About Shepherd’s Bush
Shepherd’s Bush is a district of West London, located within the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham. Shepherd’s Bush is primarily a residential area, but is also a popular shopping destination, being home to one of London’s Westfield shopping centres.
Our estate agents love Shepherd’s Bush for its bustling bars and exciting music venue. If you want to put down roots in an area that has plenty of things to do as well as excellent travel links and outstanding schooling, then Shepherd’s Bush is one for the shortlist.
Travel Links in Shepherd’s Bush
Shepherd’s Bush is a major transport interchange. There are five London Underground stations in the area, these are served by the Central, Hammersmith & City and District Lines, all stations are in London fare zone 2. Shepherd’s Bush railway station is also served by National Rail trains offering connections to outer London and Buckinghamshire.
Key road routes through Shepherd’s Bush include the A219 which runs northbound to White City and Southbound to Putney and the A402 which runs westbound to Chiswick and eastbound to Notting Hill Gate.
Shepherd’s Bush Local’s Tips
Shepherd’s Bush is vibrant and lively day and night. One of the area’s biggest selling points is its selection of music venues, for example, Shepherd’s Bush Empire and Bush Hall, the latter of which is a surviving dance hall a publisher built for his daughter in 1904.
Uxbridge Road is always worth a wander, this is a cultural hotspot with an authentic edge. Head to The Princes Victoria, a restored Victorian watering hole, for a huge selection of gin. Chase your G&T with a visit to the Jamaican takeaway Ochi, past patrons of which include Amy Winehouse and Rihanna.