Shad Thames

Estate Agents in Shad Thames, SE1

Alex Neil have acted as Estate Agents in Shad Thames, SE1 for over 35 years and are one of the most experienced in the area. Shad Thames is a small and historic street in Bermondsey adjacent to the River Thames and one of London’s most iconic landmarks, Tower Bridge. Within the London Borough of Southwark, Shad Thames is widely recognised as the informal name of the immediate area surrounding the street itself.

Redevelopment of Shad Thames and the surrounding buildings in the 80’s and 90’s transformed the stature of the area, leading to the wider Bermondsey area winning multiple best place to live in London awards. Businesses and people were encouraged back to the area and many of the warehouses surrounding Butlers Wharf were converted into the bars, restaurants, shops and luxury flats we see in Shad Thames today.

Shad Thames is a very popular area to make a home, there are eye-catching overhead and interlinking walkways between residential, retail and restaurant buildings. Many of the warehouses are named after the imported goods which used to be stored in them, spices and teas etc. Cayenne Court, Wheat Wharf, Tea Trade Wharf name but a few of them.

Queen Elizabeth Street runs parallel to Tooley Street and within the former is the very distinctive blue in colour development named The Circle, outside which is a statue “Jacob the Circle dray horse. Nearby St Saviours Dock lies between Mill Street and Shad Thames and is overlooked by New Concordia Wharf, St Saviours Dock Footbridge allows pedestrians to cross alighting near Butlers Wharf.

Close to well-connected Tower Bridge, the City of London is just over a mile away, and accessible on foot, or by private or public transport. London Bridge Station is just over half a mile away and in Zone 1and offers mainline rail services, there are also Northern and Jubilee line underground services, commuting options are plentiful.

Exclusive riverside apartments, warehouse conversions coupled with iconic and historic architecture, an abundance of famous landmarks, a plethora of dining options, varied property styles to suit many budgets make Shad Thames very desirable.

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Nearby areas that you could consider are Bermondsey, Rotherhithe, Surrey Quays and north of the river Wapping and Limehouse.


Tenant Information

Refundable Holding deposit - 1 weeks rent

Security Deposit 5 weeks rent for annual rental under £50,000, or 6 weeks rent for annual rental over £50,000

Rent - The agreed monthly rent

Changes to tenancy - £50 inc VAT

Early termination charge - Not exceeding the landlord’s financial losses

Late payment of rent Interest of 3% above BoE base rate for each day the rent is late, once it is 14 days overdue

Replacement keys - Reasonable costs

Utilities, council tax, communication services, TV Licence etc Tenants own responsibility unless otherwise stated

Client Money Protection Scheme Membership details Alex Neil are members of CMP (client money protect)

Property Redress Scheme Membership details: Alex Neil are members of The Property Ombudsman. Membership number N00018.