Located in the far eastern area of the City of Westminster, Covent Garden is surrounded by Holborn, Kingsway, the Strand and Charing Cross Road.
Some call it the ‘beating heart of the Capital’. At its centre is the lively Piazza, buzzing with colourful street life - live acts, magicians and artists. The area is now home to a host of chic shops and entertainment facilities, theatres and cuisine of every kind, so with a Covent Garden property you’re in the middle of all the action this exciting district has to offer.
Covent Garden Property
When it comes to buying or renting an apartment in Covent Garden, our estate agents will highlight the amazing amount of choice, - from modern, purpose built one-bedroom flats to three bedroom apartments located in trendy converted warehouses, and some in stunning listed buildings.
Although houses do not come on the market as frequently, you will find a range of unique properties, such as the two-bedroom houses in Bull Court arranged over six floors. Popular streets include Shaftesbury Avenue and Drury Lane and, of course, property in the bustling St Giles Piazza always attracts a lot of attention.
Several heritage buildings are becoming homes in the listed colonnade market. Covent Garden has plans to go more upmarket too. The changes include a luxury retail quarter around King Street and fashionable new restaurants.
Covent Garden Buyers and Residents
For years, property in Covent Garden has attracted those connected to the arts and entertainment, - the famous and infamous alike. Whether you’re especially interested in the arts or you simply want to make a home here, for all the advantages of a West London location, Covent Garden estate agents are sure to find exactly what you’re looking for.
People move to Covent Garden for it’s vibrancy, quirkiness and sense of community. There's a 24-hour cosmopolitan culture here with everything you could possibly need, right on your doorstep.
Covent Garden, with the postcode WC2, falls within the London boroughs of Westminster and Camden.
Top 5 Reasons to Live in Covent Garden
- Ideal if you're looking for a lively corner of London with character and charm.
- Covent Garden is home to the Royal Opera House, with numerous theatres on your door step.
- Enjoy a wide range of independent, boutique shops selling everything from novelty items to shoes and clothes, with the option for high street shopping in Oxford Street minutes away.
- Excellent transport links - 6 tube stations within a 15 minute walk, makes it very easy to get around for work, shopping and meeting friends.