220 Tower Bridge Road, Tower Bridge London SE1 2UP
Our Tower Bridge office specialises in providing advice for sales, lettings, property management and investment in and around Waterloo, Southwark, London Bridge, Shad Thames, Bermondsey, Elephant and Castle, Surrey Quays, Rotherhithe, Wapping and the City.
We cover very exciting areas for both residents and tourists in close proximity to many of London’s great landmarks. The properties we let or sell range from warehouses, high rise new builds, houses and riverside apartments. We are all very passionate and knowledgeable about the areas we cover and being along the River Thames, our office is just seconds from Tower Bridge. This year we are a major sponsor of The Bermondsey Street festival which is a fabulous local community event attended by well over 10,000 people.
The Tower Bridge area has everything from iconic landmarks to excellent lifestyle amenities. Properties range from converted warehouses to contemporary, purpose built flats.Alex Hensley - Sales Manager
Client ( Landlord )
Great experience with Tower Bridge Lettings Team. Found me a tenant to move in a day after my old tenant moves out. Gave me feedback after every viewing and also a weekly feedback to update me on the market condition. SY
Client ( Vendor )
Excellent personal service by going the extra mile.
Alex started his agency career back in 2005 in Canary Wharf as a negotiator before becoming the lettings manager of a leading agency in Clerkenwell. In 2012, Alex opened an office in the West End and managed both sales teams before coming to Chestertons. His knowledge of the London property market is extensive and he has worked on both sides of the river, from Fitzrovia to Greenwich.
With over 20 years' involvement within the property industry, Katharine has a wealth of experience. Having worked with a diverse range of properties, she has dealt with apartment conversions to new development schemes, providing her with a broad understanding of the London lettings market. Her career has seen her heading up lettings offices in Hampstead and Crouch End before joining the Chestertons Tower Bridge office in 2018.
Parks & Recreation
Perhaps the most scenic park is Potters Fields Park next to City Hall, providing plenty of green space and iconic riverside views and is home to the Mayor of London’s office.
Southwark Park is a beautiful Victorian Park dating back to 1869. It has large open spaces, a pond and hosts local events throughout the year. Many people enjoy walking or running alongside the river with world famous buildings on both sides of the river providing an exciting and dramatic backdrop.
Restaurants & Shopping
The South Bank, Bermondsey, Rotherhithe, Wapping and London Bridge areas are all home to a broad choice of pubs, bars and fine dining. The oldest pub on the River Thames which is the character filled and historic Mayflower Pub in Rotherhithe dating back to the 1600’s.
The quality of markets, shops and restaurants in the area draws in visitors from across the capital. Borough Market and nearby Maltby Street Market both offer delicious artisanal food. Trendy Bermondsey Street has bustling bars and popular contemporary restaurants next door to independent boutique stores.
There’s also a huge variety of restaurants along the Southbank catering to all tastes. St Katharine Docks is picturesque with Waterfront dining and Shad Thames restaurants have fantastic views of Tower Bridge. For a larger variety of shops, including designer brands, the City’s shopping venue One New Change is within walking distance of London Bridge and the newly redesigned London Bridge is bring many more exciting shops and restaurants to the area.
The department stores of Oxford Street and haute couture brands of Bond Street are also easily accessible by public transport.
Best dining room with a view:
Aqua at the Shard is one of three exclusive restaurants based in the iconic tower. Located on level 31, diners have an excellent view across London. Situated just moments from Tower Bridge. The Michelin starred restaurant Story by Tom Sellers, tells his story and the story of British food through an ever-evolving tasting menu of seasonal dishes. There is an ever evolving number of fine dining restaurants coming to the area making it a foodie’s destination.
Entertainment & Nightlife
This area offers so much to its residents and indeed the millions of tourists who visit each year. There are numerous galleries, including the grand Tate Modern on the South Bank and the White Cube on Bermondsey Street, in addition to many music and performance venues. The South Bank, Bermondsey and Waterloo areas are all home to a broad choice of pubs and bars.
Best place for a date
Whether you’re on a first date, a date with your long term love or simply meeting a friend, have a few drinks at one of the many pubs or bars along the Southbank and then stroll along the Thames to admire the sights. Once the sun has gone down and the buildings are lit up, the view along the Thames is spectacular.
Schools & Education
Nearby primary schools are The Cathedral School of St Saviour and St Mary Overy, the Charles Dickens Primary School and the Boutcher C of E School, all are good state schools. Secondary schools include the ARK Globe Academy which has a sixth form attached and St Saviour’s & St Olave’s School for Girls.
Just over the river towards the Square Mile is the City of London School which is an independent, fee paying school with separate branches for boys and girls.
There are excellent links across London and out of London towards Kent and the South Coast.
National Rail Services
National Rail Services, Cannon Street, London Bridge and Blackfriars all have services running south through to Kent and the South Coast.
Fenchurch Street have services to east London and Essex and Waterloo has services running westwards to Berkshire and beyond.
Market stats for Tower Bridge compiled on 2019-12-05 for postcodes E1, E98, EC1, EC2, EC3, EC4, SE1, SE11, SE15, SE16.
Analysis of properties not sold / under offer, priced between £20k and £20m (sales), £150pw and £10k pw (lettings) and between 1 and 10 bedrooms.
With a wealth of knowledge and experience, and a deeply statistical view on the market, our teams are able to provide maximum market exposure for every property.
Our Lettings department works proactively to ensure that the best possible rents and terms are achieved for all our landlords.
Providing a dedicated service to landlords with rental portfolios of more than three properties that are let privately, by Chestertons or by another agent.
Our Short Lets team enables landlords benefit from increased rental yields and the flexibility of letting their property for a term that suits them.