Josephine Avenue, SW2

2 bedroom flat for sale

Asking price

£550,000

Sold price

£543,000

Features

  • Shared garden
  • Bright and airy throughout
  • Sought after location
  • Close to brockwell park
  • Characterful

Property details

This superb two bedroom, two bathroom flat, located within Brixton’s most cherished conservation area, is a rare find: tucked away at the rear of this perfectly designed, modern development, yet with all the charm and character of a Victorian property. The development, set back from Josephine Avenue and accessed via its own communal front gardens, was built around 3 years ago with tremendous attention to detail, mock-Victorian elegance and luxury, whilst being engineered to meet all the requirements of modern living.

The master bedroom is a generous size and boasts an attractive ensuite shower room. The second bedroom is also a comfortable double room, ideal for use as a guest room, study, or even to rent out if needed. The family bathroom is spacious and bright with a sash window. The open plan kitchen/reception room is a bright and stylish space with ample room for dining, relaxing and entertaining. The country-style kitchen oozes charm whilst offering a high standard of practicality, with plenty of storage and top of the range appliances. The flat is tucked away quietly at the rear of the development and every room overlooks the well-maintained, peaceful shared garden.

The property has the additional benefit of secure bike storage and off street parking (operating on a first come, first served basis). Nestled amongst Victorian terraces on handsome, tree-lined Josephine Avenue, the property can only be recognised as a modern build by the higher level of detailing and crispness of its features within, with the shapes, lines, light and feel only available from the very best of contemporary building design. Josephine Avenue is only 3 minutes from Brockwell Park, 30 seconds from Sainsbury's supermarket, an 8-minute walk from Brixton Tube and Train Station, and a 10-minute walk across the park to Herne Hill station. A fantastic flat: early registration is advised.

EPC rating: B (81)

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 20 mins
  • South Bank 25 mins
  • London Bridge 26 mins
  • The City 28 mins
  • Canary Wharf 39 mins

Brixton

0.6 mi / 11 mins walk

Route & info

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

Herne Hill

0.7 mi / 13 mins walk

Route & info

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

Brixton

0.7 mi / 13 mins walk

Route & info

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

Loughborough Junction

1.2 mi / 23 mins walk

Route & info

Trains north to Blackfriars (8 mins), Farrindon (15 mins) and Kings Cross/St Pancras (18 mins) and beyond up to north west London every 10 mins at rush hour.

Tulse Hill

1.3 mi / 26 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.

North Dulwich

1.3 mi / 26 mins walk

Route & info

ZONE 2. Southern services to London Bridge via Peckham Rye, West Croydon and Beckenham Junction via Crystal Palace.

Clapham North

1.3 mi / 25 mins walk

Route & info

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

Clapham High Street

1.4 mi / 27 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.

Stockwell

1.4 mi / 27 mins walk

Route & info

ZONE 2, Northern Line and Victoria Line underground station with trains north via Bank or Charing Cross every five minutes on the Morden to Barnet/Edgeware, Northern Line (approx) and Via Victoria on the Brixton to Walhamstow Central, Victoria Line.

Clapham Common

1.4 mi / 28 mins walk

Route & info

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

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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