SW6 IS BEST FOR: Smart, handsome Fulham is a magnet for cash-rich professionals, buy-to-let investors and affluent families looking for luxury. There’s also a French community as there’s a popular lycée nearby.
BRICKS & MORTAR: Amazingly, considering its current highly desirable credentials, Fulham was a debauched playground for London’s rich in the 18th century. Now you’ll find stately tree-lined streets with imposing Victorian mansions and Edwardian terraces. Some of the most premium properties are in the Peterborough Estate, while those who want a river view invest in Imperial Wharf.
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HIGH STREET HANGOUTS: There’s a huge variety of shops and restaurants, from commercial to high end. Stop for a pint at The White Horse on Parsons Green (the ‘Sloaney Pony’ to locals), indulge in a Michelin-Starred feast at The Harwood Arms on Waltham Grove, get your fruit and veg from North End Road Market, and buy Emma Bridgewater’s hand-painted pottery on Fulham Road.
SEATS OF LEARNING: Popular primary schools include All Saints, Melcombe and the École Marie D’Orliac (lycée), while secondary schools include Lady Margaret School for girls, and Hurlingham and Chelsea.
Learn more about schools in the area here.
COMMUTE: Fulham Broadway, Parsons Green and Putney Bridge are in Zone 2 on the District Line, with journey times of around 20 minutes to the West End.
For an in-depth look at Fulham’s transport links, click here.
WHAT’S THE PRICE TAG? Sold prices grew by 18% from November 2014 to November 2015. Flats accounted for the majority of recorded sales in Fulham during this time, with an average selling price of £815,455. Terraced properties had an average selling price of £1,647,412 and semi-detached properties sold for £2,568,196 on average. For more information, go to our area overview page:
IS THAT A FACT? In 1883 and 1891, a then local amateur football team, Fulham FC, played their home games on Eel Brook Common.
HERE TO HELP: With two branches now open in SW6, we are perfectly place to fulfil all your property needs. To find out more about the Fulham, Parsons Green and Chelsea markets, contact our Fulham and Fulham and Chelsea branches.