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A good balance of quiet streets and amenities make this upscale neighborhood a desirable place to live.
Studio / 1 BR
31% Complete
1,462
2 Bedrooms
43% Complete
2,035
3 Bedrooms
62% Complete
2,957
4 Bedrooms
100% Complete
4,767

Good For
  • Empty nesters / Retirees
  • Families
  • Professionals

 

What's around
  • 75 Shops
  • 14 Fitness options
  • 37 Restaurants
  • 3 Grocery stores/markets
  • 2 Banks
  • 6 Nightlife options

 


PUBLIC TRANSITExcellent

WALKABILITYExcellent
Safety

Parsons Green has an average violent crime rate and a high property crime rate for London.

  WHAT’S LIVING IN Parsons Green LIKE?

Parsons Green was once home to aristocratic Londoners, but today the population skews toward professionals and families who are buying homes from the older population. It's still upscale and is a prime choice for those who want some quiet while remaining somewhat close to the City. It offers a lot of activities and amenities but maintains a close-knit village atmosphere.

Housing in the area is mostly large properties that have been converted into smaller homes and apartments, but you will still find single-family terraces. These are mostly Victorian and Edwardian style homes. There is new development in the area as well that has created more modern housing options. 

Parsons Green has a good selection of cafes and restaurants, including the iconic White Horse pub, which dates back centuries. Another popular spot is the California-inspired Hally's, which has a healthy breakfast and brunch menu.

Parsons Green offers a lot to do. The nearby Bishop’s Park offers plenty of green space, athletic fields, and a man-made beach, the neighbhorhood hosts annual events that bring the community together, and a weekly farmers' market is held each Sunday. It's also home to the London Theatre Workshop, a small theater that puts on cabaret, comedy, and music shows. The Eel Brook Pub is also quite famous for its innovative shows.

Other local amenities include grocery stores, cinemas, gyms, salons, laundromats, and libraries.

Parsons Green is bordered on the west and north by Fulham, on the east by Chelsea, and on the south by the Thames.

 

Commute:
The City: 6.8 miles / 30-65 minutes by car / 40 minutes by transit
Canary Wharf: 9.9 miles / 35-85 minutes by car / 50-60 minutes by transit 
Southwark: 6.8 miles / 30-65 minutes by car / 40-50 minutes by transit
Westminster: 3.8 miles / 20-45 minutes by car / 25-30 minutes by transit / 25-30 minutes by bike
Shoreditch: 8.2 miles / 35-80 minutes by car / 50-60 minutes by transit

Parsons Green London Neighborhood Photo

 

Local Flavor   Parsons Green LOCAL schools

1-6 YEARS
All Saints CofE Primary School
Ofsted rating:
Ofsted phase:Primary
School Type:Voluntary Aided
1-6 YEARS
Holy Cross RC School
Ofsted rating:
Ofsted phase:Primary
School Type:Voluntary Aided
1-6 YEARS
Sir John Lillie Primary School
Ofsted rating:
Ofsted phase:Primary
School Type:Community
1-6 YEARS
St Johns Walham Green Church of England Primary School
Ofsted rating:
Ofsted phase:Primary
School Type:Voluntary Aided
1-6 YEARS
St Thomas of Canterbury Catholic Primary School
Ofsted rating:
Ofsted phase:Primary
School Type:Voluntary Aided

 

Photo Credits: Thanks to @Esme Dyson, @Anne-Sophie, @Lucy, @Hamptons International Fulham, @harvey_louise, @Laura Pritchard, @ramseyelhibri, @Sandra Vasconcelos, @Herry Lawford, @Sophie Carr, @Ewan Munro, @David Stormer, @Stefania Palma, @Matthew Foulds, @Will Walter, @Emma Caron, @Antonio Cravarezza  for your great photos of this neighborhood! 

 

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