Elegant retirement living in Hampton Wick
Residents of Hampton Wick count themselves fortunate to have all the benefits of village life, while still within easy reach of the world-famous shopping and culture of the West End.
For all you need day-to-day there’s a range of local shops, a Post Office as well as the variety of nearby Kingston High Street. On the doorstep are the open, green spaces of Home Park and Bushy Park, as well as historic Hampton Court Palace, local theatres, golf clubs, health clubs, restaurants and cafes.
Entertainment and leisure
As well as endless scenic walks, the Hampton Wick area offers a multitude of sports clubs, with golf, tennis and bowling all on offer locally. Nearby Strawberry Hill Golf Course is a challenging 9-hole course with a renowned social scene. Or for tennis, swimming and a fully equipped gym, consider The Lensbury, a leisure club and spa nestled in a beautiful spot on the banks of the Thames, less than a mile from Mulberry Court.
The river, with its bustling sailing clubs, peaceful waterfront views and historic locks, shapes the character of this beautiful part of the capital. Walk the north bank path towards Hampton Court Palace, or follow the south bank path towards Teddington, to enjoy the foliage and wildlife changing through the seasons. Explore further afield on the Thames Path to take in historic sites including Marble Hill and Ham House.
Local outdoor spaces on your doorstep
Easy access to some of London’s most spectacular open spaces is among Hampton Wick’s greatest assets. A ten-minute stroll from Mulberry Court brings you to Bushy Park where you’ll find over 1000 acres of grassland and waterways, herds of wild deer, the Chestnut Avenue designed by Christopher Wren, and the river walk to Hampton Court Palace. Further afield, with a ten-minute drive, you can explore Richmond Park.
Cycling is very popular in the area, with plenty of routes in the local parks plus ongoing investment of Go Cycle to link local areas safely.
Major motorways (M25, M3 and M4) are easily reached by car, a is Heathrow and Gatwick.