Lovely house in the heights of Crystal Palace with a view of London Skyline

We have lived around Crystal Palace for the last 15 years and we love it. We are a family of 4 with two youngish children (Age 8 and 5). We love arts, sports and food and the house suits those that enjoy any of the three.

We have lived in Asia, Australia, US and travel extensively. We are both professional working in London. We love our place and respect other peoples home.

House has 3 floors and a terraced read garden with a gazebo, trampoline, and a lovely BBQ area. It also has a driveway and a front garden.

Ground Floor: It has a double reception room with wooden floors and a fireplace. It leads to a south facing terraced garden. It also furnishes a kitchen and a dining room which leads to the garden and BBQ area. Kitchen is modern with all the necessary appliances. There is a washroom and a laundry with a washing machine and a dryer.

First Floor has 3 rooms. Room 1 is a children bedroom with twin bed, lots of toys). room 2 is a guest room with a single bed, a study table. 3rd room is an entertainment room (can sleep two additional people) and a family bathroom with a Japanese bath.

2nd Floor is one big master bedroom with en-suite, high church like ceiling, sunroof over looking the garden and the nearby woods.

The entire house is clean with wooden floor, minimalist with only necessary furniture and technologically up to date.

About the location

Crystal Palace has lots of parks and nearby woods for walking or running. Central London is a 25 minutes train ride (Victoria or London Bridge) or 40 mins cycle (cruising through the normal dedicated Cycleway). You can also catch a bus to central London which takes around 40 mins.

Nearby area has outdoor pools (Brockwell Lido and Beckenham Place Park Lido), lots of parks and woods, Hornimann museum, Dulwich picture gallery etc. Crystal Palace has lots of independent shops for eating, cafes or grocery shopping.. Its a mecca for vegans with two amazing vegan cafe's. There is a Saturday's farmers market.

Crystal palace is also gateaway to Kent/Surrey countryside. If you are into cycling, you can hit the bridleways or country roads within 10 miles.

Type of swap

  • Home Exchange

Conditions of exchange

  • Non smokers only
  • Pets welcome
  • Children welcome

Crystal Palace (HE40614)

London,   England

  • 4 bed   (sleeps 7) 3 bath

Preferred destinations

  • Open to offers
Anywhere sunny

Dates available

April 2022 - April 2022
July 2022 - August 2022

Swap duration: 1 - 2 weeks

Meet the member

Adults: 2      Children: 2

Membership expiry date: 13 Jan 2023