Overview of SW4 8BH, Kings Avenue, Thornton

From a total of 47 reviews, SW4 8BH scores 4.19 out of 5 - which is one of the higher rated places to live in this area. SW4 8BH is in London, in the borough of Lambeth, Greater London. Of 47 total SW4 8BH reviewers, 15 reviewers rated SW4 8BH 5 stars, with local remarks including ‘It has a nice feel to the neighbourhood.’, whereas others were less enthusiastic. For example, one reviewer said ‘It is very safe ans trendy’.
47 reviews within 1 km Kings Ave, London SW4 8BH, UK

Excellent

15 reviews

31.9%

Very Good

26 reviews

55.3%

Average

6 reviews

12.8%

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Most Positive

It has a nice feel to the neighbourhood.

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By BlueSkyThinker

Most Negative

It is very safe ans trendy

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By Diego28east

Bowie Cl, SW4 8HA
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By Flatshare1
Proximity to bus stops is excellent, with several on the roads immediately outside of our home.

The area in general (Clapham south/ Clapham) is very desirable and trendy however whilst my immediate neighbourhood is lovely in places and remains a desirable spot to live, there are certainly aspects of it that need redevelopment, refurbishment and a boost in amenities. My only concern would be a further hike in property and rental prices, which are already quite high in the area

Transport

Proximity to bus stops is excellent, with several on the roads immediately outside of our home. However, an increased service Is needed on some of these routes, particularly the 355, which currently operates fairly infrequently operates as mostly a single decker. This is a particular issue during morning rush hour (7-9am) towards Brixton ,when this route is extremely overcrowded. Tube links are slightly less accessible in the immediate area, but access to the northern line and Victoria line is fairly straight forward. However the access to the northern line during rush our is extremely difficult and can mean waiting for up to 10-12 tubes before being able to squeeze on. This is very dangerous. Road and cycle routes in the area area are good.

Community

Good- parking availability in the estate, good mix of zone 2 centrality and leafy suburb in the immediate area Bad - estate in immediate need of refurbishment, very run down and spoils the aesthetic of the rest of the area, lots of amenities that have closed and are now left to waste, quite dark around the estate at night which can feel unsafe - could benefit from lighting additions in the area. The area is mainly renters (private shares, families and council tenants) however also some owned homes in the immediate neighbourhood.

Amenities

In the immediate area there are a couple of local chain shops which are good in terms of essential shopping. However there are quite a few amenities that have closed in the local area (Clapham park) including pubs, take aways and post office. Whilst there is a good array of shops, bars and restaurants in short walk away (Clapham, Balham) the immediate area (Clapham south) could benefit from redevelopment To include of these immenities. This particularly applies to coffee shops and independent stores. Clapham Common is the closest and most popular area in terms of outdoor space and amenities.

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Thornton Rd, SW12 0JX
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By BlueSkyThinker
It has a nice feel to the neighbourhood.

Balham used to be known as The Gateway to the South, but it has grown well and improved a lot within 15 years. It is a very welcoming and relaxed area to live and continues to grow in popularity. I will live here for many more years to cone.

Transport

Balham is a great transport hub. You have access to the overground train which gets you into Victoria or Waterloo within 15 mins, there is the Northern line and a vast selection of bus options. The area is well connected.

Community

My street has the typical mix of family homeowners and groups of renters. It has a nice feel to the neighbourhood. The streets are cleaned regularly and refuse collection is regular. Parking is fine as it is all permit, so eliminates commuter parking problems. The only downside is that the pavements could do with an upgrade!

Amenities

Balham has a great mix of independent shops and bars sitting alongside more well known brands of establishments. The area has changed a great deal over the last 15 years and it now boasts a ‘feel good’ vibe that fits well for either young single professionals or large families. Whether it’s a gift from a craft shop, coffee and cake from a coffee shop, drinks with a group of friends, a freshly cooked hangover breakfast or some good quality meat to feed the family on Sunday, or just laze about in Tooting Common...Balham will not disappoint.

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Clapham, SW4 8LT
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By Diego28east
It is very safe ans trendy

It is very safe ans trendy. It is populated by many people and there are many pets and good reataurants

Transport

There is good buses and good transport. But it is such a popular area that it is always packed unfortunately.

Community

My area is very quiet and its a residential area so i have no complains to be honest. There is a school near by so sometimes there arensome children

Amenities

Clapham is a very fun place to live. Especially clapham common which gets fully packed and nice restaurants

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Ferndale, SW4 7NS
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By NGB47910
Good thing is that there is a mix between everything- shops (local and franchise) and parks for leisure and having a good time.

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Community

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Brixton, SW2 5AX
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By Vinnie
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Transport

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Amenities

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Mandalay Rd, SW4 9EE
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By MRChip
It’s pet friendly it’s a really good area to move in there are no dislikes

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Transport

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Community

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Amenities

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Thornton, SW4 8HL
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By Flappje9
Clapham the best!

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Amenities

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Hydethorpe Rd, SW12 0JH
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By atyahoo
The local shops are average in quality

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Amenities

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Ferndale, SW4 7NS
1 km from your search
By David
The bad aspect of it, is that it’s a busy high street but apart from that it’s amazing because we have everything around us

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Amenities

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Ferndale, SW4 7NS
1 km from your search
By Londres
Numerous different restaurants and local shops available and well integrated in the area .

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Amenities

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