Today might be the hottest day on record in London, so naturally, we are dreaming of homes with swimming pools. We’ve gathered some of our favourites, which are on the market to rent or buy right now.
Some Londoners are excited to have a pool to escape to when summer comes round, some are hesitant with the associated maintenance and cleaning costs. Whether your heart is set on your own private pool, or you'd prefer living in a beautiful development with a residents' pool, or you want a short let to experience the finest of London living, we've got you covered.
Pool for the Summer
6-bed thatched house for sale in Southgate | £5,500,000
One of only four London properties with thatched roofs, this home is impressive both inside and out. It is very spacious with extraordinary interior design including period features and a sleek modern kitchen.
1 and 2 bed apartments for sale in Royal Arsenal Riverside, Woolwich | starting at £450,000
Royal Arsenal Riverside is a highly sought-after development for its village-feel and wealth of amenities – concierge, gym, cinema room, onsite gastropubs, GP, bakery and boulangerie…and of course a residents’ swimming pool. These apartments each have private balconies with lovely views.
2 bed flat for sale in Kingston | £750,000
This flat has a gorgeous river view, both from the private balcony and from the residents' pool. It's a sizable apartment in a desirable gated community with a share of the freehold and no onward chain.
2 bed flat to rent in Wandsworth Common | £2,800 pcm
Here's another residents' pool (and Jacuzzi) and private balcony with a riverside view to enjoy, in a luxury two-bed apartment for renters. There's also a gym, a concierge and underground parking.
5 bed fully-detached gated house for sale in Shirley | £3,500,000
You’re seeing the view from the sweeping back garden, with an entire pool complex on the left. This incredible space with multiple balconies, a cinema room and gym, a double garage as well as five spacious bedrooms. This stunning home is surrounded by landscaped woodland.
3 bed apartment for sale in West Brompton | £2,850,000
The pool here is lovely, but we couldn't help showing the city view. Living in this 3 bed apartment, you'll enjoy the best amenities, interior design and location. You'll have Earl's Court at your feet and a view of the clouds from your own private balcony.
10 bed home for rent and short lets in Hampstead | £15,000 pw
This Hampstead home is available for glamorous lets and short lets. It is extraordinary in its size and design, with 10 bedrooms and 5 reception rooms over three floors, as well as a private garden with a heated outdoor pool.
If you want to get ahead of the crowd for properties that meet all your search criteria, be sure to register through My Foxtons. If you're wondering "how does a pool affect my property value" get a Foxtons local expert in for a property valuation.