Redcliffe Gardens

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Picture of a house on Redcliffe Garden in the London Borough of Kensington Chelsea
Redcliffe Garden

Redcliffe Gardens is a major street located in the Chelsea area of southwest central London, England (postcode SW10).[1][2]

Redcliffe Gardens runs northwest–southeast through Redcliffe Square. To the east is The Boltons. To the southwest is Brompton Cemetery. At the northwest end is a junction with Lillie Road (left), Earl's Court Road (straight on) and Old Brompton Road (right). At the southeast end, Redcliffe Gardens meets Fulham Road, with Edith Grove directly ahead.

The street is home to Redcliffe School's prep school.

The man "who blew his mind out in a car" in The Beatles lyrics of “A Day in the Life” died in a car accident on December 18, 1966 in Redcliffe Gardens[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ F. H. W. Sheppard (editor), The Boltons and Redcliffe Square area: Introduction, Survey of London: volume 41: Brompton (1983), pp. 195–202.
  2. ^ LondonTown.com information.
  3. ^ "An Irishman's Diary". The Irish Times. Retrieved 6 November 2018.

Coordinates: 51°29′11″N 0°11′15″W / 51.48639°N 0.18750°W / 51.48639; -0.18750