Area Feature

Kensal Rise is a desirable, upmarket suburb located in the north-west area of London.

The area is in the same vicinity as Kensal Green and often used interchangeably. Like many areas of London, it has a rich and varied history.

It is located in Brent and borders the City of Westminster and the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.

Elegant and spacious terraces line the streets of Kensal Rise, while the many independent shops, facilities and cafes in the area help to give it an air of charm and sophistication.

Kensal Rise is also close to fashionable areas such as Notting Hill and Ladbroke Grove and yet, at the same time, seems to have remained curiously immune from excessive gentrification, which has helped to keep the property prices relatively low.

The suburb benefits from unique attractions, a raw edginess and community spirit.

Kensal Rise is located near to Queen’s Park and has grown into a thriving residential village.

It has some of the greatest transport links in London, while its strong sense of community has appealed to young families and professionals alike.

The area also boasts good schools, open spaces and bars.

Property

Kensal Rise has predominantly period properties, and contains a healthy mix of average houses and more expensive homes.

Some of the larger, substantial houses have been converted into apartments - providing plenty of accommodation for renters.

Whether you're into semi-detached 1920s houses, Edwardian terraces or plush flats, you'll be sure to find it here.

In 2009, Chamberlayne Road in Kensal Rise was voted the hippest street in Europe.

History

The area was originally one of the ten manors within the district of Willesden and was once known as "Kingisholt" ('The King's Wood') in 1253.

Kensal Rise remained largely agricultural well into the Victorian era, when residential development and the rise of the Grand Union canal and the Great Western Railway turned it into the vibrant suburb that it is now.

The sea also became a safe haven for Afro-Caribbean communities after the war.

Shops and Amenities

Undoubtedly one of the best places to shop in the area is Chamberlayne Road and Salusbury Road which have already proved incredibly popular among consumers.

If you want to go to decent restaurants, sample some of the many independent stores, and find nice places to go out and have a drink, then those are some of the best areas to visit.

There is definitely no shortage of places to wine and dine, whether you are eating cuisines from across the globe or grabbing a quick bite to eat at your local deli.

Transport

The underground lines in Kensal Rise can get you into Oxford Circus and the West End in as little as 20 minutes.

Kensal Rise also benefits from extensive bus services and a railway line which runs from Kensal Rise railway station, which makes it ideal for renters who are commuting to and from work, no matter which area of the capital they happen to work in.

London Overground services operate out of Kensal Green to London Euston, a journey that takes around 15 minutes. London Overground serves Kensal Rise and Brondesbury Park railway stations and provides regular services to Richmond in the west, Stratford in the east and Clapham Junction in the south.

Parks

Kensal Rise benefits from plenty of parks and green spaces, the most notable of which are Queen’s Park and Roundwood Park.

Queen's Park is relatively large and boasts six tennis courts, a pitch and putt course, a playground and café.

Roundwood Park benefits from Green Flag status and represents a little oasis away from the hustle and bustle of the city.



Property To Rent in Kensal Rise NW10

£346 per week

Two double bedroom flat on the first floor of a converted Victorian house featuring a separate reception room with bright bay window, fully fitted kitchen with integrated appliances including a gas cooker, washing machine and plenty of storage and worktop space, two spacious double bedrooms and a modern fully tiled shower room. The property benefits from double glazing, gas central heating and high ceilings and is supplied furnished. This lovely flat is located close to the shops, cafes and restaurants of Harlesden and Craven Park and is within walking distance of Harlesden Station for the Overground and Bakerloo lines offering fast access to central London. Local amenities include Bridge Park Community Leisure Centre and the green open spaces of Roundwood Park are a short walk away. Transport Links: Nearest Station: Harlesden Station (Bakerloo and Overground) Buses: 18, 224, 260, 266, N18 Call now on 0208 451 8999 for viewings with Mapesbury Estate Agent in NW2.

Tenant Fees May Apply

2 Bedroom Flat to rent in Tunley Road, Harlesden, London, NW10

£215 per week

Studio on the first floor for rent in Willesden, NW10. Consists of a modern, spacious bedroom with storage. Also benefits from a kitchen with hotplate and fridge freezer and tiled shower room with power shower. Located close to local shops, amenities and transport links. Willesden Green Sports Centre and park within 5 minutes walk. Transport Links: Nearest Stations: Kensal Rise (Overground) and Kensal Green (Overground and Bakerloo) Buses: 6, 18, 52, 187, 302, 452, N18 Viewings with Mapesbury Estate Agent in NW2.

