Letting Agents in Kentish Town London NW5

Area Feature

People seeking a fashionable, vibrant and culturally exciting place to live could find what they are looking for by finding flats to rent in Kentish Town.

This busy and lively area in the borough of Camden has become popular among young professionals thanks to its wide array of amenities, with reasonable local rates and a strong retail sector making it attractive on many levels.

Kentish Town has a long history that predates Camden itself, having originally been recorded as a settlement on the river Fleet called Kenisston during the reign of King John in the early 1200s.

A thriving hamlet throughout most of its existence, the area saw extensive modernisation during the Victorian era and is now a bustling urban centre, bordered by Camden Town in the south.

Its main retail and business area is located along Kentish Town Road and extends up to Fortess and Highgate Roads, encompassing A1 retail floor space totalling 17,400 sq m and offering services to suit the everyday needs of the local populace.

In addition to the usual banks, phone shops and homeware outlets, the area offers a wide range of independent retailers and a significant amount of food and drink outlets, with the organic food shops along Kentish Town Road a highlight worth noting.

The town centre is equally alive in the night as during the day, thanks to its healthy mix of pubs and bars, many of which offer regular live music performances.

Most prominently, Kentish Town is also home to the HMV Forum, one of London's many high-profile live entertainment venues, which regularly hosts performance by some of the world's top music acts.

Originally created as an art deco cinema in 1934, the Forum has hosted legendary performers such as The Velvet Underground and Pixies over the years, offering an audience capacity of well over 2,000.

Even beyond the standard pubs and music venues, residents will find plenty to do in Kentish Town, which offers diverse attractions such as art galleries and a four-and-a-half-acre city farm, where families can see chickens, cows, ducks, pigs, sheep and horses, among other friendly animals.

Other attractions include the Cantelowes Gardens and skate park, the large dance complex Club Expressions and the Lion and Unicorn Theatre, which regularly stages classical shows and cutting-edge dance performances from the acclaimed Giant Olive Theatre Company.

Locals can keep regular track of the cultural goings-on in the area at The Kentishtowner, a popular blog dedicated to the area that has been running since 2010.

Other local amenities available include the Kentish Town Sports Centre, which offers swimming pools, a gym, a games zone and a sports hall, as well as well-established parking, walking and public transport provisions.

Camden Council is also committed to making further improvements to the area, having identified Kentish Town as a placeshaping area of focus due to its popularity as a town centre, its significant business community and growing residential population.

It means those moving to Kentish Town can expect to see the area continue to develop as a thriving urban centre for many years to come.

Posted by Ben Carter

Kentish Town & NW5 Travel guides

Kentish Town Car Travel

Central London M25 Gatwick Airport Heathrow Airport
3 miles - 14 mins 13 miles - 27 mins 40 miles - 1h 8 mins 20 miles - 37 mins

Kentish Town Train Travel

Nearest Stations Zone London Stations
Kentish Town & Kentish Town West 2 King's Cross & Blackfriars

Kentish Town Tube Travel

Nearest Station Zone Tube Line No. Stops to Main Station
Kentish Town 2 Northern 3 stops to Euston

Property To Rent in Kentish Town NW5

£475 per week

What: An excellent and spacious two double bedroom raised ground and lower ground floor maisonette converted from an impressive Victorian end of terrace property. The raised ground floor accommodation consists of two large double bedrooms with original timber floors and bathroom with a fantastic entertaining level across the lower ground floor of reception through to the kitchen/dining area and w/c off the hallway. The well kept south facing garden can be accessed via hallway or directly through double doors from the kitchen. The old coal cellar acts as a great storage cupboard found just by the front door of the flat. PLEASE NOTE THAT PHOTOS WERE CARRIED OUT PRIOR TO CURRENT TENANCY. Where: Located off the top part of Lady Margaret Road, this property is perfectly placed for access to the numerous shops and restaurants along Kentish Town Road and also Fortess Road. For transport links you can choose between Tufnell Park (Northern Line) tube station, which is about five minutes away or Kentish Town tube (Northern Line) & Thameslink train station which is approximately eight minutes walk in the opposite direction down Lady Margaret Road. Also close by are some excellent primary schools and for those interested in the College Francais Bilingue de Londres (CFBL), Holmes Road can be reached in around fifteen minutes. Why: A great option for a professional couple or small family looking for a spacious, well priced rental.

