Dalston, Regent Canal, Victoria Park, Hackney.

JUN 09,2013 - JUN 09,2013 (1 DAYS)

United Kingdom

1 DAYS

Citywalk

Distance: 13 km.

Start/End: Dalston Kingsland Station. Circular Route.

Source: Walkit web site with a few modifications and enhancements.

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Main Attractions: Dalston quarter, Regent Canal, Victoria Park, Hackney community Centres, Sandringham Rd. 81.

Weather: You can do this itinerary even with a light rain.

From Dalston Kingsland Station turn north and turn right twice to arrive to Kingsland High Street in Dalston.

Start out along KINGSLAND HIGH STREET, heading south.
After 250 yards turn left onto DALSTON LANE, heading east. Look on your right and have ashort stroll around the new housing projects ( Dalston Square, junction of Dalson Ln. and Beechwood Rd.):

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After 30 yards turn right onto DASLTON JUNCTION CONCOURSE, heading south.
After 150 yards continue straight onto DALSTON JUNCTION BUS INTERCHANGE, heading south.
After 150 yards turn left onto FOREST ROAD, heading east.
After 150 yards turn right onto MAYFIELD CLOSE, heading south.
After 150 yards continue onto BUXTED ROAD, heading south.
After 150 yards continue straight onto EVERGREEN SQUARE, heading south.
After 32 yards continue straight onto MULBERRY ROAD, heading south.
After 150 yards turn right onto MIDDLETON ROAD, heading west.
After 28 yards turn left onto MAYFIELD ROAD, heading south.
After 82 yards turn right onto STONEBRIDGE COMMON, heading north.
After 15 yards turn left onto PAVED AREA, heading south.
After 38 yards continue straight onto STONEBRIDGE GARDENS, heading south.
After 150 yards continue onto STEAN STREET, heading south.
After 250 yards turn left onto THRASHER CLOSE, heading east.
After 26 yards continue straight onto REGNTS CANAL ACCESS, heading south.
After 17 yards bear left onto REGENTS CANAL TOWPATH, heading east.

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After 1 mile bear left onto REGENTS CANAL ACCESS PATH, heading north.
After 40 yards turn left onto VICTORIA PARK, heading north. Take, at least, one hour for a detailed stroll in this charming park:

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We recommend that you'll make a second (half) round walk along the park's fences along the Regent Canal to see astonishing views of magnificient houses and mansions mixed with charming canal surroundings:

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After 94 yards bear left onto THE DRIVE, heading north.
After 1/2 mile continue onto ROYAL GATE WEST, heading north.
After 18 yards bear right onto ROYAL GATE EAST, heading north.
After 21 yards continue onto VICTORIA PARK, heading north.

Before exiting Victoria park through St. Marks Gate (north-est corner) have a look at the cricket yards:

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After 1 mile bear right onto WICK ROAD, heading east.
After 250 yards turn left onto EASTWAY, heading north.
After 150 yards turn left onto RED PATH, heading west.
After 1/4 mile bear right onto EDMESTON CLOSE, heading north.
After 68 yards continue straight onto SWINNERTON STREET, heading north.

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After 250 yards turn left onto CHEVET STREET, heading west.
After 65 yards turn right onto KENWORTHY ROAD, heading north.
After 78 yards turn left onto HOMERTON HIGH STREET, heading west.

You’ll eventually pass HIGH STREET POST OFFICE.

After 250 yards turn right onto BROOKSBYS WALK, heading north.
You’ll pass CHATS PALACE THEATRE.
After 250 yards turn left onto HOMERTON GROVE, heading south.
You’ll eventually pass HOMERTON HOSPITAL.
After 250 yards continue onto HOMERTON ROW, heading west.
After 250 yards turn right onto HOMERTON HIGH STREET, heading north.
You’ll soon pass SUTTON HOUSE THEATRE.
After 48 yards bear left onto SUTTON PLACE, heading west.

Look at the the City Academy of Hackney opposite Sutton House:

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After 150 yards continue straight onto ST JOHNS CHURCH GARDENS, heading south.
After 250 yards bear left onto MARE STREET, heading south.

Look at the St. Augustine Tower at Mare St.:

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Look at the Hackney Picture House (Library and Cinema) at Mare St.:

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Continuing north along Mare St. you arrive to the Hackney Empire (a past, glorious Hackney Cinema, Theatre, Venues Centre):

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After 40 yards turn right onto AMHURST ROAD at , heading north.
You’ll pass HACKNEY CENTRAL RAILWAY STATION.
After 1/2 mile bear left onto SANDRINGHAM ROAD, heading west.

Do not miss Sandringham Rd.  81 colored-windows house:

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On your right see the St. Marks Dalston church:

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After 1/2 mile turn left onto BIRKBECK ROAD, heading south.
After 150 yards turn right onto RIDLEY ROAD, heading west.
You will reach your destination 85 yards along RIDLEY ROAD.
Turn left to Kingsland High St. and after 100 m. you'll see the Dalston Kingsland Station.

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