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A fashionable residential district of southwest London, England, centered on Belgrave Square.


(Placename) a fashionable residential district of W central London, around Belgrave Square


(bɛlˈgreɪ vi ə)

a fashionable district in London, England, adjoining Hyde Park.
Bel•gra′vi•an, adj.
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She considered herself to be of French descent, which might have been true; and after a good many years of married life with a licensed victualler of the more common sort, she provided for the years of widowhood by letting furnished apartments for gentlemen near Vauxhall Bridge Road in a square once of some splendour and still included in the district of Belgravia.
When my friend, the fashionable John Pimlico, married the lovely Lady Belgravia Green Parker, the excitement was so general that even the little snuffy old pew-opener who let me into the seat was in tears.
The Vernon Hotel stood, as if by accident, in the corner of a square in Belgravia.
From novels by local authors to glossy coffee table books on Belgravia brands and biographies of former residents, Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel has partnered with nearby Belgravia Books to create a unique library for its guests.
London-based garment care company Jeeves of Belgravia is to open an operation in Bahrain as part of a planned Middle East expansion.
The larger, five-bedroom Belgravia features an open plan kitchen, dining and family room, separate utility room and reception room to the ground floor.
WITH living space in central London nearing the pounds 3,000 per sq ft, it could be technically possible to sell a wardrobe in Belgravia to buy a country home in Wales, says a leading firm of househunters.
Newcastle claimed they ran out of patience with The Belgravia Group after negotiations over a possible takeover came to an end.
And following the club's AGM, on Tuesday, club chairman Freddy Shepherd said the Jersey-based Belgravia Group was the only serious bidder.
Shepherd confirmed the Jersey-based Belgravia Group are the only serious buyers at present and, despite previous denials, admitted they have completed the "due diligence" process of checking the club accounts.
NEWCASTLE United will this week tell takeover suitors the Belgravia Group to "put up or shut up