Hampstead Streets, London Location map
  Photograph of Holly Walk, Hampstead, London, England   Hampstead, London

Holly Walk runs from near the church in Church Row up to Mount Vernon. It passes some gound used as a churchyard, although separate from the church, with some fairly impressive monuments.



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  Photograph of Holly Berry Lane, Hampstead, London, England   Hampstead, London

Holly Berry Lane off of Holly Walk near Mount Vernon is one of the numerous little lanes to be found in Hampstead.

The Watch House on the corner was used by the newly formed Hampstead Police Force in the 1830's from which they set out on their patrol & nightly watch.


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  Photograph of the upper part of Holly Walk, Hampstead, London, England   Hampstead, London.

The upper part of Holly Walk looking down towards Church Row. In the bay on the left, partly masked by trees, is St Mary’s Catholic Church. The first Catholic church to be built in Hampstead after the English Reformation of the 16th century. It is now a listed building.



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  Photograph of Mount Vernon, Hampstead, London, England   Hampstead London.

At the top end of Holly Walk is Mount Vernon with this attractive row of terraced houses. This road leads through to the green on Holly Bush Hill near the Holly Bush pub.



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Read our report of this trip to Hampstead on the Blog.