Fewer People are Leaving London for Greener Pastures andMore are ReturningOnce upon a time, the trend was for young couples living Another factor underpinning the influx of families to thein London to abandon their urban lifestyles in exchange city is that many affluent young families have twofor a more rural location, complete with a pair of Wellies, breadwinners with equally important careers. With bothtrusty family dog and a long commute into work. But partners needing to commute and be near the office, acurrently, London is experiencing a surging number of central location makes financial sense as well as being apeople choosing to stay in the capital to raise their time saving measure.families. In some cases, there is even a reverse migrationof empty nesters looking to come back to the Big Smoke. Empty Nesters For those people whose children are fledging the nest,The Evening Standard recently reported on this change in returning to London is a viable option once again. Manytrends as seen in a YouGov survey released last week. The couples in their late 40’s or 50’s who moved to locationsreport revealed that the capital’s core population has in the South East while their families were young in ordersoared by more than 500,000 to 7.6 million during the to buy larger homes are now returning to London. Again,past decade. This population surge has been buoyed up being freed from the commute is cited as a big motivatorby mainly middle class couples and families who are no for these home movers, but being released from thelonger dreaming of trading urban convenience for a rural burden of caring for high maintenance homes andidle. gardens is also a factor for many.Young Families Such couples might look for modern conveniences in aIn fact, with stressful, expensive and time-consuming property like energy efficiency, easy maintenance outdoorcommutes sited as the primary reason for families to space and added levels of security such as conciergeremain in London, many people are in fact trying to move services or underground parking. Flats in buildings likecloser to the centre of the City rather than withdrawing to the one Northfields currently is offering for sale inits outskirts. With public transport so much more readily Hillcrest Road, would fit the bill nicely. For couplesavailable in the capital, many families are giving up cars to approaching retirement, these types of properties wouldwalk, cycle or catch the tube to work, which also saves on allow them to follow dreams of more leisure time, or evenever-rising petrol costs. more travel abroad, knowing that their property is safe and looked after. Green Space Staying in London does not mean that green space is lost with the abundance of parks in London. However, for those buyers who are looking to move back into London from areas outside the capital, the neighbourhood will be as big a factor as the property itself. With areas like West London being awarded for its green spaces and areas which maintain a community, village feel, like Pitshanger, London and Ealing in particular has a great deal to offer these people seeking a country-feel within the bounds of the M25.
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Coningham Road, LondonA substantial 4 bedroom property arranged over 3 floors on a popular road inthe heart of Shepherds Bush. Ideally located a short distance away from bothGoldhawk Road Tube Station and Cathnor Park and with excellent transportlinks to the West End via the 94 bus route. Briefly comprising a doublereception room (in excess of 24), an 18 kitchen, 4 double bedroom and 2bathrooms, the gross internal area is in excess of 1400 sq ft.£899,950 Ref: SB00002132FreeholdLower Addison Gardens, W14A superb first floor apartment from this imposing Victorian villa in a soughtafter residential road. The property boasts a 20 drawing room with highceilings and two double bedrooms. Further benefits include a modern kitchen,shower room and a share in the freehold.£575,000 Ref: SB00002045Share of FreeholdGayford Road, W12A stunningly designed 3 double bedroom house in the popular Wendell Parkarea of Shepherds Bush. With an open plan living space and south facinggarden this is a rare opportunity to purchase such a deceptively spaciousproperty. Viewing is highly recommended.£525,000 Ref: SB00001096Freehold Gransden Road, W12 We are pleased to market a lovely, two bedroom freehold house in the highly sought after Wendell Park area of W12. Available with no onward chain, this property features a reception room with wood effect flooring, a dining/kitchen, two bedrooms and a modern, white bathroom suite. Viewing is strongly recommended as houses in this street are highly sought after. The property is within walking distance of local shops and transport links. £500,000 Ref: SB00001463Freehold
Alfred Road, London, W3 Price £475,000Property DescriptionSet within this imposing four storey Victorian building, this beautifully presented three bedroom flat boastsa wealth of features and character. A 13’ Kitchen/diner with impressive stone flooring, a reception roomwith period style features, working fireplace, ‘Venetian marble effect plaster walls’ and lovely archedwindows, a library/study and a stunning Jacuzzi style luxury bathroom suite. Located within a short walk ofActon Central Overland Station as well as the open spaces of Acton Park and within walking distance ofEaling Common and Chiswick W4, as well as additional transport links to Ealing Broadway, Shepherd’sBush, including the new Westfield Shopping Centre and Chiswick High Road.
