Effra Road, SW2

2 bedroom flat for sale
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  • Two double bedrooms
  • Popular art deco residential block
  • Quietly set back from the street
  • Large triple-glazed windows
  • Bright and airy
  • Well-presented throughout
  • Lift access
  • Brockwell Park a two-minute stroll
  • Brixton tube and Herne Hill station both a ten-minute walk
  • Local amenities on the doorstep

Property details

Keating Estates are proud to present to market a beautifully presented two double bedroom apartment for sale, set over the first floor of a popular art deco residential block, tucked back from the street on the centrally-located Effra Road, moments from Brockwell Park and equidistant to Brixton tube and Herne Hill station.

Lovingly cared for by the current owners, the apartment has a great finish and large windows, the spacious reception room is no exception and boasts a huge triple-glazed window, which bathes the room with daylight whilst providing a quiet and peaceful ambience, the ideal space in which to unwind on the sofa or dine with friends. The modern kitchen is tasteful with neutral tones yet contrasting textures and provides plenty of storage, with the added luxury of integrated appliances.

The principle bedroom displays the same vast yet triple-glazed windows and offers an abundance of built-in storage, plus the proportions to accommodate further storage and a dressing table or desk with a leafy outlook. The second bedroom is also of a fair size and is currently set up with a desk in addition to the traditional bedroom furniture. The apartment is completed by a bright and spacious bathroom, including a bath and shower, storage and finished with a heated towel rail.

This fantastic flat will appeal to a wide range of purchasers and has use of a lift, a readily available care-taker, secure entry system and a close-knit neighbourhood community feel, ideal for anyone looking to move into their new home hassle-free.

The location is ideal, positioned moments from a large supermarket and a number of acclaimed independent cafes and restaurants on Brixton Water Lane, whilst only a two-minute walk from Brockwell Park, one of the finest in London. The property benefits from all that Brixton offers from the celebrated cuisine of Brixton Village to the music venues and nightlife the area is famous for. The restaurants, cafes and the Sunday market in Herne Hill are all within easy reach via a pleasant walk through Brockwell Park. The transport links are excellent, an equidistant ten-minute walk to both the start of the Victoria Line at Brixton tube and Herne Hill station with connections to London Bridge, Canary Wharf and The City.

EPC rating: D (61)

Floor plan


Front door to work

An estimate of the journey times to popular London destinations, using the first fast train after 8am.

  • Victoria 17 mins
  • South Bank 22 mins
  • London Bridge 23 mins
  • The City 25 mins
  • Canary Wharf 36 mins


0.5 mi / 9 mins walk

Route & info

Victoria Line services every three mins (approx) to Finsbury Park and Walthamstow Central.


0.6 mi / 11 mins walk

Route & info

4 trains direct to Victoria per hour and 4 to Orpington via Herne Hill

Herne Hill

0.6 mi / 13 mins walk

Route & info

ZONE 2. First Capital Connect services to Victoria, Blackfriars and Wimbledon.

Loughborough Junction

1 mi / 21 mins walk

Route & 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.

Clapham North

1.2 mi / 24 mins walk

Route & info

ZONE 2, Northern Line underground station with trains north via Bank or Charing Cross every five minutes (approx)


1.3 mi / 25 mins walk

Route & info

ZONE 2, Northern Line and Victoria Line underground station with trains north via Bank or Charing Cross every five minutes on the Morden to Barnet/Edgeware, Northern Line (approx) and Via Victoria on the Brixton to Walhamstow Central, Victoria Line.

Clapham High Street

1.3 mi / 25 mins walk

Route & 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.

Tulse Hill

1.3 mi / 27 mins walk

Route & 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.

North Dulwich

1.3 mi / 27 mins walk

Route & info

ZONE 2. Southern services to London Bridge via Peckham Rye, West Croydon and Beckenham Junction via Crystal Palace.

Clapham Common

1.4 mi / 28 mins walk

Route & info

ZONE 2, Northern Line underground station with trains north via Bank or Charing Cross every five minutes (approx)

Brixton area highlights

Brixton is a melting pot of culture, cuisine and creativity. An explosion of inventive, new restaurants, pop-ups, fashion stores and art galleries sit alongside the many great pubs, music venues and nightclubs that have been around for years. Transport links are excellent, with London Underground (Victoria Line) trains reaching central London in 12 minutes. If you’re craving green space, Brockwell Park and its famed Art Deco lido are close by. Brixton brings together all the best things about London and is one of the most vibrant and diverse places to live south of the river.

Brixton area guide

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