Letting Agents in Kensington London W8 , W10 , W14


Area Feature

London, as a whole, is generally seen as a desirable place to live or visit, but certain areas have an almost cult appeal. Kensington is definitely one of those places, providing a variety of things to do outside of the city centre.

With a whole array of famous and successful occupants - including a royal abode - Kensington has got the 'it-crowd' covered. Throw in a fantastic shopping experience, a bit of nature and some rich history and Kensington makes for a fantastic area to visit or live.

History

The area of Kensington has a rich and varied history. The area is found in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea and has played host to the monarchy since 1689 when William III began his residence in Kensington Palace. It was Queen Victoria who wished Kensington to be given the title of 'Royal Borough' and it was done following her death in 1901. Queen Victoria was born in Kensington Palace in 1819 and lived there until 1837, when she became Queen.

Way before the monarchy moved into the area, Kensington was actually a Saxon settlement. Both Kensington and Chelsea were mentioned in the Domesday Book in 1086.

The shopping experience

Kensington High Street is fantastic for those who enjoy shopping till they drop. It is conveniently located in close proximity to the Underground station, which provides regular transport to other areas of London and train stations. The high street has a large variety of fashion shops, ranging from the usual high street brands to a few more upmarket names.

The high street also has a good selection of outdoor shops, providing equipment for camping and skiing. All of these shops are in one area, making the high street the perfect place to go for those embarking on an adventure holiday.

Kensington Church Street is the place to go for boutiques, antiques shops and specialist stores.

Things to do

As the area has such a rich history there are many places to visit in Kensington, whether as a visitor or a resident.

Kensington Palace is definitely worth a visit, even if history isn't a passion. The palace itself is incredibly beautiful and the State apartments are open to the public. There are often exhibits to visit at the palace, which reveal a bit more about its royal inhabitants.

If visiting Kensington Palace, it only makes sense to visit Kensington Gardens. The gardens are one of London's eight Royal Parks and boast beautiful displays as well as several memorials and interesting art pieces.

The gardens are free to enter and provide a green break from city life. People are encouraged to visit, ride bikes, picnic and walk their dogs - although some areas are restricted and others require dogs to be on leads - in the gardens.

The gardens are a fantastic place to take children as the Diana Memorial Playground is located within their 275 acres. The playground is close to the Palace - where Diana Princess of Wales once lived - and boasts a fantastic wooden pirate ship as its centrepiece. The playground also has areas where less able and able-bodied children can play together, as well as providing an educational experience for all children.

Other places to visit in the gardens include the Albert Memorial, Italian gardens, Serpentine Gallery and the Peter Pan statue.

Transport

Kensington has both Underground services and regular bus routes, making it easy for people to travel within the area and to Greater London.

Posted by Chris Price

 



Property To Rent in Kensington W8 , W10 , W14

£3,500 per week

3 bedroom apartment to rent in Kensington, W8 A spectacular and unique duplex penthouse apartment set over 2,091 sq ft, offering three spacious double bedrooms, two en-suite bathrooms, all within this boutique modern building in the heart of fashionable Kensington. Via a private lobby, you enter an apartment which has been created for a luxurious and opulent living experience. The reception and dining room comes complete with expansive windows and an open plan, fully integrated kitchen/breakfast room, offering spectacular entertaining and living spaces. A clear spiral staircase leads you up to the secluded conservatory, with bi folding doors opening out to a large private roof garden with breath-taking views over London and seating for 8 guests for those al fresco days. The apartment come complete with bespoke furniture utilising the area with maximum effect, creating an inviting and personal space. The apartment further benefits from guest bathroom and WC, ample storage space, underfloor heating, lift service, built in audio visual system and a porterage. Ideally located, the property is moments away from South Kensington (Piccadilly, District and Circle lines) underground station. Available now, furnished or unfurnished. Approximately 2091Sq Ft / 194 Sq M Available to rent for a short or a long let through Robert Manning Estate Agents Kensington & Chelsea LOCATION INFORMATION South Kensington underground station (Piccadilly, District and Circle lines) is also within a 5-10 min walk. Located in the heart of Kensington and situated by Kensington High Street. The development is conveniently located for fine dining and designer shopping with the prestige of Harrods, Harvey Nichols and a selection of restaurants and bars located just moments away on Kensington High Street and Knightsbridge. This prime location is also within easy walking distance to the wide open spaces of Kensington Palace, V & A, Science Museum, The Imperial College and The Royal Albert Hall. LOCAL AUTHORITY: Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea

