Clapham Junction SW11

Despite the name, Clapham Junction is actually located in Battersea, not Clapham. With plenty of bars and clubs, Clapham Junction is a honeypot for young professionals, but there are a number of families who call the area home too.

Nestled between the affluent and leafy hubs of Wandsworth and Battersea, Clapham Junction has a fantastic sense of community. And, although it is not trendy Dalston or Peckham, there is an air of creativity and cool to the area that means very many live in SW11 for numerous years.

Working in Clapham Junction

Falling into the borough of Wandsworth, roughly 3.8% of the entire population of this area is unemployed. Compared to the entirety of London, this figure is positive. Many of the residents of Clapham Junction are young professionals, working in the city as graphic designers, PR consultants and journalists. Given the gentrification of Clapham Junction, property prices have increased, seeing a rise in the salary packets residents bring to the area.

Property Prices in Clapham Junction

Blink and you’ll miss it; the turn over of property in Clapham Junction is fast. Properties for let include many flats, with rental prices for a two-bed not dipping below £1300 pcm. Families often rent three-bed terraced properties for just shy of £300,00 pcm.

For those looking to buy, a one-bed flat or studio apartment tend to start at around £320,000. Terraced homes having asking prices upwards of £700,000, whereas semis and detached properties soar well over the £1 million threshold.

Properties for Rent in Clapham Junction

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Schools in Clapham Junction

Parents need to be on the ball when it comes to securing a spot for their children; many schools in Battersea alone are over subscribed. Living within walking distance of a school you have your eye on can be a real bonus in the acceptance stakes. Honeywell and Belleville are the two most sought after primary schools in SW11, with Thomas’s and Emanuel very popular for children moving on to secondary schools. There are also a number of grammar and independent schools in the area.

Clapham Junction Transport Links

Boasting the busiest train station in the UK, residents are excellently connected to London and practically any corner of Britain they choose. Clapham Junction, however, only benefits from having an underground service. The nearest option for commuters is two miles away at Clapham Common and, with an endless array of bus routes; this does not prove a problem.