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
- Four double bedrooms
- Two modern bathrooms
- Semi-detached Victorian townhouse
- Over 1750 square feet
- Recently refurbished
- Bright and airy throughout
- Short walk to Brockwell Park and Herne Hill
- Chain free
An exciting opportunity to buy a beautifully refurbished semi-detached four double bedroom period townhouse benefitting from plenty of outside space. Berwyn Road is a quiet residential street perfectly nestled within close proximity to Brockwell Park.
The ground floor comprises a wide hallway complete with beautiful Victorian tiling and access to a spacious cellar, a large dual-aspect reception room packed full of character, including a lovely bay window, parquet wooden flooring, high ceilings and exquisite cornicing. Double doors boast views over the un-extended side return. The eat-in kitchen provides a perfect family hub and includes a bay window and plenty of space for dining and entertaining, adding further to the sense of character. Subject to the necessary permissions, there is the opportunity to increase the footprint by extending into the side-return. Doors open onto the quiet and serene private garden, perfect for relaxing and entertaining during the spring and summer months.
On the first floor are three of the four bedrooms, all of which are extremely comfortable doubles. The master bedroom runs the entire width of the front of the house with plenty of space for storage. There is a large, modern family bathroom which serves the bedrooms on this floor, and stairs lead up to another double bedroom and an additional bathroom. There is also a large loft offering plenty of storage which can be converted subject to the necesary permissions creating more scope to add value to this impressive house.
Berwyn Road is conveniently located a short walk 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 five-minute stroll 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, first stop on the Victoria Line and the lauded Brixton Village is a five-minute bus journey or a twenty-four minute walk across Brockwell Park.
EPC rating: C (71)
0.3 mi / 6 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.
0.9 mi / 18 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.
0.9 mi / 17 mins walkRoute & info
ZONE 2. First Capital Connect services to Victoria, Blackfriars and Wimbledon.
0.9 mi / 18 mins walkRoute & info
ZONE 3. Southeastern service to London Victoria and Orpington.
1.2 mi / 25 mins walkRoute & info
ZONE 2. Southern services to Victoria via Clapham Junction, London Bridge, Crystal Palace and Sutton.
1.5 mi / 30 mins walkRoute & info
ZONE 2. Southern services to London Bridge via Peckham Rye, West Croydon and Beckenham Junction via Crystal Palace.
1.6 mi / 32 mins walkRoute & info
Victoria Line services every three mins (approx) to Finsbury Park and Walthamstow Central.
1.7 mi / 33 mins walkRoute & info
4 trains direct to Victoria per hour and 4 to Orpington via Herne Hill
1.8 mi / 37 mins walkRoute & info
ZONE 3. Southeastern services between Victoria and Orpington, via Brixton and Herne Hill.
1.9 mi / 36 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.
Herne Hill area highlights
What's your property worth?
Whether it’s time to move or you’re just weighing up your options, we can help you work out where you stand in the market with a free sales or lettings valuation.Value my property