Primrose Hill is a relatively new part of London. By which we mean, the name has only been used since the 15th century. Compared with most of London, Primrose Hill is positively a new-born. As such, there isn’t much knowledge about the early history of Primrose Hill.
In fact, Primrose Hill is so well known around the world is because of the famous people that have lived throughout the years. People like Kate Moss, Jude Law and Ewan McGregor have all lived in Primrose Hill.
However, Primrose Hill came into being because of one of the most famous kings of all time, King Henry VIII. He appropriated it and then in 1841, it became Crown property. And then in 1842, Primrose Hill finally became public open space that every Londoner could enjoy.
If you live in Primrose Hill now, we have to mention the amazing views of the London Skyline. If you are new to the area, you have to check the view out. The view of London from Primrose Hill by day is breathtaking, but to really enjoy it, go at night. On a good night, you can see all of London and feel like the only person in the world, it is magical.