Considering a Property in Shepherd’s Bush? Here’s What You Need to Know
Some say the name “Shepherd's Bush” originates from the area’s use as a rest stop for shepherds on their way to London’s Smithfield Market, and we believe many prospective homeowners will find a Shepherd's Bush property epitomises the ideal resting point for them as well. Aside from the many property options in this West London district, it is also a shopper’s paradise. The area is home to the Westfield shopping mall, famed as one of Europe’s largest urban shopping centres, as well as many smaller shops in the Shepherd's Bush Green area.
Property for Sale in Shepherd’s Bush
Shepherd's Bush has a selection of housing opportunities - ranging from small one bedroom flats to grand detached villas. Bordered by Hammersmith homes to the south and south-west, houses in Shepherd’s Bush are ideal for property seekers looking for an easy commute into London, and boast excellent transport links via bus, Tube and overground rail.
In addition to the numerous residential options on offer, Shepherd's Bush properties provide easy access to a huge selection of local delis, pubs and restaurants. Never short on local entertainment, residents will find themselves within easy reach of live music venues like Shepherd's Bush Empire and Shepherd's Bush Walkabout, as well as the famous Loftus Road football stadium, home to the Queen’s Park Rangers.
Renting Shepherd’s Bush Property
Property in Shepherd’s Bush to rent includes both flats and houses. Cottages make ideal homes for professional couples, while growing families are spoilt for choice with many options in the area.
With a choice of reputable local schools and an easy journey to and from Heathrow, the area attracts a diverse range of tenants looking for an apartment or house for rent in Shepherd's Bush. With the help of an experienced Douglas & Gordon estate agent, you can easily find a place to call home in this local haven.
What We Love About Shepherd's Bush
Shepherd's Bush provides a range of activities but probably the most notable is the O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire, which operates as a music venue. There are a mix of gyms and fitness centres in the area and of course, Westfield hosts an array of shopping opportunities.
With supermarkets like Sainsbury’s, Tesco, Waitrose and Marks & Spencer in the area, food shopping is well catered for. General shopping is available on Goldhawk Road and Uxbridge Road with restaurants offering a wide variety of cuisines.
Discover more about this popular area and Shepherd’s Bush property with the help of our knowledgeable Douglas & Gordon estate agents.