Court Way, W3Located on a sought after road close to North Acton. Playing fields is thisspacious 3 bedroom semi detached home which is in need of some updating. Tothe rear of the property there is a good sized garden and a garage accessible viathe side shared driveway. An Open day is taking place at this property onSaturday 2 July 2011, please call to book your place.£397,500 Ref: SB00002124FreeholdCarlisle Avenue, W3A rare opportunity to purchase a freehold investment property on a popularresidential road. The house may be reconverted into a family home butcurrently offers 2 one bedroom flats and a garden studio flat. This ideal buy tolet also benefits from off street parking, is 8 minutes walk to East Actonunderground (Zone 2) and in our opinion represents excellent value for money.£384,950 Ref: SB00002031FreeholdValetta Road, W3This stunning ground floor two double bedroom flat is beautifully refurbishedand situated on a quiet residential road. Close to local shops and transport(Stamford Brook - District line). The property comprises of two doublebedrooms, open plan kitchen/reception modern bathroom. To the rear is ashared garden. Early viewing advised.£329,950 Ref: SB00001643Leasehold
Davis Road, W3A charming purpose-built, ground floor, Victorian maisonette directly on theW3/W12 borders and close to Wendell Park. Offering well-proportionedaccommodation boasting private entrance, bay-fronted reception, twodouble bedrooms, large eat-in kitchen, bathroom and separate WC. Theproperty also features direct access onto a private garden. A number ofperiod features are retained including a fireplace and cornicing.£329,950 Ref: SB00002118LeaseholdBeech Avenue, LondonWe are pleased to present this four bedroom second floor flat located onthe border of Acton and Shepherds Bush, close to great transport linkstowards Hammersmith, Chiswick and Westfield. The property has a goodsized, part tiled kitchen, a shower room, three double bedrooms, a singlebedroom and a living room, which is in excess of 13x13 which leads onto awest facing balcony.£325,000 Ref: SB00002137LeaseholdCloister Road, LondonAn excellent opportunity to purchase a 3 bedroom apartment set in a cul-de-sac location close to North Acton Playing Fields. Available with noonward chain, this property, arranged over 2 floors, represents a fantasticchance to get onto the property ladder whilst still being within a mile ofboth North Acton and West Acton tube stations.£310,000 Ref: SB00002133LeaseholdWinchester Street, LondonNorthfields Estates are pleased to present this newly built 1 bedroombungalow, offering brand new kitchen & bathroom as well as patio doorsfrom the reception onto the west facing garden. At the front theres offstreet parking for 1 car behind double gates. Winchester Street is anextension of Acton Lane, and the property is situated close to the localshops and amenities of the Uxbridge Road.£299,950 Ref: SB00003757FreeholdOffices Located in: Ÿ Ealing Broadway Ÿ Shepherds Bush Ÿ Northfields Ÿ Paddington Ÿ Pitshanger Ÿ Mayfair
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Corringway , Ealing, W5 Price £1,300,000An imposing detached double-fronted 5 bedroom family home located in the Haymillsconservation area. The spacious accommodation is arranged over two floors and comprisesa 31 reception room, large family room, large/kitchen dining room, two bathrooms, furthershower room, lovely lawned and terraced garden and a forecourt offering multiple parking.Access to North Ealing tube (Piccadilly line) and West Acton (Central line) and EalingBroadway (Central, District, Mainline and Heathrow).
Kent Gardens, Ealing W13Really spacious four bed semi detached house ideally situated betweencentral Ealing and Pitshanger Lane. Through lounge, kitchen / diner, andown driveway providing off street parking. Offered with no onward chain.North Ealing Primary School catchment area.£749,950 Ref: PH00001111FreeholdThe Mead, Ealing W13Spacious three bed house situated in a quiet cul de sac moments fromPitshanger Lane and only ten minutes walk to Ealing Broadway. Largelounge, conservatory, fitted kitchen and garage. Secluded rear garden.North Ealing Primary School catchment area.£449,950 Ref: PH00001088FreeholdBrunswick Road, Ealing W5Three bedroom house close to Pitshanger Lane within the Brentham Gardensuburb. Through reception room, fitted kitchen and secluded garden. Offeredwith no onward chain. North Ealing Primary School catchment area.£474,950 Ref: PH00001128FreeholdCastlebar Hill, Ealing W5A stunning one bed first floor within this iconic and impressive periodbuilding. Huge reception room, high ceilings, original floorboards, periodfeatures, bedroom overlooking communal gardens, fitted kitchen, garageand off street parking.£335,000 Ref: PH00001115Share of Freehold Offices Located in: Ÿ Ealing Broadway Ÿ Shepherds Bush Ÿ Northfields Ÿ Paddington Ÿ Pitshanger Ÿ Mayfair
