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 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
- Over 660 square feet of internal space
- Victorian conversion
- Private West-facing garden
- Hugely characterful and bright
- Quiet residential road benefitting from both Herne Hill and Brixton
- Views over Brockwell Park
Hugely characterful and bright throughout, this charming two double bedroom garden flat is arranged over the ground floor of a handsome Victorian townhouse on the perfectly positioned Dulwich Road.
Spanning over 660 square feet, benefitting from high ceilings and huge, characterful windows as well as a West-facing garden, this property will appeal to a wide range of buyers. The open-plan reception benefits from a floor-to-ceiling window, hugely characterful and flooding the main living space with natural light. A sleek and contemporary kitchen occupies one side of the room, complete with an appealing breakfast bar and plenty of storage options. The reception area is cosy and comfortable, looking straight out onto the garden and through to idyllic Brockwell Park. The feature fireplace and hard wood flooring add to the character and ambience of this attractive room. The principal bedroom is a very comfortable double, a further feature fireplace and characterful bay window embellish the room, with plenty of space for storage options. The second bedroom maximises on the high ceilings and space available within the square footage by using a mezzanine level to create a cosy sleeping space, whilst doubling up on the floor space available below. The property is completed by a contemporary bathroom and a large storage cupboard.
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: C (71)
0.4 mi / 7 mins walkRoute & info
ZONE 2. First Capital Connect services to Victoria, Blackfriars and Wimbledon.
0.7 mi / 13 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 / 26 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 / 27 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
1.6 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.
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