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South-West London

Introducing South-West London

South West Londoners are fiercely proud of their side of the river. For centuries, this was outside-the-law country, with pleasure gardens, bull rings and massive estates owned by bishops but populated by brothels.

Today, it is the genteel stretch of the city, generously filled with green spaces and cute villages, each supporting its own classy eco-system. Transport links to central London are rich and plenty, but unless it’s a necessity, or indeed for work, locals tend to stay just that.

Here along the river's stretch, well-manicured mums sip flat whites after the school run, before popping into Petit Bateau for baby staples and perusing the little vintage boutiques for hand-sewn cushions and shabby-chic mirrors. Come sundown the wine bars and brasseries fill up with a young, jovial crowd all united in the free spirit and easy welcome of this southern city.

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  • Barnes

    A historic village on the banks of the Thames, Barnes fuses the best of town and country. On the one hand, children feed the ducks ...

  • Battersea

    A district of leafy streets lined with family homes, Battersea is abuzz with young professionals. Whether milling around Northcote Road Market or swinging by the ...

  • Clapham

    Peaceful parks and bustling boutiques – Clapham sits pretty, south of the Thames. Its high street is lined with some of London’s finest independent shops, ...

  • Putney

    With its peaceful park and fresh riverside air, Putney, on the bank of the Thames, is a tranquil spot. Long a favourite promenading spot for ...

  • Richmond

    At the end of one of the furthest tendrils of the south-west reaching District lines, lovely, leafy Richmond reclines sedately by the banks of the ...

  • Vauxhall

    Vauxhall is the sort of place that Londoners in the know come to let their hair down. Dubbed ‘Voho’, Vauxhall has grown into a hub ...

  • Wandsworth

    One of London’s most effortlessly salubrious areas, Wandsworth is a model of what city living should be. Wandsworth Common, a spacious patch of greenery in ...

  • Wimbledon

    Wimbledon is ace, and not just because of the tennis. With shops and restaurants galore, added to The Wombles’ homestead of Wimbledon Common, this is ...

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