Located in the borough of Wandsworth, Roehampton is right in the middle of impressive parkland and golf courses. A residential neighbourhood with 18th and 19th century architecture, Roehampton has had numerous famous residents including the likes of Emily Blunt, the Earl of Derby, Dennis Waterman and Peter Westbury. The area is close to the WWT London Wetlands Centre as well as Fulham Palace. Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum and Chelsea Football Club’s Stamford Bridge Stadium are within easy reach of Roehampton, as are Chiswick House and Queen Charlotte’s Cottage.
There are a number of offices and executive suites in Roehampton, which are home to the likes of financial service providers, architects, software development companies, advertising agencies, television studios, and property developers. There are also various others types of businesses that can be found across the area as well as the renowned University of Roehampton.
Entertainment And Dining Out
Roehampton offers a range of entertainment options. You will find theatres such as The Print Room and Finborough Theatre. Live music venues are within easy reach with O2’s Shepherds Bush Empire hosting gigs from popular bands. Roehampton has a number of eateries that serve a variety of food from different parts of the world. Annie’s is a great place for modern European food lovers, as is Treehouse. For those craving some traditional British pub-grub there is The Brown Dog, which offers great food in a modern, gastropub setting. Valentina brings Italy to the southwest of London, with some great cuisine available.
Roehampton is within easy reach of Richmond tube station, served by the district line, while Barnes and Barnes Bridge railway stations provide convenient links to overground rail lines and are just a short distance away. Road transport options are abundant, with a number of buses and taxis frequently passing through the area.