A neighbourhood popular with young families and couples

Area Guide For Battersea

Battersea has seen a lot of changes over time, moving from an agricultural region to an industrial area and is now a popular residential neighbourhood. Today Battersea, also called ‘Nappy Valley’, houses one of the highest numbers of young families in the whole of Europe.



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  • The Neighbors

    Lots of housing options with a mix of modern and Victorian architecture.

  • Ideal for

    Young families and professionals.

  • Deal Sealer

    Northcote Road.

  • Not for

    People looking for a posh neighbourhood.

  • You will Like

    Green spaces mixed with an industrial feel.

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Estimated Price: £871,087
Average Asking Price: £1,014,070
Price change in last one year: £95,399
Average Price Paid: £607,798
Average Rent Rates: £2,677


Property Prices Breakdown in Battersea

Average Price for property in Battersea is around £871,087 which varies based on type of property you are interested in and ranges from £1,992,442 for detached house to around £1,450,889 for semi-detached. Similarly terraced house is around £1,261,151 and a flat is worth £659,679. Values have been changing and have risen £1,378 in last 3 months alone. Similar historical trend can be observed in price changes e.g. prices changed £3,849 in last 6 months, £95,399 in last 1 year, £171,773 in last 2 years, £230,361 in last 3 years, £263,031 in last 4 years and £265,062 in last 5 years.

Currently average asking price of a property in Battersea is around £1,014,070 based on approximately 1,149 properties for sale. Same is the case with rental options based on 754 properties up for rent, average asking rent is around £2,677 per month.

Estimated property value in Battersea is £871,087. Average asking price is £1,014,070 while average price paid is £773,996 which is up by £95,399 and Avg. asking rent £2,677.Based on an Online Survey

Buyers are willing to pay high dollar prices to grab these properties because of the recent trend in real estate investment especially in Battersea area. In last 1 year alone average price buyer paid is around £773,996 based on approximately 1,149 sales in Battersea area alone. If you compare it to last 3 years sales of 4,018 properties where buyers paid around £651,706. It has been same for some time now for e.g. if you take an average of amount paid in last 5 years, it comes to around £607,798 for 6,738 and average amount paid for purchase of approx. 9,068 properties sold in last 7 years comes to about £575,228 per sale.


Properties For Sale in Battersea


Breakdown of asking prices for homes of different sizes show that price varies clearly based on no of bedrooms and type of house. Asking price for a house with 1 bedroom is around £702,436, £990,476 for a 2 bedroom house, £1,492,051 for a 3 bedroom house, £1,397,317 for a 4 bedroom house and £2,149,615 for a 5 bedroom house. For a flat similarly the prices varies from £520,650 for a single bedroom to £801,745 for a 2 bedroom Flat. Same is the case with 3 bedroom flat £1,160,598, £3,022,500 for a 4 bedroom flat and £4,747,500 for a 5 bedroom flat. To sum up the asking prices for properties in Battersea it comes to around average £538,829 for 1 bedroom property, £830,210 for 2 bedroom, £1,270,288 for 3 bedroom, £1,696,693 for 4 bedroom and £2,335,179 for a 5 bedroom property.

Rent per calendar month varies similarly based on type and size of the house. If you look at the rents per month for houses alone it can vary from £1,413 for 1 bedroom to £2,408 for 2 bedrooms, £3,405 for 3 bedrooms, £3,529 for 4 bedrooms and £5,220 for 5 bedrooms house. But if you are interested in renting a 1 bedroom flat then rent per month can be around £1,685. As the no. of bedroom increase so will the rent e.g. for a 2 bedroom flat it will be around £2,323, £3,462 for 3 bedroom, £11,746 for 4 bedroom and around £12,883 for 5 bedroom flat. You should be generally be expecting around average £1,673 rent per month for single bedroom property, £2,329 for 2 bedroom, £3,442 for 3 bedroom, £6,586 for 4 bedroom and approximately £7,614 for a 5 bedroom property in Battersea area.

Popular Houses in Battersea

Disclaimer : Location real estate estimates and values are based on House price index background data and Sales data provided by United Kingdom Land registry Records available as public records from their website. This information is updated monthly on our website and may not reflect all public transactions. This information is based on estimated calculation generated from our developed algorithms. We are striving to make this information as accurate and useful as possible. This data covers the transactions received at Land Registry in the period 1/1/1995 to 9/1/2014. © Crown copyright 2014. Data produced by Land Registry © Crown copyright 2014.

Sold Properties in Battersea

Sum it all up

 The Good

-Greenery and Parks
 -Comparatively cheaper housing
-Transport links
-Access to Northcote Market
-Near River Thames
-Lots of Youngsters

 Best For

-Young Professionals
-Families and Couples

 The Bad

-Some rundown areas
-Drug dealing and instances of crime

Transportation in Battersea

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