Chester Terrace, NW1

Road in/near Camden Town, existing between 1825 and now

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Chester Terrace is the longest unbroken facade of the neo-classical terraces in Regent's Park.

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Chester Terrace takes its name from one of the titles of George IV before he became king, Earl of Chester.

As with Cornwall Terrace and York Terrace, the architectural plans were made by John Nash but subsequently altered almost beyond recognition by Decimus Burton, who was responsible for the existing design, which was built by his father James Burton in 1825. Nash was so dissatisfied with Decimus's design that he sought the demolition and complete rebuilding of the Terrace, but in vain.

All 42 houses are Grade I listed buildings. At each end there is a Corinthian arch bearing at the top the terrace name in large lettering on a blue background, probably the largest street signs in London. Five houses are semi-detached. One of these, Nash House (3 Chester Terrace, although the main entrance is on Chester Gate), has a bust of John Nash on its west side.

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LOCATIONS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Camden Town:   Camden Town tube station is a major junction on the Northern Line and one of the busiest stations on the London Underground network. It is particularly busy at weekends with tourists visiting Camden Market and Camden High Street.
London Greek Orthodox Cathedral - All Saints:   All Saints, Camden Town is a Greek Orthodox church known as the Greek Orthodox Church of All Saints.
Mother Red Caps:   At the main junction of Camden Town is a long-established business, once known as Mother Red Caps or Mother Damnable's, more recently the World's End.
Royal College of Physicians:   The Royal College of Physicians is a British professional body dedicated to improving the practice of medicine, chiefly through the accreditation of physicians by examination.


PHOTOS OF THE AREA
Camden Town (1920):   Camden Town was named after Charles Pratt, the first Earl Camden, who started its development in 1791. It began life as little more than a handful of buildings beside a main road. Camden Town’s expansion as a major centre came with the opening of the Regent’s Canal to traffic in 1820


NEARBY STREETS AND BUILDINGS ON THE UNDERGROUND MAP
Agar Grove, NW1 · Agar Place, NW1 · Albany Street, NW1 · Albany Terrace, NW1 · Albert Street, NW1 · Ampthill Square, NW1 · Arlington Road, NW1 · Augustus House, NW1 · Augustus Street, NW1 · Barker Drive, NW1 · Bayham Place, NW1 · Bayham Street, NW1 · Baynes Street, NW1 · Baynham Place, NW1 · Bergholt Mews, NW1 · Bonny Street, NW1 · Broadfield Lane, N1C · Broadfield Lane, NW1 · Broadwalk, NW1 · Bruges Place, NW1 · Brunswick Place, NW1 · Buck Street, NW1 · Cambrdige Terrace, NW1 · Cambridge Gate Mews, NW1 · Cambridge Terrace Mews, NW1 · Cambridge Terrace, NW1 · Camden High Street, NW1 · Camden Mews, NW1 · Camden Park Road, NW1 · Camden Square, NW1 · Camden Street, NW1 · Camley Street, NW1 · Carol Street, NW1 · Cedar Way Industrial Estate, NW1 · Centric Close, NW1 · Chester Close North, NW1 · Chester Close South, NW1 · Chester Court, NW1 · Chester Gate, NW1 · Chester Road Depot, NW1 · Chester Road, NW1 · Church Studios, NW1 · Clarence Gardens, NW1 · Clarkson Row, NW1 · Cliff Road Studios, NW1 · Cliff Road, NW1 · Cobham Mews, NW1 · College Grove, NW1 · College Place, NW1 · Compton Close, NW1 · Court, NW1 · Crofters Way, NW1 · Crowndale Court, NW1 · Crowndale Road, NW1 · Cumberland Market, NW1 · Cumberland Terrace, NW1 · Delancey Passage, NW1 · Delancey Street, NW1 · Early Mews, NW1 · Elm Friars Walk, NW1 · Euston Road, W1T · Euston Station Colonnade, NW1 · Forge Place, NW1 · Georgiana Street, NW1 · Gloucester Crescent, NW1 · Gloucester Cresent, NW1 · Godwin Court, NW1 · Greenland Place, NW1 · Greenland Road, NW1 · Greenland Street, NW1 · Harrington Street, NW1 · Hopkinsons Place, NW1 · Hurdwick Place, NW1 · Inverness Street, NW1 · Ivor Street, NW1 · Jamestown Road, NW1 · Jeffreys Place, NW1 · Kings Terrace, NW1 · Lawfords Wharf, NW1 · Laxton Place, NW1 · Little Albany Street, NW1 · Longford Street, NW1 · Lydford, NW1 · Lyme Street, NW1 · Lyme Terrace, NW1 · Mandela Street, NW1 · Mary Terrace, NW1 · Millbrook Place, NW1 · Miller Street, NW1 · Mornington Street, NW1 · Mornington Terrace, NW1 · Munster Square, NW1 · Murray Mews, NW1 · Murray Street, NW1 · Nash Street, NW1 · North Villas, NW1 · Osnaburgh Street, NW1 · Oval Road, NW1 · Park Square East, NW1 · Park Square West, NW1 · Park Village East, NW1 · Park Village Mews, NW1 · Parkway, NW1 · Peto Place, NW1 · Plender Street, NW1 · Pratt Mews, NW1 · Pratt Street, NW1 · Prowse Place, NW1 · Randolph Street, NW1 · Reapers Close, NW1 · Redhill Street, NW1 · Regal Lane, NW1 · Regent’s Canal towpath, E2 · Regent’s Canal towpath, E8 · Regent’s Canal Towpath, NW1 · Regent’s Park Terrace, NW1 · Regent’s Place Plaza, NW1 · Regents Canal towpath, NW1 · Regents Park, NW1 · Regent’s Canal towpath, NW1 · Robert Street, NW1 · Rochester Place, NW1 · Rochester Road, NW1 · Rochester Square, NW1 · Rossendale Way, NW1 · Rousden Street, NW1 · Royal College Street, NW1 · Signmakers Yard, NW1 · St Andrews Place, NW1 · St Annes, NW1 · St Katharines Precinct, NW1 · St Marks Square, NW1 · St Martins Almshouses, NW1 · St Martins Close, NW1 · St Mary Magdalene Church, NW1 · St Pancras Way, NW1 · St Pauls Mews, NW1 · St. Augustine’s Road, NW1 · Stanhope Parade, NW1 · Stanhope Street, NW1 · Stanley Buildings, NW1 · Stratford Villas, NW1 · Swallowfield, NW1 · The Broadwalk, W1J · The Broadwalk, W1K · The Law Society Freepost, NW1 · The Marr, NW1 · Triton Mall, NW1 · Triton Square Mall, NW1 · Triton Square, NW1 · Triton Street, NW1 · Troutbeck, NW1 · Underhill Street, NW1 · Water Lane, NW1 · William Road, NW1 · Wilmot Place, NW1 · Wrotham Road, NW1 ·


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