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What does £1m buy you in London?

By Jan Moys

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There are now 5,329 streets in London with an average house price of £1 million+, according to Zoopla figures released in September 2019. We take a look at what a million-pound budget would buy you today, from central one-beds to large family homes further out in the suburbs.

Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, SW5

1 bedroom apartment | £1,000,000

One million pounds buys you a high quality property in an outstanding location, in the form of this bright one-bedroom apartment in South Kensington. Set within a modern residential building, this property offers a porter, lift and underground parking, along with all the prestige of this highly desirable district.

Elizabeth Court, Westminster, SW1P

1 bedroom apartment | £1,000,000

An unrivalled location right in the heart of Westminster, just moments away from the superb cafes, restaurants, and shops of Westminster Village and St James Park. This one-bedroom apartment features a spacious communal roof terrace, a winter garden and a fully equipped gym and concierge.

Southampton Row, Bloomsbury, WC1B

2 bedroom apartment | £1,000,000

Bloomsbury is one of London's cultural and intellectual hubs, and this two-bedroom apartment is right in the middle of it all. Some of London's most iconic attractions, such as the British Museum and the West End, are just around the corner, while Holborn tube station is also just a stone's throw away.

Palace Gardens Terrace, Kensington, W8

2 bedroom apartment | £999,995

This stunning period conversion offers leisurely living in one of London's most exclusive areas. Ideally positioned next to Kensington Gardens, this two-bedroom apartment is a short stroll from the many restaurants, shops and bars of Notting Hill and Kensington.

Kensington Court, Kensington, W8

2 bedroom house | £1,000,000

For buyers wanting a house with history, £1 million will buy this two-bedroom apartment in prestigious Kensington. This stunning period mansion block has been recently renovated to a high standard and boasts an open-plan kitchen, an immaculate master suite and a prime location moments from Hyde Park.

Lambrook Terrace, Munster Village, SW6

3 bed maisonette | £1,000,000

Fulham offers some great value properties within Zone 2, with nearby tube stations providing quick and convenient transport to the rest of London. This three-bed maisonette near the river boasts a spacious south-facing reception, two bathrooms, a roof terrace and an eat-in kitchen with integrated appliances.

Wendle Square, Battersea Park, SW11

3 bed apartment | £1,000,000

Battersea is a thriving creative district with plenty to recommend it. This three-bed apartment is a short walk from the open spaces of Battersea Park and the amenities of Battersea Park Road. This impressive property offers a light and spacious reception, two en suites and a third bathroom.

Bellwood Road, Nunhead, SE15

4 bedroom house | £1,000,000

Heading out southeast to up-and-coming Peckham, £1 million buys this stunning four-bedroom house. The spacious open-plan kitchen and reception leads through to an inviting garden, while the generously-sized bedrooms are comfortable and well presented.

Lion Wharf, Isleworth, TW7

4 bedroom house | £975,000 - £1,000,000

Just across the river from Richmond Park, Lion Wharf is a prestigious and secure new development on the banks of the Thames. £1 million will buy this four bedroom apartment boasting a luxurious interior, underfloor heating and a private terrace.

Salmon Street, Kingsbury, NW9

7 bedroom house | £1,100,000

Wembley is enjoying significant regeneration at present but remains good value, offering a great prospect for buyers wanting plenty of room for a £1 million budget. This stylish seven-bedroom semi-detached house boasts a bright conservatory leading to an enormous private garden, as well as seven double bedrooms across three floors.

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