Brockley has evolved in the past few years. Home to the grand Rivoli Ballroom, productions such as BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing and the iconic film, The Muppets, have both been filmed here. Host to Brockley Max Festival every summer, this area celebrates the local talent on offer. With a village like atmosphere in south London, Brockley's community driven society is the perfect blend between a greener environment and the city.
Our Dexters Estate Agents in Brockley are local property experts who can help find you and your family the perfect home. Here are some helpful guides on everything you need to know about living in this popular neighbourhood:
Brockley has everything from quirky cafés and artisan bakeries to independent stores and restaurants. The award winning Brockley Market has an array of seasonal street food and locally sourced produce, located in Lewisham College car park every Saturday morning. Offering, delightful scenery, Blythe Hill Fields is a beautiful park with views of the city. Children’s playgrounds and walking paths are inside this excellent green space.
Brockley is also home to a number of schools, providing education for children from nursery age to secondary school. Some of the schools in the Brockley area include
Chelwood Nursery School
Beecroft Garden Primary School
St Mary Magdalen's Catholic Primary School
Brockley is well connected to the rest of London. Conveniently situated in Zone 2, Brockley’s Overground station has trains to Shoreditch High Street and Highbury and Islington. The mainline service also takes you to London Bridge within 10 minutes.
Living in Brockley
Whether you are looking to rent or buy, Brockley has plenty of streets with large, detached early Victorian and Edwardian properties. With a variety of gothic cottages, or if that is not your style, new builds and flats are also available; Brockley has a wide range of homes.
Contact your local experts at Dexters Brockley Estate Agents who will be more than happy to help you find the perfect property.