Tenant Fees May Apply

Studio to rent in Doyle Gardens, Willesden, London, NW10

£254 per week

1 bedroom flat to rent in NW10. Property comprises of 1 large bedroom, reception room with access to the garden, fitted kitchen with built in appliances including a washing machine and a fully tiled modern bathroom. This newly decorated flat is located in a purpose built block, has new fitted carpets throughout and is fully double glazed. The property comes with one parking space and access to a communal garden. It is within easy walking distance to local shops, cafes and restaurants and the amenities of Neasden shopping centre. The property is also near the green open spaces of the Welsh Harp Open Space with its sailing club and outdoor activities. Transport Links: Nearest Station: Neasden (Jubilee Line) Buses: 182, 245, 187, 302, N98 Call 0208 451 8999 for viewings with Mapesbury Estate Agents in NW2.

Tenant Fees May Apply

1 Bedroom Flat to rent in Harp Island Close, Neasden, London, NW10

£315 per week

We are delighted to offer this and spacious 2 bedroom ground floor flat in Neasden. Comprises with 2 double bedroom, fully fitted kitchen with plenty of space, beautiful and very well maintained property. It is a short walking distance from Neasden underground station and various shops. Please note agency fee of £300 apply.

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2 Bedroom 2 Bed Flat to rent in Neasden Lane, Neasden, London, NW10

£530 per week

A magnificent massive 5 bedroom house split into 3 floors, and located in off Dudden Hill Lane, Dollis Hill. The property comprises impressive reception room, a modern fully fitted kitchen with doors onto garden, 4 double,1 single room,family bathroom. Located within walking distance to Dollis Hill Zone 3 Jubilee Line Station and High Road Willesden with its excellent shopping facilities and 24 hours buses direct to Central London. Suitable for family... Note: Tenant's fees of £300 Apply

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4 Bedroom 4 Bed House to rent in Normanby Road, Dollis Hill, London, NW10

£231 per week

A selection of large rooms in a lovely, newly decorated house. All rooms have en-suite showers/WC. Large, fully fitted kitchen. Living room space with access to a private , easy to look after, garden. Laundry facilities. Wooden floors. High ceilings. Rooms are available furnished or unfurnished. All bills and Internet are included in price. Located on a quiet residential street within a short walk to Willesden Green Station and all shopping and transport facilities of a High Street.

Tenant Fees May Apply

Room To Let to rent in Cornwall Gardens, London, NW10

£577 per week

A clean well-presented four/five bed house only a five minutes distance to Dollis Hill Station and a short walk to Willesden Bus Garage. This property has been completely icompleted refurbished and renovated to high standards. It offers four spacious bedrooms and a single medium room. Spacious family bathroom. Kitchen with diner and a patio just outside for barbeques or sit out. Available now

Tenant Fees May Apply

5 Bedroom House to rent in Meyrick Road, Willesden, London, NW10

£650 per week

INCLUSIVE OF ALL BILLS AND FULLY FURNISHED PROPERTY. A delightful and spacious 4 bed garden flat recently decorated with high standards & arranged over three floors comprising spacious reception room, modern kitchen, four double bedrooms over three floors & Three WCs & 2 bathrooms. Offering ample living space with treated wooden flooring throughout. Burnley Road is a pleasant sought after residential area close to the shops & mini market, & Dollis Hill Station on the Jubilee line.

Tenant Fees May Apply

4 Bedroom Flat to rent in Burnley Road, Dollis Hill, London, NW10

£800 per week

Spacious five bedroom townhouse in a recently built modern development on Wellington Road, NW10. Wellington Road is located close to the amenities of Kensal Rise and is within easy reach of both Kensal Green and Kensal Rise stations. This modern townhouse has 5 bedrooms; the master bedroom has an en suite shower room, 2 additional family sized bathrooms with shower, large open plan reception room and fully fitted kitchen with dining area. The property benefits from a secure gated entry, central heating, double glazing and an entry phone system for added security. The flat will be redecorated and newly carpeted and is offered furnished or unfurnished. There are 2 balconies at the property and there is also an allocated car parking space. Artisan Quarter is positioned just moments from Kensal Green Station (Bakerloo Line & Overground) for easy access into the city and is a short distance from Queens Park, Notting Hill and the Grand Union Canal. Kensal Green is a bright vibrant area with plenty of cafes, restauarants and shops and The Lexi, the local independent cinema is within walking distance. Transport Links: Nearest Station: Kensal Green (Overground and Bakerloo) Buses: 6, 18, 28, 52, 187, 302, 452, N18. Viewings with Mapesbury Estate Agent in NW2.

Tenant Fees May Apply

5 Bedroom House to rent in Wellington Road, Artisan Quarter, London, NW10

£542 per week

Andersons are delighted to offer this 5 bed -roomed terraced house to rent. The property is very close Dollis Hill underground and Willesden Bus garage. The property is large and comprises of 3 double , 2 single, separate reception, huge fully fitted kitchen, downstairs wc, upstair bathroom , also wc and shower on the loft , good size garden. The property is in very good condition and has been refurbished to a very high standard. viewing highly recommended. Available 9th of July...

Tenant Fees May Apply

5 Bedroom 5 Bed House to rent in Cobbold Road, Willesden, London, NW10

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