Kennington Guide

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Kennington Neighbours and Area Guide

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Kennington is in the borough of Lambeth, click the links to see other regions.
In 1337, Edward III donated the manor of Kennington to his son, the Black Prince. After Kennington was transferred to the Prince he had a large palace built for himself, the site of which is now Black Prince Road. Today, much of the Kennington area is owned by the Prince of Wales and Duchy of Cornwall.

Situated in the London Borough of Lambeth, Kennington is primarily residential, although there is some light industry and plenty of shops to enjoy. Another popular attraction in Kennington is the Oval cricket ground. Neighbouring areas include Elephant and Castle, Vauxhall and Stockwell, all of which offer excellent city central transport links.

Nightlife, Bars & Clubs

Bars & Clubs in Kennington
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Restaurants in Kennington
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What's On in the area

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Our local trusted reviews...

Fentiman Arms
[Shopping & Retail]
Cable Cafe
The Lightbox

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The Canton Arms
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Royal Vauxhall Tavern
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Bonnington Cafe
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Local Shops

Shopping Streets

Bowden Street [2 shops]
Brook Drive [2 shops]
Cleaver Street [4 shops]
Goding Street [3 shops]
Iliffe Yard [1 shop]
Jonathan Street [2 shops]
Kennington [1 shop]
Kennington Lane [32 shops]
Kennington Oval [3 shops]
Kennington Park Road [43 shops]
Kennington Road [48 shops]
Newington Butts [8 shops]
Renfrew Road [2 shops]
St Agnes Place [1 shop]
Stannary Street [1 shop]
Vauxhall Street [5 shops]
Windmill Row [3 shops]

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