Vale Royal - Vale Royal, Montrose Road, Kingston
Vale Royal in the official residence of the Prime Minister of Jamaica.
The property was constructed in 1694 by the planter Sir William Taylor, Taylor was one of the richest men in Jamaica at the time. In 1928 the property was sold to the government and became the official residence of the British Colonial Secretary (then Sir Reginald Edward Stubbs). Vale Royal has subsequently become the official residence of the Prime Minister.
Vale Royal is not open to the public.© 2008 Jamaica Travel and Culture .com