Lovely 1 Bed home swap in London, England

A bright and spacious Victorian ground floor 1-bedroom apartment in zone 2 near central London, NW2 in a residential street near good local amenities and with excellent transport links. It has a disabled access. The apartment is quiet, with good sound proofing and comfortably sleeps up to 4 people. The total groundspace covers 540 sq ft. The rooms are large and spacious with tall ceilings and plenty of light. There is a large separate kitchen/dining room and a shared garden. The bedroom has a double bed and a large wardrobe. The sitting room has a sofa bed that can sleep 2 people. The apartment is fully centrally heated and continuous hot water. The amenities are a TV, a washing machine, a gas/electric cooker, internet access, a mobile phone, storage for clothes, as well as a large collection of books, CDs and DVDs. There is a bicycle that can be used and car parking space available.

The apartment is served by four train stations with many buses offering easy access to central London and all local amenities. The famous sites of interest are within a bus or train ride. They include Oxford Street, Regent Street, Westfields shopping centre, Kensington Palace, Kensington Gardens, Hyde Park, Harrods and Harvey Nicholls, Wembley Stadium, Ladbroke Grove, Queensway and Notting Hill. Paddington and Victoria stations are nearby for trips out of London. There are a wide range of pubs, clubs and excellent restaurants in the neighbourhood and the apartment is near to the West End. The local amenities are many and varied. There are two local libraries. The local parks are beautiful Queens Park, stunning Roundwood Park and spacious Gladstone Park. The local shopping is the famous Portobello Market, Westfield shopping centre, Brent Cross and Kilburn High Road. For local arts and cinema there is the Lexi Cinema, the O2 Centre, the Tricycle Cinema and theatre and the Hampstead Theatre. There is a well-equipped Willesden Sports Centre a few minutes away with an indoor heated swimming pool. The nearest tube stations are Willesden Green and Queens Park. The nearest train stations are Kensal Rise and Brondesbury Park.

Type of home swap

  • Home Exchange

Conditions of home exchange

  • No pets allowed
  • Children welcome

London (HE27057)

London,   England

  • 1 bed   (sleeps 4) 1 bath

Preferred destinations

  • USA - New York

Dates available

May 2012 - June 2012
January 2012 - January 2012

Swap duration: 2 - 3 weeks


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Membership expiry date: 18 Mar 2013