW11 · Perrin’s Lane, NW3 · Perrins Court, NW3 · Perrins Walk, NW3 · Prince Arthur Mews, NW3 · Prince Arthur Road, NW3 · Raeburn Close, NW11 · Redington Gardens, NW3 · Redington Road, NW3 · Reynolds Close, NW11 · Romney Close, NW11 · Rowan Walk, N2 · Rudall Crescent, NW3 · Ruskin Close, NW11 · Sandy Road, NW11 · Sandy Road, NW3 · Spaniards Close, NW11 · Spaniards End, NW3 · Spaniards Road, NW3 · Spedan Close, NW3 · Spencer Drive, N2 · Streatley Place, NW3 · Templewood Avenue, NW3 · Templewood Gardens, NW3 · The Limes, NW3 · The Mount, NW3 · The Park, NW11 · The Village, NW3 · The Wells House, NW3 · Thurlby Road, HA0 · Turner Close, NW11 · Turner Drive, NW11 · Turners Wood, NW11 · Upper Terrace, NW3 · Vale of Health, NW3 · Village Mount, NW3 · Well Road, NW3 · Wellgarth Road, NW11 · Whitestone Lane, NW3 · Wildwood Grove, NW3 · Wildwood Rise, NW11 · Wildwood Road, NW11 · Wildwood Road, NW3 · Windmill Hill, NW3 · Winnington Road, NW11 · Wyldes Close, NW3 · Yorkshire Grey Place, NW3 ·
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Links

The Fascination of Hampstead
By G. E. Mitton (1902)
Hampstead
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Hidden London
Histor­ically inclined look at the capital’s obscure attractions
Londonist
All-encompassing website
British History Online
Digital library of key printed primary and secondary sources.
Time Out
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Maps


John Rocque Map of Hampstead (1762).
John Rocque (c. 1709–1762) was a surveyor, cartographer, engraver, map-seller and the son of Huguenot émigrés. Roque is now mainly remembered for his maps of London. This map dates from the second edition produced in 1762. London and his other maps brought him an appointment as cartographer to the Prince of Wales in 1751. His widow continued the business after his death. The map of Hampstead covers an area stretching from the edge in the northwest of present-day Dollis Hill to Islington in the southeast.
John Rocque, The Strand, London

Environs of London (1832) FREE DOWNLOAD
Engraved map. Hand coloured. Relief shown by hachures. A circle shows "Extent of the twopenny post delivery."
Chapman and Hall, London

London Underground Map (1921).  FREE DOWNLOAD
London Underground map from 1921.
London Transport

The Environs of London (1865).  FREE DOWNLOAD
Prime meridian replaced with "Miles from the General Post Office." Relief shown by hachures. Map printed in black and white.
Published By J. H. Colton. No. 172 William St. New York

London Underground Map (1908).  FREE DOWNLOAD
London Underground map from 1908.
London Transport

Ordnance Survey of the London region (1939) FREE DOWNLOAD
Ordnance Survey colour map of the environs of London 1:10,560 scale
Ordnance Survey. Crown Copyright 1939.

Outer London (1901) FREE DOWNLOAD
Outer London shown in red, City of London in yellow. Relief shown by hachures.
Stanford's Geographical Establishment. London : Edward Stanford, 26 & 27, Cockspur St., Charing Cross, S.W. (1901)
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