About Nunhead

The south east London neighbourhood of Nunhead is four miles away from Charing Cross. Village living amidst the city life well describes the inner city suburb of Nunhead. The residential area of Nunhead offers an assortment of local restaurants, trendy pubs and independent shops.


Our Dexters Estate Agents in Nunhead 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:


Local Amenities

In the centre, Nunhead Green is a charming area, ideal for taking a break after grabbing a coffee from the baristas at Goodcup. Also along this parade of shops, BYO is an eco-friendly and organic supermarket that provides sustainable grocery choices for all your household needs. Reduce your environmental footprint and do your food shop here.


The Victorian built Nunhead Cemetery is one of the ‘Magnificent Seven’ cemeteries of London. The now beautiful nature reserve is a grand and peaceful space. The perfect spot to take a walk and admire the gothic architecture these grounds offer.



Nunhead is also home to a number of schools, providing education for children from nursery age to secondary. Some of the schools in the Nunhead area include:

Chelwood Nursery School

Rye Oak Primary School

Hollydale Primary School

St Thomas the Apostle College



Situated in Zone 2, Nunhead has Southeastern and Thameslink train lines. Accessing central London has never been easier with services to Victoria and Blackfriars taking only 18 minutes.


There are a variety of regular bus routes to and from Nunhead, including the 78 to Shoreditch, and the P12 to Surrey Quays and Brockley Rise.


Living in Nunhead

Whether you are looking to rent or buy, Nunhead has Georgian, Victorian and Edwardian homes. With a range of flats on offer also, there is a variety of properties to suit everyone.. From eating out to weekend walks, this area has everything you need.

Contact your local experts at Dexters Nunhead Estate Agents who will be more than happy to help you find the perfect property.

How much is your home worth?

Our local office network

Dexters Blackheath

1 Stratheden Road,
London, SE3 7SX

Dexters Lee

430 Lee High Road,
London, SE12 8RW

Dexters Greenwich

275 Greenwich High Road,
London, SE10 8NF

Dexters Lewisham

228 Algernon Road,
London, SE13 7AG

Dexters Brockley

369 Brockley Road,
London, SE4 2AG

Dexters Canary Wharf

39 Westferry Road,
Canary Wharf,
London, E14 8JH

Quick Search