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Kingston Vale, Kingston upon Thames

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Kingston Vale, Kingston upon Thames

Kingston Vale is a district in the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames in the south west of London. It is a leafy residential area nestling between Richmond Park, Wimbledon Common and Coombe Hill. The main road is the A308 which is a common through route for traffic passing to and from Kingston Hill to the A3 trunk road (formerly known as the Kingston By-pass). Many of the branch roads are cul-de-sacs.
Post townLONDON
Administrative CountyKingston upon Thames
Traditional CountySurrey
OS GridTQ2171
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionLondon
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityMetropolitan
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Ambulance AuthorityLondon
Dialling code020
 

Other names by which Kingston Vale, Kingston upon Thames has been known in the past

Robinhood Gate

Kingston Vale, Kingston upon Thames in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Kingston Vale (or Robinhood Gate), eccl. dist., Kingston upon Thames par., Surrey, pop. 474.

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