Tenant Fees May Apply

3 Bedroom Flat to rent in Young Street, Kensington, London, W8

£1,150 per week

Imperial House is situated in the heart of Kensington neighbouring the famous Kensington High Street and conveniently located for international designer shops and restaurants off Kensington High Street and Knightsbridge including Harvey Nicholls and the world famous Harrods. This prime location is also within easy walking distance to the wide open spaces of Kensington Palace, V & A and Science Museum, as well as the Imperial College, and The Royal Albert Hall, and is within easy access to South Kensington (Piccadilly, District and Circle lines) underground station. This substantial apartment building occupies some 11,934 SQ FT and the apartments have been stylishly remodeled to create 11 one/two/three bedroom contemporary apartments, which have the benefit of air conditioning, stunning fitted kitchens and bathrooms, surround sound, electronic main entrance door, on site porter. Within walking distance to Holland Park, Kensington Gardens and Hyde Park. Can be offered furnished or unfurnished. Size: 1182 Sq. Ft. Viewings strictly by prior appointment!

Tenant Fees May Apply

2 Bedroom Apartment to rent in Young Street, Kensington, London, W8

£550 per week

Luxury 1 bedroom flat to rent in the highly sought after Lexham Gardens W8. The property is conveniently located to the south of Kensington High Street with its huge array of shops and amenities. Property is offered furnished or unfurnished and comprises of 1 double bedroom, a stunning open plan lounge with dining area boasting bay windows and fireplace feature. Positioned close to all the local transport links and amenities of Cromwell Road and Earls Court. Hyde Park and Holland Park's botanical greenery are also within walking distance. Size: 464 Sq. Ft. EPC-Band: C Closest Tube: Earls Court (Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Piccadilly Line) Bus links: 74 (Baker Street Station) N74 (Baker Street Station) N97 (Whitehall Trafalgar Square) 328 (Limerston Street) C1 (Victoria Stn Grosvenor Gdns) C3 (Clapham Junction StnFalcon Rd) N31 (Clapham Junction) Available Now! All viewings strictly by appointment with Mapesbury Estate Agent. Please note: 1 week admin fee applies.

Tenant Fees May Apply

1 Bedroom Flat to rent in Lexham Gardens, Kensington, London, W8

£550 per week

The apartment has been fully refurbished to the highest standards allowing for space and style which includes wooden flooring throughout, designer feature lighting, ample storage space, modern and bespoke high gloss worktops to the kitchen. The property is conveniently located to the south of Kensington High Street with its huge array of shops and amenities. All of our tenants benefit from a dedicated building manager who is on hand to assist with any property related issues. We also employ a dedicated team of maintenance experts and provide a 24-hour emergency helpline.

Tenant Fees May Apply

1 Bedroom Flat to rent in Lexham Gardens, Kensington, London, W8

£750 per week

We are delighted to offer a stunning 5th floor (with lift) apartment comprising of two double bedrooms, one bathroom and a further guest cloakroom, fully integrated kitchen and separate utility area. The property offers spacious living accommodation and benefits from high ceilings and period features. The reception/dining room overlooks the private gardens and is very bright with well-proportioned living space. The property is newly decorated, fully furnished and carpeted throughout. Other features Digital TV, Available furnished or unfurnished, Gardens, Lifts, Recycling.

Tenant Fees May Apply

2 Bedroom Flat to rent in Lexham Gardens, Kensington, London, W8

£2,800 per week

A MAGNIFICENT apartment in a charming building, offering SPECTACULAR VIEWS over Hyde Park. This property offers charming features and generous proportions throughout, as well as the amazing benefit of a good sized BALCONY overlooking some of London's best foliage. The flat comprises of four bedrooms, three bathrooms (of which one is en-suite), two reception rooms, good sized kitchen and guest cloakroom. The property has a Share of Freehold, and is situated on a prime residential street, only moments from South Kensington (District, Piccadilly and Circle Lines). The Natural History Museum and Hyde Park are close by and are only a few of the advantages that this property and area has to offer.

