Hammersmith & Shepherd's Bush

Good To Know Guide: Hammersmith & Shepherds Bush

Douglas & Gordon’s Hammersmith estate agents have been seeing more people looking to live in west London, over more expensive neighbouring areas such as Holland Park. Our office on Glenthorne Road is home to some of our best sales and letting agents in Hammersmith and we pride ourselves on not only covering Hammersmith, but as being a well-regarded Shepherd’s Bush estate agent as well. With better value for money and an appealing village atmosphere this vibrant London area has a lot to offer.

Eating, drinking and shopping. Food lovers will feel right at home in Hammersmith & Shepherd’s Bush, with many traditional butchers, high-end delis, gourmet gastro-pubs and a weekly farmers’ market. King Street and Hammersmith Broadway feature many shops and restaurants, while Westfield shopping centre is one of London’s premier shopping and dining destinations.

Ravenscourt Park. Ravenscourt Park is one of Hammersmith & Shepherd’s Bush’s most appealing attractions, with 20.5 acres of green spaces for residents to enjoy. Its charming tea shop is perfect for an afternoon cream tea, followed by a stroll through the exquisitely manicured rose gardens. It is no surprise this oasis in the city has won a prestigious Green Flag Award.

Your future neighbours. Professional couples enjoy the area’s luxury flats and charming two-bedroom cottages, with convenient links to central London and Heathrow. Prestigious neighbourhoods like Wingate Road, Askew Road, Brackenbury Village and Wendell Park offer a selection of Victorian semi-detached and detached homes which appeal to growing families in the area.

Shepherd's Bush Market. Local residents from all walks of life enjoy this buzzing Shepherd’s Bush market located on Goldhawk Road. Here you can find everything from clothing and homewares, to fresh meat and produce. There are plenty of cafes and food stalls on offer - perfect for a picnic on Shepherd’s Bush Green, Uxbridge Road.  

Hammersmith culture. There is a lot of culture to experience in Hammersmith & Shepherd’s Bush. The edgy Lyric Theatre is famous for its thought-provoking and experimental productions. Riverside Studios is a production studio, theatre and independent cinema on the Thames while the Eventim Apollo Theatre has remained one of London’s most popular music venues since the 30s. For those who enjoy the outdoors, the charming green space of Brook Green offers tennis courts and is surrounded by boutique cafes and cozy pubs.

For more insights and up-to-date information on the property market in W12, W6 and W14, be sure to contact our Hammersmith and Shepherd’s Bush Road Estate Agents and Lettings Agents.

Schools
West London Free School
Brackenbury Primary School
John Betts Primary School
Greenside Primary School
St Stephen’s Primary School
 
Transport
Hammersmith Underground Station - Hammersmith and City Line
Shepherd’s Bush Overground Station
Kensington Olympia Station - Overground and District Line
Ravenscourt Park Underground - District Line
Stamford Brook Underground - District Line

Nearby Area Guides
Barons Court area guide
Brook Green area guide
Hammersmith area guide
Shepherd's Bush area guide
Stamford Brook area guide