Doverfield Road, SW2

2 bedroom flat for sale

Asking price

£500,000

Sold price

£500,000

Features

  • Private garden
  • Victorian
  • Own front door
  • Characterful features

Property details

A characterful two double bedroom garden flat occupying the whole of the ground floor of one of the attractive period buildings on Doverfield Road. This Victorian flat benefits from its own entrance and with nearly 750 square feet of internal living space, this property feels like a home. Doverfield Road is an attractive residential street, situated just off Brixton Hill and sandwiched between similar roads in this sought-after residential pocket of between Brixton and Clapham.

The property is packed full of original features and with two comfortable double bedrooms, this flat is ideal for anyone looking to rent out the spare bedroom or share with friends, whilst maintaining a sense of space and privacy. The separate reception room at the front of the building has wooden flooring, a square bay window and a feature fireplace. Tucked away at the back of the building is a lovely kitchen diner with ample room for a dining table and views out over the private garden at the rear. Last but not least there is a modern bathroom and built-in storage.

The property will appeal to a wide range of potential purchasers, who will benefit from all that Brixton offers, from the celebrated cuisine of Brixton Village to the music venues and nightlife the area is famous for. There are local amenities within a two-minute walk and there are a selection of pubs, bars, restaurants and supermarkets on Brixton Hill and Effra Road. It is also a five-minute walk to Brockwell Park, claimed by some as the finest park in London. Brixton tube station is a fifteen-minute stroll and there is a bus stop within a stone’s throw, with numerous buses that run all day and night, taking no more than a couple of minutes down Brixton Hill.

Clapham High Street and Abbeville Village are also a similar distance, offering excellent transport links with three Northern Line underground stations, Clapham High Street station on the Overground and numerous bus routes to other areas of London. Venn Street and its multitude of restaurants and bars, the green open spaces of Clapham Common are all within walking distance. Abbeville Village boasts the quaint, boutique shops, cafes and restaurants the area is famous for.There are few properties in the area that have as many positive attributes; from the size and the style to the outside space and the proximity to all the action the area has to offer – this flat is a real gem.

EPC rating: D (63)

Floor plan

Floorplan

Front door to work

An estimate of the journey times to popular London destinations, using the first fast train after 8am.

  • Victoria 30 mins
  • South Bank 34 mins
  • London Bridge 35 mins
  • The City 38 mins
  • Canary Wharf 44 mins

Streatham Hill

0.9 mi / 19 mins walk

Route & info

ZONE 2. Southern services to Victoria via Clapham Junction, London Bridge, Crystal Palace and Sutton. 

Brixton

1.1 mi / 21 mins walk

Route & info

Victoria Line services every three mins (approx) to Finsbury Park and Walthamstow Central.

Clapham Common

1.1 mi / 22 mins walk

Route & info

ZONE 2, Northern Line underground station with trains north via Bank or Charing Cross every five minutes (approx)

Clapham North

1.2 mi / 22 mins walk

Route & info

ZONE 2, Northern Line underground station with trains north via Bank or Charing Cross every five minutes (approx)

Brixton

1.2 mi / 23 mins walk

Route & info

4 trains direct to Victoria per hour and 4 to Orpington via Herne Hill

Clapham High Street

1.2 mi / 24 mins walk

Route & info

ZONE 2 Overground line between Highbury and Islington and Clapham Junction with trains every 5 minutes (approx). Limited service of Southeastern trains to Victoria too.

Clapham South

1.3 mi / 25 mins walk

Route & info

ZONE 2 (and 3), Northern Line underground station with trains north via Bank or Charing Cross every five minutes (approx)

Herne Hill

1.3 mi / 26 mins walk

Route & info

ZONE 2. First Capital Connect services to Victoria, Blackfriars and Wimbledon.

Tulse Hill

1.4 mi / 27 mins walk

Route & info

ZONE 3. Southern and First Capital Connect services to London Bridge via Peckham Rye, Blackfriars, West Croydon, Beckenham Junction via Crystal Palace and Sutton via Wimbledon.

Balham

1.5 mi / 29 mins walk

Route & info

ZONE 3. Southern services to Victoria, London Bridge, Milton Keynes, Epsom and Sutton.

Brixton area highlights

Brixton is a melting pot of culture, cuisine and creativity. An explosion of inventive, new restaurants, pop-ups, fashion stores and art galleries sit alongside the many great pubs, music venues and nightclubs that have been around for years. Transport links are excellent, with London Underground (Victoria Line) trains reaching central London in 12 minutes. If you’re craving green space, Brockwell Park and its famed Art Deco lido are close by. Brixton brings together all the best things about London and is one of the most vibrant and diverse places to live south of the river.

Brixton area guide

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