About this listing
Stunning newly refurbished 3-bedroom Victorian house in a leafy residential road within the Battersea Diamond Conservation area.
The large new luxury kitchen is fully equipped with Smeg appliances including a summer oven/hob to accompany the Aga. French windows lead out onto the pretty patio garden. The sunny living room has window shutters and is separated from the dining room by folding doors.
There are two large LED TVs, an ipod docking station and wireless broadband.
Purchased last summer the house has a new family bathroom and separate shower room, renovated original floorboards downstairs and in the master bedroom, plus new wool carpets and redecoration throughout. Built in 1880 there is a host of original features including period open fireplaces, ornate ceiling roses, stained glass, lead crystal chandeliers and solid brass fittings. Decorated throughout in keeping with the period.
The comfortable beds have feather & down duvets and pillows with crisp white linen. Eqyptian white cotton bathrobes and towels are provided, and the rental includes a weekly clean and linen change. Fitted wardrobes provide ample storage.
This lovely house will provide a safe and luxurious base for your stay in London during the Olympics and other events.
NB: THE HOUSE IS STILL AVAILABLE TO RENT FOR THE PARALYMPICS
Things to do nearby
Only a few minutes walk from Battersea Park and Queenstown Road train stations or Clapham Common tube station and 24 minutes to the Olympic Park by train and tube. Victoria and Waterloo can be reached in 5 and 8 minutes respectively by train. Countless good bars, restaurants and shops in Battersea and Clapham are within easy walking distance, and the West End's many attractions are a 15 minute cab ride away. There is plenty of on-street parking and a visitors parking permit will be included.
In addition to being close to the most famous London sights, South London boasts some great places: Battersea Park, Wimbledon Common & Wimbledon Lawn Tennis, the glorious art deco Eltham Palace, the Lambeth Garden Museum, the Tate Modern, Oxo Tower & Wharf, the amphibious duck tours, and the Oval.
The house is also available to rent for Christmas & New Year, Easter, and during Wimbledon.