Fulham: Living in London's green corner

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Fulham is one of the calmest, respectable, green areas of London. According to the 2018 Census (the most recent published data), the population of the district was 180,004. Fulham is located in the west of the capital near the banks of the River Thames. Its immediate neighbours are the fancy areas - Kensington and Chelsea. Fulham is located relatively close to the centre and at the same time differs by moderate (in comparison to other boroughs) property prices.

Young couples are actively attracted to the area. Fulham provides an opportunity to acquire your own townhouse almost in the centre of the capital for under £3 million. The basis of the residential quarter is made up of stylish, elegant Victorian houses. However, in the last few years, upscale new buildings are continuously appearing. The housing stock is replenished with attractive apartments and apartments, mainly along the river embankment.

Transport

Fulham area belongs to the District Line of the London Underground (Green Line)

Tube Stations - Fulham Broadway, Parsons Green, Putney Bridge

Railway Stations - Imperial Wharf, West Brompton

  • From Parsons Green Station to Green Park Station (central London - Mayfair) - 21 minutes travel time including one change at Earls Court Station
  • From Parsons Green Station to Knightsbridge Station (central London - Knightsbridge area) - 22 minutes travel time
  • From Parsons Green Station to Victoria Station (central London) - 22 minutes travel time
  • From Parsons Green Station to Cannon Street Station (London City) - 30 minutes travel time

Infrastructure

Fulham is an upmarket residential area known for trendy shopping streets like King's Road and Fulham Road, which have chic boutiques, home-goods stores, and posh delis.

Shopping Centres nearby:
  • Fulham Broadway Retail Centre
  • Kings Mall Shopping Centre
  • Westfield London
Education

There are prestigious private and public schools in the area with an impeccable reputation.

Best educational institutions of 2019:

  • Private Schools: Fulham Prep school, Kensington Prep School, Parsons Green Prep School / Eridge House, Sinclair House School, the Moat School, Latymer Upper School, Chelsea Independent College
  • Primary Schools: St Peter's Primary School, St Stephen's CofE Primary School, St Augustine's RC Primary School
  • High Schools: Sacred Heart High School, Lady Margaret School, West London Free School, Phoenix Academy

The Area

Stamford Bridge & Craven Cottage

Stamford Bridge and Craven Cottage are both football stadiums located in Fulham, London. Stamford Bridge is the home of Chelsea Football Club, which competes in the Premier League, the highest division of English football, while Craven Cottage has been a home ground of Fulham F.C. since 1896. The area is also known for hosting London's first Olympic Games in 1908.

The Hurlingham Club

Located on the banks of the Thames in Fulham, Hurlingham Club is a green oasis with ancient traditions and international fame. Recognised worldwide as one of the largest private tennis clubs in the UK (with an area of almost 17 hectares), it maintains its typical British traditions and heritage by providing modern facilities and services to its members. The club also has a park that has won many awards for its outstanding beauty.

Fulham Palace Museum

Fulham Palace is a Grade I listed building with medieval origins and was formerly the principal residence of the Bishop of London. The site was the country home of the bishops from at least the 11th century until 1973. The palace is managed by the Fulham Palace Trust and houses a museum of its long history as well as restored historic rooms, art exhibits, carved fragments of masonry and personal belongings of the bishops. It also has a sizeable botanic garden and is situated next to Bishops Park.

Bishops Park

The park was opened by the London County Council in 1983, but existed long before that, being the gardens of the London clergy. It is listed Grade II on the register of parks and gardens of particular historic interest maintained by English Heritage. The park runs north of the River Thames along a broad tree-lined avenue and an embankment path along the river. It contains tennis courts and tables, bowling greens, playgrounds, water play area (open in the summer), as well as a basketball court. A perfect place to spend a family weekend.

Organic Farmer's Market – Open every Sunday (from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.), the Bishops Park hosts a farmer's market selling fresh organic produce.

Cultural Interests

The Lyric Theatre, also known as the Lyric Hammersmith, is a theatre in King Street, which takes pride in its original, "groundbreaking" productions and is considered one of the most famous theatres outside the West End.

The Hammersmith Apollo is an entertainment venue and a Grade II* listed building. Designed in Art Deco style, it opened in 1932 as a cinema called The Gaumont Palace, and was renamed into Hammersmith Apollo in 1992 and became a musical theatre. It has been used for two decades now as a concert hall and as a dance hall accommodating almost 5,000 people.

The Piers Feetham Gallery presents contemporary British paintings and drawings. Although tending toward the figurative and representational, the work shown ranges stylistically across a broad spectrum. They organise both mixed and solo shows throughout the year.

The Lisa Norris Gallery is an independent art gallery dedicated to showcasing carefully selected work from established and emerging artists from the UK and Europe.

The Roca London Gallery is devoted to the art of sanitary appliances. It is inspired by the different states of water – a vital element in the life of any society where its flow acts as a transforming element on the façade, carving out in the shape of water drops that flow through the interior of the gallery.

Newbuild

Fulham is by far one of the best areas of London. Proximity to Chelsea and central London, an abundance of excellent private schools and impeccably beautiful streets traditionally attract wealthy families. It has everything you need for a comfortable life.

King's Road Park

King's Road Park is part of the Fulham Riverside Regeneration Area. This will provide over 1,800 homes, and 100,000 sq ft of commercial space and a choice of restaurants, bars, and offices. The development is a stylish collection of suites, 1, 2, 3 and 4 bedroom apartments and penthouses set within six acres of beautiful landscaping with a public park, square and resident's garden.

  • London's Transport Zone 2
  • 9 minutes walk to Fulham Broadway underground station
  • 8 minutes walk to Imperial Wharf railway station
  • Bar, Dining Room & Private Meeting Rooms
  • 25m Swimming Pool with Vitality Pool, Sauna & Steam Room
  • Gym with Two Fitness Studios
  • Games Room, Virtual Golf Simulator & Two Cinemas
To find out more, simply click on the photographs of the project attached, or get in touch with our real estate specialist Nataliya, by calling +44 7553 109657