West London Property – No Place Like Chiswick
If you are moving to London or from within the capital itself, have you considered a West London property in Chiswick? Close to the River Thames, with excellent transport links and a plethora of highly regarded state and independent schools, Chiswick has something for everyone.
Why choose a West London property in Chiswick?
Lying between Kew to the south and Hammersmith to the East, Chiswick is a jewel in the West London crown.
From elegant Norman Shaw houses in Bedford Park to exploring the delights of Devonshire Road and Turnham Green Terrace, this little enclave of West London has no end of charm.
Properties in this part of London range from around £425,000 for a one bedroom apartment to £1.5m+ for a 4 bedroom family house.
The demand for family homes in Chiswick is high so finding your dream home will need patience and time. Bedford Park, Grove Park and Strand-on-the-Green are all popular locations within Chiswick that offer excellent schools and a wealth of desirable period properties.
Chiswick has a profusion of excellent state and independent schools. Here are a few of the best:
Primary state schools
Independent Prep Schools
Chiswick and Bedford Park Preparatory School is situated in Bedford Park close to Turnham Green Tube station.
Falcon School for Boys Pre-Prep is situated in Burnaby Gardens, W4. It is a vibrant independent day Pre-Prep School for boys from 3-7. Boys can then transfer to the Prep School, from the age of 7-13, which is located in Richmond.
Secondary Independent Schools
Latymer Upper School is an independent, co-educational day school taking children from the age of 7 through to 18 years.
Chiswick is ideally placed for travelling into and out of Central London.
District Line tube stations run from Stamford Brook, Turnham Green, Chiswick Park and Gunnersbury into Westminster and beyond.
The nearest National Rail Stations are Chiswick and Kew Bridge with Gunnersbury and South Acton being the nearest London Overground Stations.
Chiswick provides its residents with a direct connection to Heathrow Airport and the M25 via the A4/M4.
Out and About
There is an abundance of open space in Chiswick ranging from small parks to large open environments such as Chiswick House Gardens, which boasts an award winning café.
For those who enjoy life on the water (and in the club bar after some tacking and jibing), there are a number of rowing and sailing clubs such as London Corinthian Sailing Club.
Aside from Chiswick High Road itself, Turnham Green Terrace and Devonshire Road offer a range of independent shops, cafes and restaurants, including the award winning La Trompette, that really give Chiswick its village feel.
For more foodie reviews read @chiswickish blog:
What the locals say
‘So much I love about W4 – the river, Chiswick House and Grounds, the village and community feel, and still close to central London.’ @SamsBrasserie
‘Head to the Old Cinema Antiques Store for lovely unique pieces; The Swan – tucked away down a little side street – great for roasts and a lovely garden; Tamp Coffee on Devonshire Road for lovely coffee and interesting little savouries and Sam’s Brasserie – lovely owner and consistently great food.’ @KBfoodphotos
‘St Michael and All Angels Church is really beautiful (inside and out) and the streets around it….lined with large, dignified old houses that make the area so tranquil and desirable’ Ann W4
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