Hampstead is synonymous with the arts. Be it musicians, literary groups, intellectuals and famously liberals. Museums include Fenton House, Freud Museum and Keats House Museum. On the stage Hampstead Theatre is famed for producing new writing talent. Hampstead Heath is one of London's most popular outdoor spots with three swimming ponds, plenty of sports and recreational activities along with an army of dog walkers.
Hampstead has some of the most expensive properties in London. A mansion on The Bishops Avenue - nicknamed "Billionaires' Row" was sold for a record £50m.