Vincent Square

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View towards the pavilion of Vincent Square, London
View from the tower of Westminster Cathedral towards Vincent Square

Vincent Square is a large grass-covered square in Westminster, London, England, covering 13 acres.[1][2] It provides playing fields for Westminster School, which privately owns it.

The square contains a cricket pavilion, four football pitches, several tennis courts, and the groundsman's house, and is used every weekday by Westminster Under School during breaks.[citation needed] It contains the headquarters of the Royal Horticultural Society.[3]

Vincent Square serves as the home ground for the Lords and Commons Tennis Club. [4]

Vincent Square is also a ward of the City of Westminster. The population at the 2011 Census was 9,988.[5]

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  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2009-09-05. Retrieved 2009-08-23.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2009-09-05. Retrieved 2009-08-23.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
  3. ^ "Contact the RHS". Royal Horticultural Society. Retrieved 3 June 2018.
  4. ^ http://www.w4mp.org/library/2010-guide-to-working-for-an-mp-for-new-staff/groups-which-staff-can-join/sports-and-social-groups/lords-and-commons-tennis-club/
  5. ^ "City of Westminster population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 15 October 2016.

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Coordinates: 51°29′36″N 0°08′06″W / 51.4932°N 0.1351°W / 51.4932; -0.1351