With the vast green space of Clapham Common to the south, Kennington to the north and Brixton to the east, Clapham is a bustling, lively area that has long been a popular residential address. Located in the London Borough of Lambeth, Clapham offers excellent amenities with many cafes, bars and restaurants lining Clapham High Street and Clapham Junction. The area is also noted for its outstanding transport links, and is home to Britain’s busiest train station, Clapham Junction.
CLAPHAM PROPERTY SEARCH
A Clapham property search will largely show Victorian terrace homes with well preserved detailing like beautiful original stained glass doors and intricate carvings around charming bay windows. Around Clapham Common, there are a few handsome Georgian and Queen Anne houses, while new developments can be found sprinkled throughout the area.
LUXURY CLAPHAM PROPERTY
Buyers or tenants seeking high-end Clapham properties can find beautiful homes closer to Clapham Common; as a general rule of thumb, the closer you are to the Common, the more prestigious the properties. A Clapham property search will show the best homes along Windmill Drive, Macauly Road, Orlando Road, and Lillieshall in Old Town. On Grafton Square, home-hunters can also find elegant white stucco-fronted homes that are true gems in the area.
CLAPHAM PROPERTY INVESTMENT
Clapham has seen a further boost in gentrification and development in recent years, and property prices are stable, making it a safe area for investors focusing on capital growth. Clapham’s rental yield is also robust, with many students and young professionals looking for rentals in the area thanks to its convenient transport links and vibrant nightlife.
CLAPHAM HOME BUYERS
Highly cosmopolitan, Clapham is known for its village-like feel, with residents ranging from university students and young professionals to intellectuals, families and established City workers. With several highly ranked state primary schools like Belleville and Honeywell, in addition to the wonderful outdoor space of the Common, families are particularly drawn to Clapham’s quieter areas like Abbeville Road and Clapham Old Town. The French lycée on Wix Lane also attracts many French families to the area.
Clapham Common (Northern line)
Clapham North (Northern line)
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Please contact The Buying Agents for further information on our Clapham property search service.