116 Kensington High Street, Kensington London W8 7RW
Our estate agents in Kensington are specialists in providing property for sale and lettings in and around Kensington, W8. Our office in Kensington deals with a wide range of properties, from stylish period conversions, lateral apartments in sought after mansion blocks to large family houses. Areas of particular note include the ultra exclusive Kensington Palace Gardens, often referred to as “Billionaires Row”, the Phillimore Estate, Duchess of Bedford Estate, and popular garden squares including Kensington Square, Edwardes Square and Campden Hill Square.
We're sure to be able to help you whatever your property needs.
Our experienced and knowledgeable staff are here to help you whatever your property needsDaniel Taylor - Director, Sales
Originally from Hampshire, Ellie moved to London in 2014 and started working for a small independent agency before joining Chestertons. She has a genuine passion for property of all shapes & sizes as well as delivering exceptional customer service to clients all over the world. Ellie focuses on the best results being achieved through a strong team ethic based on positivity and dedication.
Daniel has over 13 years of experience in residential sales. His extensive knowledge is invaluable and has allowed him to build up many long-term business relationships. Daniel and his team consistently deliver strong results and hold a reputation for ensuring the buying and selling process is as seamless as possible by always identifying their clients needs.
Parks & Recreation
Kensington benefits from a variety of green open spaces. These include Kensington Gardens (home of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge), Hyde Park and nearby Holland Park (famed for its summer opera). Each has a variety of recreational facilities, cafes and sports pitches.
Restaurants & Shopping
There’s a wide selection of restaurants, bars and high end shops and boutiques to choose from in Kensington. The area’s pleasantness and great variety of shops makes it a shopping destination in its own right.
The best place for groceries:
Residents of Kensington are spoilt for choice in terms of food shopping. The Whole Foods store is the largest in the world, while there is an excellent Waitrose and Marks & Spencer food hall on the high street.
Best place for antiques:
Spread along the length of Kensington Church Street, and scattered down its pretty side streets, are over 60 Antiques Dealers offering fine art and antiques from the Tang dynasty to the art deco movement.
Entertainment & Nightlife
There’s no shortage of entertainment and stimulation in Kensington and its surroundings. The world famous Victoria and Albert museum, Science Museum and Natural History museum draw visitors from around the world. The elegant and regal Royal Albert Hall produces many concerts and ballet shows, both classical and contemporary.
Schools & Education
Sought after schools that consistently achieve high results include St Barnabas & St Philip’s C of E Primary School, Fox Primary School, Holland Park School , St Mary Abbots C of E Primary School and Thomas’s London Day School, Kensington.
The area is well connected to Central London and Heathrow Airport with excellent transport links running through Kensington.
The A4 (Cromwell Road) is to the south of Kensington and provides easy access to Central London and Heathrow Airport.
The tube and bus services also provide excellent links to London’s main National Rail stations such as Paddington and Victoria, which also has a large coach station.
Market stats for Kensington compiled on 2019-10-20 for postcodes SW7, W11, W14, W8.
Analysis of properties not sold / under offer, priced between £20k and £20m (sales), £150pw and £10k pw (lettings) and between 1 and 10 bedrooms.
A rare opportunity to acquire 2 x two bedroom apartments and the freehold to this striking Victorian building. Boasting stunning views and separate access to the well maintained private residents communal gardens which back onto the property.
A charming lateral apartment located in the heart of Kensington. Boasting high ceilings, grand proportions and an abundance of storage. Residents of the building further benefit from a passenger lift and a caretaker.
An exemplary lateral apartment located on the 2nd floor (with lift) of this highly sought after portered mansion block situated in the heart of Kensington. Off street parking is available for residents on a first come, first served basis.
A charming and spacious studio apartment on the first floor of a period white stucco conversion. With classically high ceilings and excellent volume, this apartment enjoys a South facing aspect and plenty of natural light.
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.