Herne Hill is an area that belongs to those in the know. From the colourful parade of shops that lines it pedestrianised centre, to its long-standing pubs, much-loved restaurants and renowned weekly market, Herne Hill is teeming with independent businesses and its devoted local community works hard to retain its unique charm. There are several outstanding schools and connections are great, with regular trains from Herne Hill station going to London Victoria, Blackfriars and Wimbledon. It’s crowning glory however is Brockwell Park, one of the most beautiful parks in London, and its Art Deco lido and café, which are popular all year round.Herne Hill area guide
- Two double bedrooms
- Victorian conversion
- Garden flat
- 785 square feet of internal space
- Bright and characterful
- Brockwell park within easy reach
Occupying the ground floor of a grand, semi-detached Victorian conversion, this characterful garden flat has two double bedrooms and plenty of space, located on a leafy, residential road just a few minutes away from the centres of Herne Hill and Brixton.
The reception room is spacious and boasts endearing Victorian charm with ceiling cornicing and a beautiful fireplace. Glass double doors open out onto the large, well-maintained shared garden. The kitchen, which opens out onto the reception room, benefits from plenty of storage and surface options as well as integrated appliances and sleek white tiling.
The master bedroom, which mirrors the reception room in terms of character as well as its impressive size, already has two large built-in wardrobes, leaving the rest of the room free to use at the purchaser’s discretion. The second bedroom is well designed to make the most of the cosy space and could easily be repurposed to suit the requirements of a purchaser. It is conveniently placed to rent out or use as a guest room and it is also ideal for professionals that work from home.
There is also a well proportioned family sized bathroom and there is also multiple built in storage options between the bathroom and the hallway. The property also benefits from having access to a large shed in the garden with power that could be easily converted into a home office, gym or studio.
Dulwich Road, perfectly positioned between Herne Hill and Brixton, which will appeal to anyone contemplating moving to either of these popular neighbourhoods. Herne Hill station is a six-minute walk and Brixton tube station is a ten-minute stroll. London Bridge is accessible in twenty-four minutes, Canary Wharf in thirty-seven minutes and Victoria within sixteen minutes, door to door.
The celebrated Herne Hill establishments are close-by and the restaurants and shops within the lauded Brixton Village, the amenities of the high street and Brixton Station are a ten-minute stroll. Having access to a green space is now more important than ever for our wellbeing – luckily, the lush, open spaces of the award-winning Brockwell Park are virtually opposite the flat, along with its iconic 1930’s Lido and unrivalled sports facilities. With Brockwell Park, Herne Hill’s pubs and restaurants and Brixton Village all on your doorstep, there really is something to cater for everyone.
EPC rating: D (64)
0.4 mi / 7 mins walkRoute & info
ZONE 2. First Capital Connect services to Victoria, Blackfriars and Wimbledon.
0.7 mi / 12 mins walkRoute & info
4 trains direct to Victoria per hour and 4 to Orpington via Herne Hill
0.7 mi / 13 mins walkRoute & info
Victoria Line services every three mins (approx) to Finsbury Park and Walthamstow Central.
1 mi / 19 mins walkRoute & 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.
1.1 mi / 22 mins walkRoute & info
ZONE 2. Southern services to London Bridge via Peckham Rye, West Croydon and Beckenham Junction via Crystal Palace.
1.3 mi / 27 mins walkRoute & 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.
1.4 mi / 28 mins walkRoute & info
ZONE 3. Southeastern service to London Victoria and Orpington.
1.5 mi / 30 mins walkRoute & info
ZONE 2, Northern Line underground station with trains north via Bank or Charing Cross every five minutes (approx)
Clapham High Street
1.5 mi / 31 mins walkRoute & 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.
1.7 mi / 35 mins walkRoute & info
ZONE 2, this station enjoys Overground, Southern, Southeastern services to, amongst others, Highbury and Islington via Canada Water, Victoria, Blackfriars, Clapham Junction, West Croydon and Sevenoaks.
Herne Hill area highlights
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