Fulham

Fancy Fulham is in the London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham, flanked by upmarket Kensington & Chelsea. And while it shares its neighbour’s gorgeous terraced townhouses and designer shopping, this pocket of West London is edgier and more affordable. Set on the north bank of the River Thames, Fulham is a slower-paced slice of the city, where residents enjoy leafy walks and cosy roasts in authentic boozers. It’s a peaceful haven for professionals, and a great launchpad for commuting. Nearby Hammersmith, for example, is the HQ of major corporations like Disney and L’Oréal. Read on to discover developments that are the best places to live in Fulham. In addition, read reviews from residents who own or rent in Fulham.

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Best places to live in Fulham

HomeViews Top Rated Development ranking takes into account the Star Rating and HomeViews Transparency Rating of every development in the area

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Things to do in Fulham

Fulham brags one of London’s best-looking after-dark scenes, with immaculate, bloom-cloaked gastropubs and also chic wine bars. The adjacent Hammersmith area has great live music venues, which welcome a mix of well-known and up-and-coming artists. The most iconic is undoubtedly the Apollo, an entertainment institution that’s welcomed everyone from Paul Weller to Russell Brand to its stage.

Shopping in SW6 is a major pastime. Fulham has a handful of shopping centres, including Fulham Broadway and Kings Mall. There’s no competing with nearby Westfields, though – this colossal Shepherds Bush mall has around 250 classic department stores, high street brands and designer boutiques. Alternatively, there’s pretty Brackenbury Village for established independents with character.

Elsewhere, Fulham boasts top private schools and plentiful parkland. A family favourite is Bishops Park, which counts tennis courts, a sculpture garden and a man-made beach among its facilities. Nearby Hammersmith’s waterfront Furnivall Gardens is another popular spot – especially for picnics and sunbathing in the summer months.

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Property in Fulham

Lillie Square, a Capital and Counties Properties project with 800 units, provides a brilliant variety of floorplans, including studios, one to three-bed apartments, swish penthouse and also family townhouses.

The handover quality of the apartment is by far best in the league. The clubhouse is extraordinary, beautiful indoor swimming pool and great staff.” – LPPY, verified resident of Lillie Square

The development itself feels “hotel luxury standard” in terms of the exterior design and high-quality interior fit out specification. For me the Clubhouse with wi-fi/coffee areas/gym/pool/cinema/treatment rooms & private dinning set Lillie Square apart from anything else that I have seen. My 2-year-old daughter loves the pool and baby play areas when the weather doesn’t allow us to explore outside, which is lifesaving sometimes!” – Ben Sturnham, owner at Lillie Square

Chelsea FC fans should consider Brompton Park Crescent, a Barratt Homes property just five minutes’ walk from Stamford Bridge. This gated development features stylish apartments with a more traditional exterior, characterised by beautiful wrought-iron balconies. Rated one of the best places to live in Fulham.

“The build quality is really good, walls are built well so I can hang pictures and place multiple wardrobes around, I also like the design of the property it looks really neat.” – Anon, private tenant of Brompton Park Crescent

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Also flaunting a less contemporary façade is Bishops Gate,  58-unit property from Meyer Homes, with a central location on Fulham High Street. Rated a great place to rent in Fulham.

I’m really happy with my flat! It’s exceeded my expectations as its been built with high standards. Staff and building management are great, they deal with issues quickly and properly. The flat is big enough and has been fitted with high quality appliances.” – Anon, verified resident at  Bishops Gate

Those drawn to waterside living should look to Chelsea Creek, a well thought-out development by St George, with a series of creeks flowing through its centre. It’s home to studios, apartments and also penthouses just a stone’s throw from glamorous King’s Road.

Getting around London

Fulham is extremely well located. It’s serviced by three tube stations, which are all on the District line. To give you an idea of what’s where; you can reach Piccadilly Circus from here in 16 minutes, Victoria in 20, and Kings Cross in 24. Residents are also really close to the A4 and M4 – ideal for when it’s time to escape the capital.

You can find out more about living in the Fulham by reading reviews from residents. Click on the developments below to find out more about residents’ experiences and discover the best places to live and rent in Fulham. Moreover, If there’s a Fulham property that you can’t see on HomeViews,  you can add a new listing and leave your review here

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Perfect city life

Review Date Feb 2021

What i love about this development is the location – as it is local to train stations, other modes of transport and you have everything you need within walking distance! Which is perfect for me -clean, environment.

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Lillie Square is the perfect example of a great city complex – who anyone would love to live at with the luxury facilities such as pool and jacuzzi + even a cinema room! Also, the service from staff is great, from my experience so far. Communication with landlord is also clear on both sides.

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One thing I could say to anyone thinking of moving here is to consider the busy lifestyle haha.

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The best feature of my home is the pool as it is my form of relaxing.

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Lillie Square Development

Review Date Jan 2021

Transport is good
There are buses and trains close as well as parking
There are nearby shops but the area isn’t too safe
Good development and it’s improving but still a long way to go

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The building is very modern and beautiful. There is an amazing clubhouse and gym which I really appreciate. However, the staff are not the best. They pressure you a lot tend to be somewhat disrespectful. This too is starting to improve but still some way to go. Very close to an ambulance station so good in case there are bad worst case scenarios.

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The area is quite loud, which I wish I’d known beforehand. Knowing this, I would still have moved in since it is beautiful, but it sometimes is concerning, especially around 9am on weekdays.

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Never felt more at home

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Review Date Oct 2020

You have West Brompton tube station literally 2 min walk and also north end roar which is full of shops and fresh food market

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I love the modern design of the building it’s very insulated so keeps very warm durning winter I barely need to put the heating on because how warm the place itself is. Also all modern furniture inside I didn’t really need to decorate much because was so well done

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I just wish I could purchase one of these apartments I never want to move out

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The communal gym spa and pool Is incredible also I love the triple glaze window once they are closed you can’t hear no sound at all from outside

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Convenient and lovely amenities

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Review Date Oct 2020

Very convenient transport links – quick commute to central. Good range of shops within walking distance.

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Communal areas are well designed and well maintained – amazing pool & gym. Small design flaws in the apartments but for the most part well designed, lovely simple modern aesthetic and high grade white goods. However unable to switch utility providers etc as it’s communal so very high cost.

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Sink in the bathroom is poorly designed & utilities costs are high due to fixing.

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