Tenant Fees May Apply

4 Bedroom Flat to rent in Kensington Gore, Kensington, London, SW7

£650 per week

Luxury 2 bedroom flat to rent in the highly sought after Lexham Gardens W8. The property is conveniently located to the south of Kensington High Street with its huge array of shops and amenities. Property is offered furnished or unfurnished and comprises of 2 double bedroom, a stunning open plan lounge with dining, fully fitted kitchen and 2 additional bathrooms. Positioned close to all the local transport links and amenities of Cromwell Road and Earls Court. Kensington Gardens, Hyde Park and Holland Park's botanical greenery are also within walking distance. Size: 571 Sq. Ft. EPC-Band: D Closest Tube: Earls Court (Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Piccadilly Line) Bus links: 74 (Baker Street Station) N74 (Baker Street Station) N97 (Whitehall Trafalgar Square) 328 (Limerston Street) C1 (Victoria Stn Grosvenor Gdns) C3 (Clapham Junction StnFalcon Rd) N31 (Clapham Junction) Available on 28th November All viewings strictly by appointment with Mapesbury Estate Agent. Please note: 1 week admin fee applies.

Tenant Fees May Apply

2 Bedroom Flat to rent in Lexham Gardens, Kensington, London, W8

£850 per week

The apartment comprises of two bedrooms and two bathrooms one of which is an en-suite shower room. The reception room has high ceilings. The apartment has a further family bathroom and fully fitted kitchen. Pets are accepted at this property at the landlords discretion.

Tenant Fees May Apply

2 Bedroom Apartment to rent in Lexham Gardens, Kensington, London, W8

£775 per week

Lovely 2 bedroom apartment on first floor arranged over 731 sq ft set within this period build. The apartment comprises 2 double bedrooms one with en suite shower room. The reception room has French door leading to its sole use of a front facing Terrance. The apartment has a further family bathroom and fitted kitchen. Newly Redecorated Newly Furnished Dedicated Building Manager Period Features Some Apartments with Outside Space.

Tenant Fees May Apply

2 Bedroom Apartment to rent in Lexham Gardens, Kensington, London, W8

£950 per week

A well-presented three bedrooms, two bathrooms apartment (1076 sq ft, 100 sq m), on the ground floor of this well maintained portered Mansions Block benefiting from communal gardens for the sole use of the Building's Residents and communal heating (heating and hot water included in the rent). Comprising: 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, reception, dining, hallway, Communal Gardens, heating & hot water included. Offered furnished or unfurnished. All utility bills (except telephone and Sky TV) and including in the rent and Virgin internet may be included in the rent. ALSO AVAILABLE FOR SHORT LET

Tenant Fees May Apply

3 Bedroom Flat to rent in Pembroke Road, Kensington, London, W8

Page Guidance

This page links to Estate Agents, Rental Agents, Managing Agents, Property Consultants and Letting Agents in Kensington London W8 , W10 , W14

If you wish to find flats to rent in Kensington then the Letting Agent Links shown below can cater for your various needs. The Lettings Agents in Kensington London W8 , W10 , W14, are not shown in any preferential order, except by Premium Letting Agents.

Site Search



Like this?
Share this
Follow Net-Lettings
Facebook Net-Lettings.co.uk Twitter Net-Lettings.co.uk RSS Feed
Follow Estates IT
Facebook Estates IT Twitter Estates IT RSS Feed

Estates IT offering Estate Agents Software. Lettings Agent Software, Rental Software, Property Management Software.
Net-Lettings.co.uk

Net-Lettings.co.uk was one of the first property and agent directory websites on the internet launched in 1996. We still believe in simplicity today. Use this London Lettings Directory for all your rental property needs whether a Tenant or Landlord.

Subscribe to RSS feed, or bookmark us so you do not miss any London News Articles we publish.

London Areas

London is a diverse community of people. There are many areas to choose from we have around 245 that appear on the map and approximately 338 total London areas. Here are just a few of the latest hot areas.

Letting Agents Docklands
Letting Agents Camden
Letting Agents Notting Hill
Letting Agents St John's Wood

Advertising & Sales

This site offers Letting Agents low cost effective advertising of their web site. We are not a Letting Agency but connect you directly Lettings Agents in your required area. Letting Agents see below options available with Net-Lettings. You can contact or follow us below.

Advertise on this site ...
Register with us ...
Need Letting Agent Software?