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
- Home office
- Period conversion
- Unofficial private balcony
- Sprawling South-facing garden
- Off-street parking and bike storage
- Almost 850 square feet of internal living space
- Moments to Brockwell Park
- Transport links and amenities of Herne Hill, Tulse Hill and Brixton
- Share of Freehold
This sizable two double-bedroom apartment with an office, generous outside space and off-street parking is securely nestled on the first floor of a grand double-fronted period property, set back from the street and perfectly positioned just a two-minute stroll from Brockwell Park. The flat has been extensively renovated and modernised throughout by the current owners, creating a beautiful home which feels instantly livable from the moment you walk through the door.
The bright, open-plan reception room spans the full depth of the property and is tastefully finished, with wooden flooring, corniced high ceilings and delightful dual aspect windows. This hub of the home benefits from an abundance of natural light, to the rear during the day and the front of an evening, and provides ample space in which to relax, dine and entertain. Adorned with brass fittings, the blue kitchen cabinetry and open design creates a rustic yet contemporary feel whilst providing everything you need in terms of practicality, with integrated appliances and plenty of storage.
The two bedrooms are both generous doubles, quietly positioned away from the sociable open-plan. Enjoying leafy views over the gardens below, the principal bedroom is particularly well-proportioned and offers generous storage possibilities. Peacefully set back from the road the second double bedroom also offers a calming environment in which to relax. The bedrooms share an attractive bathroom finished with a high standard of fixtures and brass fittings which pop against green hues, this stunning bathroom is equipped with underfloor heating for toasty toes all year round.
There is also the further benefit of a home office, enjoying a separate setting off the communal landing and providing a handy solution to modern working setups.
An unofficial private balcony is accessed from the entrance hall of this striking apartment, a glorious spot which catches the evening sun making it perfect for unwinding with a glass of your favourite tipple in the warmer months.
A sprawling South-facing garden benefits from sun throughout the day, maintained by a gardener so all you have to do is enjoy, this marvelous space is ideal for whiling away the summer months with friends or the occasional neighbour with whom this leafy spot is shared. Garden sheds provide storage for bikes or items not used on a daily basis.
Off-street parking is also on offer, directly outside within the front grounds of this handsome building.
Trinity Rise has the huge benefit of being situated close to the rolling greenery of Brockwell Park, located just a two-minute stroll away. The fantastic amenities and transport links in both Herne Hill and Tulse Hill are also within easy reach in under thirteen minutes, with trains to London Bridge, Elephant and Castle and central London via Southern Rail and the Thames Link. Herne Hill offers a lovely village feel complete with weekend market. Whilst Brixton, first stop on the Victoria Line and boasting the lauded Brixton Village, is a five-minute bus journey from the top of the road or a pleasant twenty-three minute walk across Brockwell Park. For those with a car the South Circular is also on hand. An appealing home with something to offer the majority of purchasers, we advise early registration of interest.
EPC rating: D (67)
0.6 mi / 12 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.
0.7 mi / 13 mins walkRoute & info
ZONE 2. First Capital Connect services to Victoria, Blackfriars and Wimbledon.
1.1 mi / 24 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.
1.2 mi / 23 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.
1.3 mi / 26 mins walkRoute & info
ZONE 2. Southern services to London Bridge via Peckham Rye, West Croydon and Beckenham Junction via Crystal Palace.
1.4 mi / 26 mins walkRoute & info
Victoria Line services every three mins (approx) to Finsbury Park and Walthamstow Central.
1.5 mi / 28 mins walkRoute & info
4 trains direct to Victoria per hour and 4 to Orpington via Herne Hill
1.7 mi / 32 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.
2 mi / 42 mins walkRoute & info
ZONE 3. Southeastern services between Victoria and Orpington, via Brixton and Herne Hill.
Herne Hill area highlights
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