House | 5 bedrooms | sleeps 10
A large 5 bedroom family house set over four floors in the heart of Primrose Hill. This is our much loved family home where we have lived for 20 years. It is ideal for any family looking for a real home from home stay. It is only rented in the summer and very importantly comes with a gorgeous child friendly tabby cat. We have two girls - age 18 and 20 and a 10 year old. you will find plenty of toys, books and dvds that reflect this!
Perfect for families or group of friends. Close to 2 beautiful London Parks(Primrose Hill and Regents Park), excellent shops of Primrose Hill Village, pubs, restaurants cafes and Camden Market.. 5 mins to Tube (Chalk Farm). 20 minutes to Londons West End. Close to Hampstead and Hampstead Heath. Fantastic central London Location.
Primrose Hill is a quiet refuge very close to central London which is situated between Regents Park and Camden Town/Hampstead. It has many advantages: the elegant village high street of Regents Park Road and Camden Lock market are both within easy walking distance; easy transport by bus, train, Tube and taxi to all areas of London, including Covent Garden, West End theatres and Oxford Street shopping. We often walk to the West End across Regent's Park. Also, there is a variety of excellent restaurants cafes and pubs nearby.
Primrose Hill itself is very close and leads into Regents Park and the Zoo..
|Size||Sleeps up to 10, 5 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, House swap|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Heathrow, Gatwick, Luton, City,Stanstead 40 km, Nearest railway: Euston, Paddington,Waterloo,Kings Cross 5 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property|
|General||Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Telephone, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (1), Double beds (4), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 7|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
Large box of lego, childrens books and toys, footballs and cricket bats available
There are two single Futon Beds
|Further details outdoors|
Pretty roof terrace with chairs and table plus further outdoor Yard.
The house is let fully furnished - linen and towels included.
The house has one very beautiful friendly tabby cat
Excellent indoor pool at Swiss cottage
Excellent outdoor pool on Parliament Hill
Local information details, maps and books in the house
The South East England region
Central London location. Close to Regents Park, Primrose HIll and Hampstead Heath. Close to London's West End, Camden Market, Galleries, Theatres, Museums, London Zoo.
Central London/Zone 2
Primrose Hill is an elegant enclave nestled between Regents Park and Camden town - it is a spacious quiet residential area very close to central London. It is a short walk alongside the canal to the famous Camden Lock Market. Besides its many pubs, Camden is now host to famous jazz and rock venues - a short walk away. In the other direction are the elegant shops and restaurants of Regents Park Road. Hampstead is just ten minutes to the North. Regents Park and Zoo are five minutes walk away.
Regents Park Road has many restaurants including excellent Italian and Greek family restaurtants. There is also one of the best vegetarian restaurants in London, a smart French restaurant, Polish, Russian and other ecclectic places to eat in the street as well as a well stocked health food store and small supermarket. The Lansdown pub is just a few doors down, is family friendly and serves excellent food.(Delicious lunch time pizza for Â£8)
London's Regents canal is a few minutes walk down the road and it is possible to take a sightseeing walk several miles east or west along its banks or a barge trip from Camden Lock.
Visitors can walk from the house across Regents Park to busy Oxford Street and Regents Street in 30 minutes. Alternatively there is a bus five minutes walk away(274, C11) that takes you to the West End.
There are a number of exclusive shops as well as a few more practical ones in Regents park road (5minutes walk from the property). There are interior designers, shoe shops, a florist, clothes, a fishmonger, a health food shop, a grocery shop,an excellent one selling all household stores, an Italian delicatessen, a chemist, a wine shop etc. Up Gloucester ave, right over the bridge and right down the main road for 5 minutes, then right up a small hill (10 minutes walk altogether) is also a large supermarket.
On the far side of Primrose Hill the 274 bus takes you to Selfridges and Oxford Street
On the other side of Chalk Farm tube station is a bus stop for a 168 which can take you to the British Museum and near Covent Garden and Waterloo Bridge.
Down Chalk Farm Road is a 27 bus which can take you to Paddington Station.
Down ChalkFarm Road there is also a 24 bus which will take you to the Tottenham Court Road end of Oxford Street, not far from the British museum and Covent Garden.
Bus 31 opposite Chalk Farm tube can take you close to Portobello Market - about a half hour journey
Hampstead Heath is two stops away on the northern line from Chalk Farm.
Bus 88 from Camden Town takes you to Trafalgar Square
A great sourceof information for London tarvel can be found at the Transport for London website below: