Nine Elms is the latest area undergoing an amazing transformation, making it one of the most desirable new districts to live in London. Positioned right on London’s cultural Southbank, this South West London area is just minutes away from the House of Parliament. With excellent transport links, an 11-acre park, fantastic food spots and situated right by the iconic Battersea Power Station, this recently regenerated area is perfect for young and successful professionals who want an exciting and central atmosphere. Here are just a few of the great things about living in Nine Elms, and a few UK Homes properties which will allow you all the advantages Nine Elms has to offer!
- London Arts & Culture
This fantastic central London location means you’re nearby to a great range of arts and culture. There are plenty of events which happen right inside the Battersea Power Station, including the recent London Crafts Week. You’re also within walking distance or a short tube ride away from plenty of galleries, including the Newport Street Gallery, Battersea Barge which hosts loads of live music and gigs, the Stockwell Playhouse for exciting new theatre productions, the lovely Pump House Gallery located right in Battersea Park and many other unique and inspiring things to do. You could enjoy all of these events from your own one bedroom duplex apartment located right inside the Battersea Power Station! Located in Switch House West, this luxurious fourth-floor apartment would be a stunning new home with an open plan kitchen and living room, family bathroom and spacious double bedroom, complete with en-suite and walk-in wardrobe. Take a look at the full UK Homes listing here, and check out the Nine Elms website here for more great upcoming events.
- Nine Elms Food
Not only does Nine Elms have plenty to see, it has plenty to taste too. A delight to the senses, the area has plenty of delicious restaurants to try both in the community and on the Southbank. If you fancy a bit of fresh, delectable seafood, look no further than Wright Brothers in Circus West Village. With multiple locations around London, their British oysters and seafood platters are the perfect dishes at this stunning new riverside location. Alternatively, you can try Italian at Fiume (the Italian word for ‘river’) and their modern menu, also located at Battersea Power Station. Try stunning authentic Japanese food at Atami, or enjoy Caribbean vibes at Cottons Caribbean Restaurant & Rum Shack at St George’s Wharf (Vauxhall). Have all this and more within walking distance of your gorgeous new three bedroom apartment, ideally located in Switch House of Battersea Power Station. This unmissable UK Homes listing has fantastic views of the Thames in this amazing central location. Take a look at this outstanding listing now, before someone else does!
- Nine Elms’ Great Outdoors
Just because you’re in the heart of London doesn’t mean you can’t experience the joys of the great outdoors. Nine Elms is ideally located near wonderful urban parks where you can unwind and get away from the city (while in the city). Battersea Park is right next door, this massive green area a great place to spend a Sunday afternoon walking the dog, feeding the ducks or visiting the Battersea Park Zoo. There is also the lovely Riverside Gardens, Vauxhall Park (complete with lavender garden and model village), and the historic Vauxhall Pleasure Gardens. In this fantastic location, you’re never far away from a hidden gem to explore. Even better, at UK Homes’ Embassy Gardens, based in Capital Building, you will get to enjoy all the benefits of London and the Southbank as well as a roof terrace and a private winter garden. This fifteenth floor, three bedroom, 3 bathroom penthouse is a beautiful and luxurious home, with plenty of natural light and the finest premium amenities and facilities that Nine Elms has to offer. Explore this exclusive listing now.
- Transport and Location
Another great benefit of moving to Nine Elms is it’s excellent connections and travel options. Transport for London has already begun work on the extension of the Northern Line which will create two new local tube stations – Nine Elms and Battersea. This will give occupants a direct, fast link from Nine Elms to central stations such as Leicester Square and Westminster. Set to open in 2020, this will mean you can be at Leicester Square and many other prime London locations in just 15 minutes or less! There are also plans for a new modern and chic pedestrian and cycle bridge to give another link to Westminster, which is just the other side of the Thames. These superb transport links are just one of the elements that make Nine Elms such a wise move, and you can enjoy it all from UK Homes’ ‘The Corniche’, based at Albert Embankment. The three bedroom apartment is on the 19th floor of this Southbank development with breathtaking views of the Thames and plenty of acclaimed amenities to enjoy such as a health and wellness suite offering spa treatments, a gym and indoor infinity pool. Explore our full listing here and arrange a viewing now!
With a great range of nearby restaurants, art spaces, parks and riverside cafes, this vibrant, cultural and urban area is the ideal stylish setting to set up your new home. Enjoy all the excitement of London from Nine Elms with UK Homes. We hope you explored great things about living in Nine Elms, do check out the properties in Nine Elms with UK Homes Enterprise to unlock all the advantages Nine Elms has to offer!