Kentish Town

New homes hotspots along the Northern line

In the second part of our series looking at housing opportunities along London's Tube network, we take the Northern line through the heart of the capital and into south London.

Kentish Town: new homes

New homes are being built close to Kentish Town West station, as well as some New Orleans-inspired houses and offices off Highgate Road.

Tufnell Park spotlight

Near Hampstead Heath yet handy for the West End, this area attracts politicians, actors and bankers

Kentish Town spotlight

Our property expert Sara McConnell finds Kentish Town is increasingly popular with families looking for more space

Natural charm

Writer Harry Mount reveals why he loves unpretentious Kentish Town, where a torrid snog is more likely than a ‘mwah-mwah’ kiss

The discreet charm of NW5

There is life beyond Kentish Town Road – streets of fine Victorian houses that are much cheaper than in nearby areas