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Properties to rent in Elephant and Castle, SE1

Elephant and Castle is an important junction in South London which gave its name to the surrounding neighborhood.

It is often said that the origin of the name comes from the marriage of King Edward I of England and Eleanor of Castile in 1254. As the Londoners would have had some difficulty in pronouncing the word "Infanta de Castille" to refer to their Queen, where the deformation that would have followed in "Elephant and Castle." However, it is thought the name , Elefant and Castle, might also have come from a pub bearing the same name in the 17th century.

Prices are very affordable in Elephant and Castle, especially considering it is located in zone 1. The area is pretty much build up, has many tower blocks and housing estates and does not really have a community feel to it (or a high street). Crime in the area is also above average and it has few green areas. If the latter does not bother you, than you would find affordable accommodation within walking distance of Westminster.


Average and median rental prices in Elephant and Castle (last 6 months)

Average rental prices in Elephant and Castle over the last 12 months

Median rental prices in Elephant and Castle over the last 12 months

Property price distribution in Elephant and Castle

The table below shows price distribution by property types in Elephant and Castle.

£200 or less £200 to £400 £400 to £650 £650 to £1,100 £1,100 to £1,600 £1,600 to £2,300 £2,300 to £3,500 £3,500 or more
Studios 0% 0% 0% 100% 0% 0% 0% 0%
One beds 0% 0% 0% 70% 0% 0% 30% 0%
Two beds 0% 0% 0% 26% 0% 0% 74% 0%
Three beds 0% 35% 0% 0% 0% 0% 65% 0%
Four beds 0% 54% 0% 0% 0% 0% 46% 0%
Five beds

Property types distribution in Elephant and Castle

Property minima and maxima (p.c.w.) in Elephant and Castle

This graph shows the least and most expensive rental prices per property size in Elephant and Castle.

Top lettings agents property rental prices in Elephant and Castle

Based on the last 6 months. Prices per week.

Lettings Agent Studios 1 beds 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Atkinson McLeod £235 £306 £377 £431 £692 -
Black Katz £270 £355 £383 £470 £701 -
Gordon & Co £343 £399 £506 £770 - -
Kinleigh Folkard & Hayward (K.F.H) £248 £342 £438 £616 - -
Knight Frank - £402 £506 £786 £850 -
Winkworth £260 £341 £404 £538 £658 -

Alberta St Amelia St Austral St Balfour St Bath Terrace Blackfriars Rd Borough Rd
Brandon St Brook Drive Browning St Burbage Close Canterbury Pl Charleston St Chatteris Way
Chester Way Churchyard Row Cole St Cooper Close Cotham St Crampton St Deacon St
Deverell St Dumain Court Elephant Rd Elliott's Row Falmouth Rd Garden Row Gaywood St
George Mathers Rd Gerridge St Gilbert Rd Gladstone St Great Dover St Great Suffolk St Hampton St
Harper Rd Hayles St Henshaw St Heygate St Iliffe St John Maurice Close Kennings Way
Kennington Ln Kennington Park Rd Larcom St London Rd Marlborough Close Meadow Row Merrick Square
Morecambe St New Paragon Walk Newington Causeway Oakden St Opal St Orb St Peacock St
Penton Pl Pilton Pl Reedworth St Renfrew Rd Rockingham St Rodney Rd Saint Gabriel Walk
Saint George's Circus Saint George's Rd Saint Mary's Gardens Sayer St Scovell Rd Seaton Close Southwark Bridge Rd
Spurgeon St Steedman St Swan St Tabard St Tiverton St Trinity Church Square Trinity St
Victory Pl Walcot Square Waleorde Rd Walworth Rd Wansey St Waterloo Rd Webber Row
Wesley Close West Square Wincott St