A little bit of history
The Grade II listed Chelsea Bridge that spans the Thames was originally called Victoria Bridge.
Need to know
Ian Flemming, Sir Sean Connery and Sir Roger Moore have all lived in Belgravia.
The world famous Harrods offers six floors and 330 departments to explore, selling everything from pet accessories to gold bars. The area is also home to the Harvey Nichols department store, as well as many leading designer fashion stores.
Head to Chelsea Green for delicious fish from The Chelsea Fishmonger and fresh fruit and vegetables from Andreas. Haynes Hanson & Clarke on Elystan Street is an excellent wine merchants and the Farmer Brothers run a helpful hardware store.
For gifts and beautiful homeware, The Conran Shop on Sloane Avenue is a must.
OUR AREA IS ALSO WELL-KNOWN FOR ITS SHARED PRIVATE GARDENS A REAL DRAW OF SOME OF THE HOMES IN THE NEIGHBOURHOOD.