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 is also a ward of the City of Westminster. The population at the 2011 Census was 9,988.[4]

Notable residents

See also


  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2009-09-05. Retrieved 2009-08-23. 
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2009-09-05. Retrieved 2009-08-23. 
  3. ^ "Contact the RHS". Royal Horticultural Society. Retrieved 3 June 2018. 
  4. ^ "City of Westminster population 2011". Neighbourhood Statistics. Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 15 October 2016. 

External links

  • information
  • Cricket Pavilion, Vincent Square photograph on Flickr
  • Vincent Square CivicWatch area information from City of Westminster local government

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

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