The most expensive streets in Britain have been revealed and Kensington Palace Gardens has retained the top spot with an average property price of £35.6 million, according to Zoopla’s annual Rich List. The top 10 most expensive streets are all located in London.


Kensington Palace Gardens

Average Price £35.6 million


Often referred to as “Billionaires Row” due to the vast wealth of its residents, Kensington Palace Gardens is one of the most expensive residential streets in the world, with an average property price of £35.6 million.

Kensington Palace Gardens, built in the 1840s on part of the grounds of Kensington Palace,  still belongs to the Crown Estate. There are armed police officers at both ends of the street.

Kensington Palace, a stone’s throw away from the street, is home to several members of the Royal family including Prince William and Kate and Prince Harry and Meghan.

Kensington Palace
Kensington Palace is just a stone’s throw away from Kensington Palace Gardens

Grosvenor Crescent

Average Price £21.7 million


The second most expensive street in Britain is Grosvenor Crescent with an average house price of £21.7 million.

Located in the heart of London’s Belgravia, a stone’s throw away to both Knightsbridge and Hyde Park and a short walk from Buckingham Palace, Grosvenor Crescent is made up of 28 houses and flats.

The Grade II-listed properties are thought to have been built between 1837 and 1860 and is home to the Belgium Embassy.

4 bedroom mews for sale £17,500,000

Grosvenor Crescent Mews, Belgravia, Knightsbridge, London, SW1X

This property, marketed by Jeremy Davidson Property Consultants, is a newly built property of approximately  4779 sq ft arranged over 4 floors only, all served by a bespoke glass lift, situated in the only private, gated and concierged mews in Belgravia.

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Courtenay Avenue

Average Price £21 million


The third most expensive street in the UK with average property values of just over £21 million. Courtenay Avenue is one of a few private, gated roads in London. The street enjoys 24 hour security and is located off Hampstead Lane in the heart of Kenwood, very close to The Bishop’s Avenue and Hampstead Heath. London’s West End is approximately 3.5 miles away.

Six bedroom house on Courtenay Avenue
This 5395 sq ft six bedroom house on Courtenay Avenue is for sale for £8.65 million via Savills

Top 10 most expensive streets in Britain

Rank Street Name Area Average Property Value
1 Kensington Palace Gardens (W8) London £35,647,605
2 Grosvenor Crescent (SW1X) London £21,738,111
3 Courtenay Avenue (N6) London £21,054,602
4 The Boltons (SW10) London £19,252,295
5 Ilchester Place (W14) London £15,235,846
6 Compton Avenue (N6) London £13,599,140
7 Albemarle Street (W1S) London £11,906,934
8 Cottesmore Gardens (W8) London £11,869,602
9 Frognal Way (NW3) London £11,627,793
10 Manresa Road (SW3) London £11,271,556

 

Top 10 most expensive streets outside London

Rank Street Name Area Average Property Value
1 Montrose Gardens, Leatherhead (KT22) Surrey £5.9m
2 Phillippines Shaw, Sevenoaks (TN14) Kent £4.1m
3 Robins Nest Hill, Hertford (SG13) Hertfordshire £3.8m
4 Dock Lane, Brockenhurst (SO42) Hampshire £3.3m
5 Broadway, Altrincham (WA15) Greater Manchester £2.9m
6 Whitebarn Road, Alderley Edge (SK9) Cheshire £2.8m
7 Mope Lane, Witham (CM8) Essex £2.7m
8 Lovelace Avenue, Solihull (B91) West Midlands £2.2m
9 The Ridgeway, Leicester (LE7) Leicestershire £1.9m
10 Bennett Road, Salcombe (TQ8) Devon £1.8m

 


Montrose Gardens, Surrey

Average Price £5.9 million


This luxurious newly built home extends to over 12,700 sq ft, comes with 6 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, 6 reception rooms and a swimming pool. The property in Montrose Gardens  sold for £4.9 million in September 2017.

Most expensive road in the North West

Broadway in Hale
Broadway is the 5th most expensive street outside London and the most expensive in the North West

Located one of the most exclusive roads in the North West, Broadway is a quiet, private road in the leafy suburb of Hale.

An average house on Broadway will cost you £2.9 million, more than any other road in the North West.

What do you get for £2.9 million on Broadway?


In January 2016, this four-bedroom house with four en-suites, indoor swimming pool and sauna sold for £2,870,000. With rising property prices since 2016, the current value of this home is quite possibly over the £3 million mark.

The property has four main reception rooms, a state of the art kitchen, four complete bedroom suites, indoor swimming pool, pool changing and sauna. in addition, the property comes with beautiful landscaped gardens and a gated, sweeping driveway.