Dumbarton Road, SW2

2 bedroom flat for sale

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  • Two double bedrooms
  • Victorian maisonette
  • Own front door
  • Characterful features
  • Nearly 900 square feet of internal living space
  • Private Garden
  • Walking distance to the Northern and Victoria tube lines
  • Loft

Property details

This spacious two-bedroom maisonette has its own entrance on the ground floor and is split over the top floors of one of the attractive Edwardian terraces on Dumbarton Road. Dumbarton Road is a popular residential street, situated just off Brixton Hill and sandwiched between similar roads in this sought-after residential pocket between Brixton and Clapham. With over 880 square feet of internal living space, and a private garden, this property instantly feels like a home, the moment you walk through the door.

The living space is fantastic – the spacious separate reception room at the front of the property provides ample space for relaxing and entertaining, boasting a bright bay window and a charming feature fireplace, plus access onto a delightful balcony that looks over the attractive terraces on Dumbarton Road. There are two well-proportioned double bedrooms, both genuine doubles and tucked away quietly to the rear of the property, sharing a stylish family bathroom. The navy shaker style eat-in kitchen provides all you need in terms of storage and worktop space, with plenty of space for a dining table, perfect for those who enjoy entertaining on a regular basis. Stairs lead down to a private, sunny decked garden, the ideal spot in which to unwind with a book or host a BBQ throughout the summer months. The property has the additional benefit of a demised loft room, a superb addition and perfect for use as a guest room or separate snug.

This beautifully presented maisonette 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 the Green Flag awarded Brockwell Park, with its rolling greenery, iconic 1930s Lido and excellent sports facilities. 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 a plethora of quaint, boutique shops, cafes and restaurants.

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. Share of Freehold.

EPC rating: E (53)

Floor plan


Front door to work

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

  • Victoria 28 mins
  • South Bank 33 mins
  • London Bridge 34 mins
  • The City 36 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. 


1.1 mi / 20 mins walk

Route & info

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

Clapham Common

1.1 mi / 21 mins walk

Route & info

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


1.1 mi / 22 mins walk

Route & info

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

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)

Clapham South

1.2 mi / 24 mins walk

Route & info

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

Clapham High Street

1.2 mi / 23 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.

Herne Hill

1.3 mi / 24 mins walk

Route & info

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

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.


1.5 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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