Just off the end of 27L, this is one of the best places to capture planes arriving at Heathrow (LHR/EGLL) when it is running on "westerly" operations (i.e. landing to the west).
It is a small cul-de-sac with no parking available and no real facilities to speak of. But the plane views are stellar.
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