About Between the Commons

Nestled between Wandsworth Common and Clapham Common is an area that goes either by ‘Between the Commons’ or ‘Nappy Valley’. Northcote Road is the main artery that features a great amount of shops and restaurants for all ages, with quiet residential streets that intersect. Often you will find many young families in the area, hence the term ‘Nappy Valley’.


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Local Amenities

There is a varietal mix of independent and well known shops down Northcote Road, and these are supported by a plethora of restaurants and cafes. The Northcote Pub has been a firm favourite in the area for years, taking centre stage between the commons.



Between the Commons is home to a number of schools, providing education for children from nursery age to secondary. Some of the schools in and around the area include:

Thomas’ Battersea

Bellevue Primary School

Belleville Wix Academy




Clapham Junction train station is just north of the area, with trains that run into central London or even out of the city itself. There are a variety of local bus routes passing through the area such as Shoreditch (35), Waterloo (77) and Victoria (44).


Living 'Between the Commons'

Whether you are looking to rent or buy, Battersea is an excellent choice for its green open spaces and great transport links. 

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