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 bedrooms
- Victorian conversion
- Over 740 square feet of internal living space
- Share of freehold
- Bright and characterful
- Large shared garden with direct access
- Sought after location benefitting from access to Tule Hill and Herne Hill
- Brockwell Park in easy reach
- Off street parking
A bright and characterful two bedroom garden flat, occupying the ground floor of a handsome Victorian terrace, ideally located for access to the amenities and transport links of Tulse Hill, Herne Hill and the idyllic open spaces of Brockwell Park.
There is a running theme of characterful period charm throughout. The open-plan reception room is bright and airy, thanks to the large bay window, with a beautifully maintained ceiling rose and a feature fireplace. At one end of the room, a traditional style integrated kitchen that opens out onto an ideal entertaining space, with room to dine as well as relax and unwind. The other side is occupied by a cosy living area, making this the ideal spot to entertain guests in style, with high ceilings that add to the spacious feeling within the room.
At the rear of the property, the spacious master bedroom is tucked away peacefully overlooking the large shared garden, adjacent the family sized bathroom, boasting an abundance of charm. The second bedroom provides potential buyers with a flexible space that could easily be used as a nursery, a home office, a guest room or rented out. A wide side return with decking provides an ideal spot within the garden to enjoy the warmer months in privacy, with a large green area towards the back. The outside space is generous and tranquil, making it easy to forget that you are indeed moments from the centre of Tulse Hill, Herne Hill and within easy reach of Brixton.
St Faith's Road is a quiet residential one way straight street within a stone's throw from the green open spaces of Brockwell Park, lauded as London's best outdoor space by locals with its amazing lido among its myriad attractions. Tulse Hill train station is within a three-minute walk with trains to London Bridge and central London via Southern Rail and the Thames Link. Herne Hill and West Dulwich are also within easy walking reach offering a village feel and a wide range of amenities. Brixton is a five-minute bus journey or a twenty to twenty-five-minute walk across Brockwell Park. The property is also within the catchment of Rosendale primary school.
EPC rating: C (72)
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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.
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ZONE 3. Southeastern service to London Victoria and Orpington.
0.8 mi / 17 mins walkRoute & info
ZONE 3. Southern Service to and from London Victoria, London Bridge, Beckenham Junction and Sutton via West Croydon, with many services calling at Crystal Palace, which is two stops away to the south. The typical journey time into London Victoria is about 25 minutes.
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ZONE 2. First Capital Connect services to Victoria, Blackfriars and Wimbledon.
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ZONE 2. Southern services to Victoria via Clapham Junction, London Bridge, Crystal Palace and Sutton.
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ZONE 3. Southeastern services between Victoria and Orpington, via Brixton and Herne Hill.
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Victoria Line services every three mins (approx) to Finsbury Park and Walthamstow Central.
1.7 mi / 33 mins walkRoute & info
ZONE 2. Southern services to London Bridge via Peckham Rye, West Croydon and Beckenham Junction via Crystal Palace.
1.7 mi / 33 mins walkRoute & info
4 trains direct to Victoria per hour and 4 to Orpington via Herne Hill
1.9 mi / 38 mins walkRoute & info
ZONE 3. Southern services to Victoria, London Bridge, Crystal Palace, West Croydon and Epsom.
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