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Latitude: 51.5052 / 51°30'18"N
Longitude: -0.1882 / 0°11'17"W
OS Eastings: 525844
OS Northings: 180027
OS Grid: TQ258800
Mapcode National: GBR 1G.YL
Mapcode Global: VHGQY.PFCH
Entry Name: Kensington Palace
Listing Date: 15 April 1969
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1223861
English Heritage Legacy ID: 419646
Location: Kensington and Chelsea, London, W8
County: Kensington and Chelsea
Electoral Ward/Division: Campden
Built-Up Area: Kensington and Chelsea
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Mary Abbots with Christ Church and St Philip Kensington
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 2580 SE TQ 2579 NE KENSINGTON PALACE
26/23 31/23 PALACE GREEN W8
15.4.69 Kensington Palace
Royal Palace. Originally built 1661 for Sir Heneage Finch, first Earl of Nottingham.
Bought by William III, 1689 and renamed Kensington House. New Buildings by Sir
Christopher Wren 1689-1695. Alterations and additions 1718-1726 and later, including
State Rooms by William Kent.
Listing NGR: TQ2584480027
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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