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 bedrooms
- Juliette balcony
- Victorian conversion
- Bright and airy throughout
- Brixton a four-minute walk
- Herne Hill a seven-minute stroll
- Brockwell Park in under five minutes by foot
- Victoria Line and two overground stations
- Chain-free & share of freehold
Keating Estates are proud to present to market an enticing two bedroom apartment on the popular Railton Road. This delightful property is positioned equidistant to both Brixton and Herne Hill, within close proximity to Brockwell Park, whilst also being within the LTN.
This attractive period property has a bright ambience throughout with a fresh and contemporary finish, creating an airy yet homely feel. The open-plan reception room is bathed in natural light from two South-West facing sash windows, further enhanced due to the low-level building opposite, additionally ensuring privacy. Offering the proportions to lounge, dine and cook this sociable room is an inviting heart of the home, ideal for entertaining. The modern integrated kitchen offers ample storage within stylish blue cabinetry, topped with worktops wrapping around into an L shape, creating an ergonomic environment in which to cook.
Both bedrooms are nestled peacefully to the rear with leafy views, the principal boasting a Juliette balcony, ideal for allowing the fresh air to breeze through the room whilst unwinding with a coffee or book. The second bedroom offers a versatile space to be utilised to suit the needs of the purchaser, be it as a nursery, bedroom or, as currently demonstrated, a home office. The contemporary bathroom is equipped with both bath and overhead shower, finished with blue wall tiles, a hexagonal penny floor, plus a heated towel rail and integrated storage.
All in all, this distinctive apartment would make a fantastic first home, well-presented and versatile, ready to move into straight away with an enviable location which will appeal to a wide range of purchasers. Early registration of interest is advised.
Railton Road has the huge benefit of Brixton at one end of the street and Herne Hill at the other, whilst also being part of the LTN. Herne Hill is infamous for the award-winning Brockwell Park, which also offers a gym/lido and two cafes. There are two express supermarkets plus an array of independent boutique shops and cafes. A popular Farmers' Market runs every Sunday giving the area a real village feel. There is also a wide array of gastropubs, bakeries and eateries. Brixton has major supermarkets plus a famous vibrant market, Ritzy Cinema and the Upstairs private members club. There is a wide choice of culinary delights within Brixton Village, POP Brixton and throughout Central Brixton. The area also offers a great nightlife such as bars, clubs and live music venues including Hootananny and Electric Brixton and the property will appeal to purchasers contemplating moving to these two in-demand areas.
In terms of transport links, you will be spoiled for choice, being half way between Herne Hill and Brixton stations provides the best of both worlds as you have the choice of both over-ground stations plus the start of the speedy Victoria Line, with an interchange to the Northern Line just one stop in. There are regular day and night buses on offer travelling through this well-connected area ready to whisk you away into the city whenever you desire.
Chain-free & share of freehold.
EPC rating: C (75)
0.4 mi / 9 mins walkRoute & info
ZONE 2. First Capital Connect services to Victoria, Blackfriars and Wimbledon.
0.4 mi / 9 mins walkRoute & info
4 trains direct to Victoria per hour and 4 to Orpington via Herne Hill
0.5 mi / 11 mins walkRoute & info
Victoria Line services every three mins (approx) to Finsbury Park and Walthamstow Central.
0.8 mi / 17 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.
1.2 mi / 26 mins walkRoute & info
ZONE 2. Southern services to London Bridge via Peckham Rye, West Croydon and Beckenham Junction via Crystal Palace.
1.3 mi / 27 mins walkRoute & 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.
1.4 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
1.4 mi / 32 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.
1.5 mi / 33 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.
1.9 mi / 41 mins walkRoute & info
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