"10 Downing Street" 10 Downing Street Tip by CADspark

10 Downing Street, London: 34 reviews and 46 photos

  Downing Street
by CADspark

One of the best known Streets in London is Downing Street, named after its builder, Sir George Downing, who was a Cromwellian civil servant. No. 10 with its famous black front door - the backdrop to many historical announcements, has been the official residence of Britain?s Prime Minister since 1732, when King George II presented the property to Sir Robert Walpole, Britain?s first Prime Minister.

Tip : Nearest Tube - Charing Cross. A short walk down Whitehall will bring you to Downing Street.

Address: 10 Downing St, London SW1A 2AA
Directions: Nearest Tube, Wesminster. Between Horse Guards Rd. & Parlament St.
Phone: +44 20 7925 0918
Website: http://www.number-10.gov.uk/output/Page1.asp

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  • Written Oct 30, 2004
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