West London real estate guide & listings for sale
West London offers a slower-paced atmosphere and will appeal to those who enjoy spending time outdoors. This area is quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamour - although there are still several noisier sections, especially closer to one of the railway lines. Finally, there are approximately 30 public green spaces close by for residents to relax in, such as Waldorf Park and Beaverbrook Woods, and they are very well-spread out, which makes it easy to reach them from the majority of locations within this area.
Active people will appreciate the reasonably pedestrian-friendly nature of West London; many daily needs can be met by walking. The best way to navigate this part of the city is often a car. It is easy to access a parking spot. In contrast, the public transit service in West London is not particularly frequent. Thankfully, residents have access to a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most houses.
Large apartment buildings are the predominant housing type, representing about 70% of dwellings in West London, and the rest of the houses are mainly single detached homes. This area offers mainly one bedroom and two bedroom homes. Renters occupy roughly three quarters of the dwellings in West London whereas the remainder are occupied by owners. About 30% of properties in this part of London were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while many of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1980s.
It is a rather short walk to access primary schools from anywhere in West London. However, this area does not have any high schools. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools. With regards to food, it is typically an option for property owners in West London to shop for groceries by walking. Likewise, West London is a fairly good place in which to eat out, and a small variety of cafes is available as well. It is also convenient to access a selection of clothing stores on foot.