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A Quick Overview of Berkeley Square
Berkeley Square is a town square in Mayfair in the West End of London, in the City of Westminster. It was originally laid out in the mid 18th century by architect William Kent.
- The gardens in the centre are open to the public, and their very large London Plane trees are among the oldest in central London, planted in 1789.
- Whilst Berkeley Square was originally a mostly residential area, there now remains only one residential block on the square – number 48.
- The square is mostly offices, including a number of hedge funds and wealth management businesses.