Westminster Victoria & Pimlico Property & Area
The city of Westminster is one of London’s largest boroughs and Victoria and Pimlico are located within Westminster. It is a popular area with those looking for commercial real estate investment because of the area’s proximity to London’s major transport links, parks, historic landmarks and shopping areas. There are also opportunities for residential property development.
Local character and style
Victoria is predominantly a commercial area with a number of large Victorian mansion blocks, small period houses and white stucco properties. In recent years the local authority has actively encouraged residential property development and there are a number of blocks built within the past 10-15 years. Pimlico is mainly residential with period properties, some with attractive garden squares.
These include Warwick Square, Eccleston Square, Gloucester Street and Vincent Square
Victoria Street is a major thoroughfare with Parliament Square and Westminster Abbey at one end. Victoria boasts major shops, restaurants and theatres. Pimlico is quieter but with plenty of restaurants, shops and cafés. Hyde Park, St James’s Park and Green Park are nearby.
Key public transport
Victoria, District and Circle tube lines. Victoria main line station.
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