Tenant Fees May Apply

2 Bedroom Flat to rent in Ospringe Road, Kentish Town, NW5

£425 per week

A well-presented, bright and spacious 3 bedroom flat with separate modern kitchen/diner, storage and shower room. Offered in good decorative order with wood flooring, neutral décor and well-proportioned accommodation. Conveniently located on a quiet residential road moments from all amenities of Kentish Town as well as being only a short walk from Camden and the open spaces of Hampstead Heath. Inclusive of All Bills except Council Tax

Tenant Fees May Apply

3 Bedroom Flat to rent in Oseney Crescent, Kentish Town, London, NW5

£595 per week

Currently being refurbished is this bright & spacious 3 double bedroom split level conversion with an open plan reception, fully fitted kitchen, bathroom, shower room, cloak room and ample storage. Bbenefiting from high ceilings, neutral decor, wood floors & excellent natural light. Located on a quiet residential road moments from all amenities of Kentish Town & Tufnell Park as well as being only a short walk from Camden

Tenant Fees May Apply

3 Bedroom Flat to rent in Montpelier Grove, Kentish Town, London, NW5

£375 per week

What: A one bedroom flat set on the ground floor of post war brick built building. With well proportioned rooms and it's own entrance through a private south facing patio at the front of the property, further accommodation comprises a recently installed kitchen with dishwasher, full size fridge/freezer, washing machine and space to dine, reception room, double bedroom with build in storage on both sides of the room and a fully tiled three piece bathroom. Offered part furnished. PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT PHOTOS WERE TAKEN PRIOR TO THE CURRENT TENANCY! Where: Rhyl Street is located off Malden Road in Chalk Farm and offers the choice of the amenities of Chalk Farm, Camden, Kentish Town, South End Green & Belsize Park. It is approximately an eight minute walk to Chalk Farm Underground (Northern Line) station and six minutes to Kentish Town West (London Overground) station. The No. 24 bus route which runs from Hampstead Heath to Victoria via the West End runs along Malden Road nearby and for green open spaces Talacre Gardens is just around the corner as well as Hampstead Heath, Regents Park & Primrose Hill, all a leisurely stroll away. Why: Ideal for a professional couple. Available from Wednesday 4th July 2018.

Tenant Fees May Apply

1 Bedroom Flat to rent in Rhyl Street, Chalk Farm, NW5

£380 per week

A spacious 2 double bedroom conversion with own private entrance and patio area, large open plan reception, fitted modern kitchen & storage. Conveniently located on this popular road moments from all amenities of Chalk Farm, Camden Lock, Kentish Town, Belsize Park, Primrose Hill & Hampstead Heath. Easy access to Kings Cross, Euston, Islington, Angel, Holborn, Russell Square, The City & West End.

Tenant Fees May Apply

2 Bedroom Flat to rent in Malden Road, Chalk Farm, London, NW5

£875 per week

A truly spectacular newly built luxury 3 BEDROOM, 2 BATHROOM Penthouse apartment on the top floor of a fabulous building with incredible views across London and towards Hampstead Heath. The property is finished to the very highest of standards and benefits from a under-floor heating, lift, underground parking and concierge, floor to ceiling glass doors and windows and an amazing large roof terrace. APPROX 1152 SQ FT/107 sq. metres - EPC B81.

Tenant Fees May Apply

3 Bedroom Penthouse to rent in Prince of Wales Road, London, NW5

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