Fulham is a popular and vibrant London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham in South West London. Having received significant regeneration and investment, the location is now one of the most desirable places to work and live in London. As more and more people are looking at houses and flats to rent in Fulham, let’s take a closer look at 5 things that make it so special.
- Fantastic Housing Options
Fulham has a mixture of elegant Edwardian and Victorian terrace houses. Characteristic of period architecture, properties feature generous gardens and wide profiles. These houses are in high demand, whether the properties are as originally build or divided into flats. To add to this, there have been recent constructions of riverside flats and condos. Offering spectacular views of the Thames for much more affordable prices than neighbouring locations.
- Village Qualities
Despite being only minutes away from The City, Fulham remains liveable because of a combination of tree-lined streets, ample green spaces and modern scale throughout. Walking around parts of Fulham on a sunny Sunday afternoon you might be forgiven for believing you’d been taken to a rural country village.
The UK has an insatiable appetite for football and is a place where football is engrained in the culture. Fulham can boast two football teams. Global brand and premier league champions, Chelsea, and also Fulham F.C, whose home stadium Craven Cottage is an icon venue along the riverbanks of the Thames.
- The River
The river Thames is an ever-present powerhouse of Fulham scenery. Wonderful riverside walks are never further than a few minutes away, and landlords of properties and businesses take full advantage of their riverside positions. Whether out for a stroll or a jog, Fulham gives you great options, along the Thames Path or through Fulham Palace are just two examples to get you started.
- The Pubs
Undoubtable one of Fulham’s strengths is its variety and quality of Public houses. The Harwood Arms is one of the few pubs to be awarded the prestigious Michelin Star. The White Horse is an esteemed local landmark, and winner of awards for both its food and atmosphere. The Duke on the Green in Parsons Green is another pub, that is well worth a visit.
Fulham’s location and characteristics make it a wonderful place to live and work. If you are ready to search available properties, click on Draker Lettings and have a browse through the listed locations.