Houses and flats in Kensington (W8)
Based in the heart of Kensington we have a long and established presence in the area, selling a range of properties from one bedroom flats to grand family houses. Kensington and Holland Park are highly sought after areas due to the two beautiful and world famous parks – Holland Park and Kensington Gardens, Hyde Park.
The properties which are typically seen in these areas vary between lateral apartments or family houses with gardens.
In addition to conversions, there are many new developments in the area which are widely sought after for lateral living. The houses range from mews, terraced, semi-detached or detached houses with gardens.
Kensington's main retail artery, Kensington High Street, provides excellent shopping and dining while fantastic primary schools line the area's leafy streets and crescents.
Knight Frank have sold and rented some of London’s most sought after properties and are perfectly placed to help you with your requirements, view all our properties for sale in Kensington and Holland Park.
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Living in Kensington
Bordering Holland Park, Knightsbridge and Notting Hill Gate, Kensington is a leafy, exclusive enclave of West London home to some of the most sought after properties in London. Commanding some of the highest real estate prices in the capital, imposing mansion blocks neighbour stucco-fronted Georgian houses which line crescents and private roads.
Kensington is bookended by trendy Kensington High Street – once home to the Biba store in the 60’s- which has an array of both high street and designer stores alongside independent boutiques and food stores, including with Whole Foods. Kensington Church Street is also famous for its vast collection of antique shops. Kensington has a good mix of both state and private primary schools including Pembridge Hall and St Mary Abbots.
You can experience the delights of the green spaces of Holland Park throughout the year and during the summer it is home to an open air theatre. Holland Park Avenue has a variety of shops and great transport links in and out of London.
Kensington is, of course, synonymous with Kensington Palace - the former residence of Lady Diana and now home to the William & Kate. Kensington is considered to be one of the safest areas in London investment and security wise and, as such, attracts buyers from across the globe.
Why use Knight Frank?
One of the oldest and most established Knight Frank office, we are perfectly positioned to help you with your property requirements; whether that be finding a buyer, finding a new home, exploring ways to enhance the value of your property, or ways of managing and maintaining your buildings.
What can be a life-changing process for many people – buying, renting or letting a property – is handled with care, discretion and professionalism at all times.
Check out our latest interactive map of the history of housing stock in Kensington.
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