Lewisham is an up and coming neighbourhood in south east London. The London suburb has a large high street filled with many shops and restaurants. Once the home of writer and poet, Edith Nesbit, this area is occupied by creative communities. From new builds to Victorian villas, Lewisham has a variety of properties.
Our Dexters Estate Agents in Lewisham are local property experts who can help you find the perfect home for you and your family. Here are some helpful guides on everything you need to know about living in this popular neighbourhood:
Lewisham offers an assortment of cafes, restaurants, and shops, surrounded by diverse cultures and history. With weekend activities readily available, a short drive from Lewisham Hill, Horniman Museum and Gardens is the perfect place to spend a Saturday. Also located in the borough is Beckenham Place Park, an open green space which provides the perfect spot for a Sunday walk or picnic.
Home to Goldsmiths, University of London, Lewisham also has a number of ‘Outstanding’ and ‘Good’ rated schools for all ages. Great primary school options include Gordonbrock Primary School and Rathfren Primary School. For secondary education, St Matthew Academy is a wonderful choice. Some of the independent schools in the area include Heath House Preparatory School, St Dunstan’s College and Sydenham High School GDST.
Lewisham has excellent transport links with its mainline taking around 20 minutes to Charing Cross, and a DLR service which provides connections to Victoria, Canary Wharf and Bank. Accessing other parts of the city has never been easier.
Living in Lewisham
Whether you are looking to rent or buy, Lewisham is a superb choice for its culture and diversity. With a wide range of homes, it is an ideal location for anyone.
Contact your local experts at Dexters Lewisham Estate Agents who will be more than happy to help you find the perfect property.