Around five miles away from the city centre, South Bermondsey is a vibrant south east London area. Home to Millwall Football Club, the football culture of this town creates a lively energy and a supportive community culture. With a range of properties, cosy pubs and vast green spaces, South Bermondsey has it all.
Our Dexters Estate Agents 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:
For food and drink, there are plenty of local cafes, pubs and restaurants. From Mexican to Caribbean, South Bermondsey has an assortment of cuisine options.
Southwark Park is less than a mile away from South Bermondsey. Designed by Alexander Mckenzie, this grand green space is an ideal location for a lunchtime picnic or Sunday walk. Offering a playground, duck pond, boating lake, cricket nets and a bowling green, there are a variety of activities.
There are also two galleries situated within Southwark Park. Both of these contemporary arts organisations are governed by a charitable company, further adding to the community's wholesome charm. Providing learning programmes and exhibitions, the galleries provide an abundance of creativity to explore.
South Bermondsey is also home to a number of ‘Outstanding’ Ofsted rated schools, offering education for children from primary to secondary school age. Examples include:
Galleywall Primary School
Ilderton Primary School
Harris Academy Bermondsey
St Michael’s Catholic College
Situated in Zone 2, South Bermondsey Southern railway station has services to London Bridge taking only five minutes. With Bermondsey nearby offering the Jubilee line tube service, accessing all areas of the city has never been easier.
Bus routes to and from Forest Hill are regular and include numbers 381 (to Waterloo), P12 (to Brockley Rise) and 381(to Peckham).
Living in South Bermondsey
Whether you are looking to rent or buy, South Bermondsey is an excellent choice for its diverse neighbourhood and great access to central London. Surrounded by period property conversions and new builds, there is a home for everyone.
Contact your local experts at Dexters Estate Agents who will be more than happy to help you find the perfect property.