Clapham is a lively area in South West London, home to a number of office premises, housing a wide range of businesses. There is a mix of Queen Anne, Regency and Georgian houses remaining in the Old Town and around Clapham Common, many containing converted office suites.
Clapham Common is one of the biggest green spaces in London, totalling 220 acres and featuring a Victorian bandstand, three ponds and an avenue of plane trees along Long Road. With great bars and restaurants, plenty of open spaces and great transport links to central London, companies from a wide range of industries are drawn to office space in the area.
Office Space in Clapham
Much of the commercial office space in Clapham is in dedicated business centres offering serviced coworking space, studios, workshops and self-contained office units. Offices are well-equipped with manned reception, maintenance support, air conditioning, meeting rooms and break-out areas. Rents are affordable, making the area ideal for SMEs and start-ups, as well as larger businesses.
Clapham offers good transport links, connecting companies renting office space in the area with the rest of London. Clapham has an extensive bus route network, connecting with much of central and South London. There are two Overground stations, Clapham High Street and Wandsworth Road, which connect with Clapham Junction on the West London Line, London Victoria and London Waterloo. Three underground stations, Clapham North, Clapham Common and Clapham South, are on the Northern line.
Shopping and Restaurants
Clapham town is home to a cinema, restaurants and weekly food market on Venn Street and Clapham Leisure Centre. Nightingale Lane is the place to go for the more diverse, independent traders, whilst Clapham High Street and Abbeville Road in Clapham South have a wider range of high street shops, convenience stores, coffee shops and high street names.
The huge Westfield Shopping Centre is within easy reach and offers a plethora of department stores, brand names and luxury fashion boutiques. Southside Shopping Centre is in Wandsworth, located just a short distance away.
Clapham Old Town is rich with pubs, cafes, wine bars and restaurants including the Michelin starred Trinity Restaurant, Tsunami, Minnow, Counter Culture and The Dairy.