Mount Avenue,Ealing W5Purpose built two bedroom flat in sought after road situated between EalingBroadway and Pitshanger Lane. Ground floor with private balcony, fittedkitchen and communal gardens.£329,000 Ref: PH00001163LeaseholdCheriton Close, Ealing W5Spacious two double bedroom purpose built maisonette in a cul de saclocation between Ealing Broadway and Pitshanger Lane. Arranged over twofloors with wooden flooring to lounge, fitted kitchen and communalgardens.£299,500 Ref: PH00001153LeaseholdPerivale Lodge, PerivaleVery large one bedroom apartment located within this rarely available blockof similar large purpose built apartments. On entering the property you areimmediately presented with a good size entrance hall which leads to thesitting room, kitchen, master bedroom suite and separate bathroom. Themain reception room measures 24ft in length with a box windowoverlooking the communal grounds. The kitchen has recently been refittedand the master bedroom suite has its own ensuite bathroom.£275,000 Ref: PH00001169LeaseholdOffices Located in: Ÿ Ealing Broadway Ÿ Shepherds Bush Ÿ Northfields Ÿ Paddington Ÿ Pitshanger Ÿ Mayfair
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Perivale Grange, PerivaleWell presented one double bedroom ground floor purpose built flatfeaturing with landscaped communal gardens, residents parking and garage.Bright reception room and modern fitted kitchen. Easy access to Perivalestation (Central Line), and close to Pitshanger Lanes shops and restaurants.996 year lease plus share of freehold.£239,950 Ref: SB00002029LeaseholdParkview, PerivaleSpacious one bed purpose built flat in good condition situated next to EalingGolf Course and only a six minute walk to Perivale Tube Station(CentralLine). This property consits of spacious living room, fully fitted kitchen, largedouble bedroom, and modern fitted bathroom.The flat also includes gascentral heating, double glazing, off street parking, use of communal gardensand its own garage at rear of the property.£229,950 Ref: PH00001151Share of FreeholdThe Avenue, Ealing W5Stunning one bedroom period conversion conveniently situated on soughtafter road close to West Ealing station and shops. High ceilings, originalfeatures, fabulous floor, conservatory with lovely views as well as off streetparking. Offered with no onward chain.£249,950 Ref: PH00001150LeaseholdTel: 020 8998 3111
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Dickens YardLondon, W5 Some images in this brochure might be computer generated
£484,950 A unique insight…. Accommodation The sellers comments are as follows… The high calibre finish and attention to detail is what sets St George and Dickens Yard apart from the 1 & 2 Bedroom Apartments other developments in Ealing. Whether it is the fully Concierge Service equipped residents gym, concierge service or simply the fact that all the apartments have outside space, Balconies to all Apartments it is something you dont find every day. The marketing suite allows you to• a really good• get feel Located within Ealing’s Town for the final product and with the•construction Centre coming along so quickly, a walk around the development really lets you understand the vision Landmark Development and appreciate just how significant it will be in the future• Ealings town centre. ofOffices Located in: Ÿ Ealing Broadway Ÿ Shepherds Bush Ÿ Northfields Ÿ Paddington Ÿ Pitshanger Ÿ Mayfair
Regina Road, W13A handsome 4 bedroom semi-detached house situated on the corner ofRegina Road and Adelaide Road. The property is located within a short strollto the local high street, which services frequent bus routes to EalingBroadway. Also within striking distance to West Ealing Main Line whichservices trains to Paddington and Heathrow. The landscaped garden facesthe sunny south side. This lovely corner house benefits from a frontreception and a dining room leading onto a kitchen breakfast room.£599,950 Ref: SB00003758FreeholdWoodfield Road, Ealing W5Ground floor purpose built two bed flat with residents parking,conveniently situated between Ealing Broadway and Pitshanger Lane.Offered with no onward chain.£324,950 Ref: PH00001138LeaseholdRosemoore House, The Broadway W13A great 2 double bedroom apartment set within a modern development inthe heart of West Ealing with all its amenities and various transport links onyour door step. The property comprises of 2 double bedrooms, both withfitted wardrobes and en-suite shower room to the master. Fully tiledbathroom, lounge with doors to balcony. Kitchen with fully integratedapplicance range and also benefits from a private residents gym.£289,950 Ref: SB00003800Leasehold Regina Road, W13Brent Court, Church Road, W7An ideal first time buy set within the ever popular golden manor area ofhanwell. This first floor maisonette provides 2 good size bedrooms, loungewith bay window, bathroom and kitchen with doors to balcony. Furtherbenefits include its own entrance, period features and loft space providingplenty of additional storage. Its an oasis of tranquility in an urbanenvironment, within easy reach of Hanwell mainline station and GreenfordAvenue.£234,950 Ref: SB00003808LeaseholdTel: 020 8998 3111