Dumbarton Road, SW2

2 bedroom flat for sale
£545,000

Features

  • Two double bedrooms
  • Victorian conversion
  • Characterful features
  • Cellar
  • Own front door
  • Nearly 800 square feet of internal living space
  • South facing private garden

Property details

A charming two double bedroom garden flat, within a handsome, Victorian end of terraced house. Dumbarton 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.

This end of terrace house has an attractive Victorian facade, and the roof has recently had a complete overhaul. The flat is accessed via its own front door and comprises two comfortable double bedrooms with high ceilings. The master bedroom is a fantastic size and has a characterful bay window and feature fireplace, and the second bedroom has double doors which lead onto a small courtyard. There is also a spacious basement, providing a handy storage solution for all those items which are not used on a daily basis.

The heart of the home is a bright and contemporary open-plan reception room located to the rear of the property. The living space is flooded with natural light which has created a superb entertaining area with ample room to relax and dine, whilst a lovely wood burner adds a sense of character. Bi-folding doors open from the reception into the garden, allowing a seamless flow from the open-plan living area into the private garden. This South-facing garden is secluded and low-maintenance, the perfect spot in which to enjoy the sun throughout the warmer months. This lovely home is a neutral blank canvas and ready for a new purchaser to move into hassle-free.

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, as well as a selection of pubs, bars, restaurants and supermarkets on Brixton Hill and Effra Road. It is also a five-minute walk to wonderful Brockwell Park, claimed by some as the finest park in London. Brixton tube station is a fifteen-minute stroll down the hill, 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 known 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. Long lease.

EPC rating: C (69)

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 27 mins
  • South Bank 32 mins
  • London Bridge 33 mins
  • The City 35 mins
  • Canary Wharf 45 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 mi / 19 mins walk

Route & info

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

Brixton

1.1 mi / 21 mins walk

Route & info

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

Clapham Common

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)

Herne Hill

1.2 mi / 23 mins walk

Route & info

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

Clapham North

1.2 mi / 23 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

1.3 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 / 26 mins walk

Route & info

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

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

1.6 mi / 30 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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