Cecil Sharp House


What is it?

Cecil Sharp House is the headquarters of the English Folk Dance and Song Society, and houses the Vaughan Williams Memorial Library. It also contains a number of halls which are used for folk events of various sorts. There is a licensed bar serving real ales and catering facilities.

This site contains details of Knees Up Cecil Sharp Ceilidhs and Sharp's Folk Club; for details of other events see What's On at Cecil Sharp House on the C#H site.

Where is it?

Cecil Sharp House is in North London in the area between Camden Town, Regents Park, and Primrose Hill. It is at the junction of Regents Park Road and Gloucester Avenue, and its postal address is 2 Regents Park Road, London, NW1 7AY.

The nearest tube station is Camden Town (Northern Line) which is a little over five minutes walk away. Bus 274 passes the door, and the C2 stops nearby in Parkway (northbound) or Delancy Street (southbound); there are many other buses to and from Camden Town (24, 27, 29, 31, 88, 134, 168, 214, 253). Public transport information can be obtained from Transport for London. Here is a map showing the location at Streetmap. Further information about Camden Town can be found at the Camden Town Online site.



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