3 bed Detached house (for sale) Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8

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John D Wood & Co. - Kensington Sales
162 Kensington Church Street, London
020 3641 8202
First Published

4th Sep 2015

Last Published

7th Aug 2020



  • Type: Detached house
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Listing status: sale
  • Country: England


This five bedroom house is located on Kensington Square which is just off Kensington High Street. The house’s original features include a wonderful 39ft first floor drawing room overlooking the square gardens and an elegant curved central stairway.

Built in 1690 but restored in 2004, this Georgian house retains many of its original features such as the pine floor boards, chimney pieces and fireplaces. 43 Kensington Square was constructed in 1690 and early occupants included Diplomats, Politicians and Courtiers to Kensington Palace.

The restaurants, shops and transport facilities of High Street Kensington (Circle & District lines) together with the open spaces of Holland Park and Kensington Palace Gardens are also close by.

Front Garden

Beautiful front garden with space for table and chairs. Mature wisteriasin the front of the house.

Ground Floor

Entrance Hall

Wide hallway with marble tiling, wall mirror, ornate cornicing and tiled style wall. The hall has room for furniture. Steps down to coat area with hanging rail.

Dining Room

Double window with shutters overlooking the gardens of Kensington Square. Wooden floor throughout, a working fire place, cornicing and two radiators.


Double doors through to the kitchen. Wood wall and base units. Centre island with sink, part granite part wood surface with cupboards beneath. Shelving and storage. Tiled flooring. Siemens dishwasher. Twin Siemens oven, 4 ring Neff electric hob and Gaggenau extractor fan. Double fridge/freezer. Breakfast area with French doors onto…


An iron balcony with mirror against the outer wall.

Utility Room

Area for washing machine, dryer and cupboard house electrical circuit. Door leading…

Cloakroom 1

WC, corner hand basin with mirror above and a radiator.


Wood floor, shelving. Floor to ceiling French window and a radiator.

First Floor

Reception Room

A dual aspect room with double doors. Three windows to the front overlooking gardens and window to the rear. Wood floor throughout. High skirting boards. This room has three sections, formal area, family area and music area with cabinet housing Mini fridge, glasses and books.

Cloakroom 2

WC, hand basin with storage below, large mirror. Marble surface, towel railing, book shelves.

Second Floor

Master Bedroom

A large imposing room with wood flooring and two windows overlooking the gardens, a fireplace and a walk- through dressing room with seven double cupboards with hanging and shelving space.

Ensuite Bathroom 1

Tiled throughout, corner circular glass cubicle shower with rainforest shower head, mixer tap. WC, bidet, bath with mixer tap and hand held shower unit. Double wash basin beneath. Radiator combining towel railing. Marble shelving, TV attached to wall. Shutters and wall mirrors.

Third Floor

Bedroom 2

Overlooking the garden two windows, decorative fire place Built-in cupboard. Two radiators. Door leading to…

Ensuite Bathroom

Tiled floor, wash basin with mixer tap, WC, towel railing, bath with hand held shower attachment. Shaving socket.

Bedroom 3

A bright double bedroom with two built-in double cupboard with hanging and shelving. Door leading to…

Ensuite Bathroom 2

Tiled. Wash basin with storage below and marble top. Towel rail. Bath with hand held shower attachment. Cupboard housing water tank. Radiator.

Lower Ground Floor

Cinema Room / Bedroom 4

Wood floor, sound system. Made as a self contained flat with its own entrance.

Kitchenette / Study

Siemens kitchenette with wine cooler. Black granite surface and cupboard unit. Cupboard housing boiler and pump. French window leading onto...


A paved terrace with a mirror on the back wall and potted mature plants.

Ensuite Bathroom

Marble walls and floor. Wash basin, bidet, WC, bath, window. Radiator, built-in shelving.

Steam Room / Spa Area

With glass door into a beautiful spa with stone surround with mood lights. Jacuzzi and hand held shower unit. WC enclosed with glass door. Shower with mood lights. Hand basin with mixer tap.


Local info for W8

Floor plan


Property Value Data/Graphs for W8

Property Type % Avg. current value Avg. # beds Avg. # bathrooms
Flat 67.2% £1,919,915 2.2 1.7
Terraced house 11.4% £5,722,170 4.4 3.5
Maisonette 5.4% £2,508,200 2.8 2
Other 5.2% £4,267,500 3.8 1.8
Studio 5.2% £602,292 0 0.8
Detached house 1.7% £11,706,250 5.9 5.5
End terrace house 1.3% £4,841,667 3.7 2.7
Mews house 1.1% £2,436,000 2.8 2.2
Town house 0.6% £4,983,333 3.7 4
Semi-detached house 0.6% £8,350,000 5 4.3
Parking/garage 0.2% £100,000 0 0
Block of flats 0.2% £16,000,000 11 0

Area Information

Average Price Paid




Current Average Value


Value Change

£9,852 0.4%


Current Asking Prices in W8 Average: £2,735,555

Property Type 1 Bed 2 Beds 3 Beds 4 Beds 5 Beds
Houses £425,000 (1) £2,163,333 (6) £2,655,435 (23) £4,960,938 (32) £6,932,609 (23)
Flats £775,799 (75) £1,447,345 (138) £2,742,715 (81) £3,676,710 (38) £15,747,500 (2)
All £771,184 (76) £1,477,178 (144) £2,723,413 (104) £4,263,786 (70) £7,637,800 (25)

Nearby Properties

6 bed () Queen Annes Gate, London SW1H £41,500,000
7 bed Terraced house () Ilchester Place, Holland Park, London W14 £35,000,000
3 bed Flat () Knightsbridge, London SW1X £30,000,000
8 bed () Princes Gate, London SW7 £30,000,000
10 bed Detached house () Upper Phillimore Gardens, London W8 £29,950,000
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