UK's most expensive street revealed

1 June 2011

The most expensive street in the United Kingdom has been revealed as Kensington Palace Gardens in central London. On this road the average property sells for an incredible £19.2m!

When compared to the national average house price of £205,985 the properties on Kensington Palace Gardens are 93 times more expensive. Famous residents of the street include Simon Cowell, Madonna and Nigella Lawson. Other notable neighbours include Brunei royalty and Britain's richest man, Lakshmi Mittal.

There are 5,922 streets in the UK where the average property now has crossed the £1m mark, with almost half of these found in London. Guildford and Surrey came second and third respectively, partly due to their proximity and easy access links to London. All ten of the most expensive streets, and 90% of the most expensive postal areas are in London.

Think that Kensington might be the right place for you? Take a look at our list of properties in the surrounding area to see if we've got your dream property available to view.


*Most expensive streets compiled by Zoopla.

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