The postcode of W2 in London is one of the most popular areas to live in west London. Covering areas such as Hyde Park, Paddington, Marble Arch, Bayswater, and Lancaster Gate, W2 is a diverse area to live in, with excellent transport links, accommodation, shops, restaurants, education and entertainment options available. If you are considering renting or buying property in W2, you will be able to find ample options to suit all requirements – from studio apartments and modern apartments to large houses.
Hyde Park: The world famous 350 acre Hyde Park dominates W2 of London, and is a great source of activity and entertainment. Property around Hyde Park is highly sought after, and you will be able to find a range of stunning property with great views across the park and neighbouring Kensington Gardens.
Paddington: Another landmark feature of W2 is Paddington Railway Station, which is the terminus for train services to west England and has direct links to Heathrow Airport via Heathrow Express. Other important landmarks in Paddington include St. Mary’s Hospital and Paddington Green police station. Paddington is undergoing major changes, with several new developments coming up, making it an exciting area to invest in if you are looking to buy property in W2. Paddington’s Waterside regeneration project is set to be completed in a few years and will bring exciting new commercial and residential options to the area. Paddington has a range of property such as modern luxury apartments and Georgian houses.
Marble Arch: If you are looking to rent property in W2, Marble Arch is another area to consider. Named after the world renowned landmark, this area has easy access to Oxford Street, Covent Garden, Regent Street and the West End. Marble Arch has great studio apartments, mews houses and terraced apartments available.
Bayswater: This W2 neighbourhood is a built-up district situated just north of Hyde Park over Kensington Gardens and three miles of Charing Cross. Well known as being a cosmopolitan area, Bayswater has a diverse local population with stunning Victorian stucco flat conversions, elegant mews, luxury apartments and Victorian terrace houses. Bayswater boasts great restaurants, excellent transport connections throughout the city with fast links to Heathrow and is within walking distance of Oxford Street and tourist attractions.
Lancaster Gate: Situated in Bayswater district, just north of Kensington Gardens, this area comprises of two long white stucco terraces of houses, which were designed in the 19th century. With elements of English Baroque and French detailing, Lancaster Gate has terrific accommodation options with tasteful conversions of flats and houses.
If you are looking to buy property in W2, contact Cavendish Rowe – expert W2 estate agents for more information.