Why Invest in South Kensington Property?

South Kensington property has something for everyone, from top local schools, museums and galleries, to designer high street shopping and a thriving nightlife. The area is also home to numerous attractive local parks, including Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens.

Situated within easy distance of both central London and the countryside, life in South Kensington offers you the best of both worlds.

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Property for Sale & Rent in South Kensington

South Kensington properties are undeniably attractive, with an abundance of white stucco facades or red-brick buildings, and plenty of quiet garden squares. This serene residential neighbourhood has excellent transport links from South Kensington Tube station, making it a popular choice among young professionals commuting into London.

Many of the large stucco-fronted family homes in South Kensington have been converted into luxury apartments, but property in the neighbourhood is diverse, and there is also a selection of larger houses to choose from.

The area has a largely international population, and a thriving property rental market. Tenants looking to rent South Kensington property have a wealth of options, and can find anything from a one-bedroom flat to a large family home.

Douglas & Gordon letting agents can offer you advice on the latest South Kensington property prices, so you can find the perfect house or apartment within your budget.

Notable Areas of South Kensington

The Old Brompton Road is the site of many popular eateries, pubs and bars known for their signature cocktails.

Gloucester Road, which runs from Kensington Gardens to the Old Brompton Road, buzzes with activity every day, especially at lunch time when many locals stop by to enjoy a meal, or stretch their legs in the park.

Many of London’s best hotels and fine dining options can be found in Knightsbridge.

South Kensington Transport Links

South Kensington Underground - District & Circle Line/ Piccadilly Line

Gloucester Road Underground - District & Circle Line/ Piccadilly Line

High Street Kensington - District & Circle L

Living in South Kensington

Foreign buyers and investors favour South Kensington for its sophisticated, cosmopolitan atmosphere, while locals move to the area for its reputable schools, scenic surrounds and lifestyle hubs.

Families moving to South Kensington will appreciate the variety of large supermarkets, delicatessens and speciality food shops. Young couples will enjoy the area’s coffee shops, pubs and upmarket shopping options.

What We Love about South Kensington

The star attractions in South Kensington include the Royal Albert Hall, which hosts spectacular cultural and musical performances, and the Serpentine Gallery in Hyde Park, which showcases leading exhibitions. South Kensington is a cultural hotspot which is home to several major museums, including the Science Museum, Natural History Museum and the Victoria & Albert Museum.

To find your ideal South Kensington property and take advantage of all the area has to offer, get in touch with one of our experienced Douglas & Gordon estate agents.

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