A local guide to move in Stockwell

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London from above

Wikipedia gives us the quick following overview of the area: “ Stockwell is a district located in South West London, part of the London Borough of Lambeth, England. It is situated 2.4 miles (3.9 km) south of Charing Cross. “

The amenities you might need in Stockwell

Below is a list of the places you may want to check out if the area of Stockwell. This can really help you out when you are moving to an area or neighbourhood.

Post offices of Stockwell

Looking for convenient parcel handling? Having a nearby post office is the optimal solution. Beyond standard postal services, the post offices in Stockwell can be found by checking out the table below.

Post Office Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Royal Mail South Lambeth Delivery Office 30 Pensbury Place, London 2.2 71
South Lambeth Post Office 254 Wandsworth Road, London 2 84
New Covent Garden Post Office Food Exchange, New Covent Garden Market, London 3.5 11
Clapham Road Post Office 310 Clapham Road, London 4.2 5

Schools around Stockwell

Having a school near the place you live is a great feature of the property you are about to move in. Please find below a list of the schools within the area of Stockwell.

School Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Montessori by Busy Bees South Lambeth Wandsworth 69 Thorparch Road, London 4.1 23
St Stephen’s Primary School Dorset Road, London 4 10
Platanos College – Praca Clapham Road, London 3.5 17
Tia Ana’s Nursery Ltd 29 Rhodesia Road, London 4.1 10
LEYF – Stockwell Gardens Nursery & Pre-School South London YMCA, King Georges House, 40 Stockwell Road, London 4.7 13
Van Gogh Primary School Hackford Road, London 3.6 20
Green Shoots Day Nursery 55 Palfrey Place, London 4.4 7
CELLO LESSONS West London Music Tutors 17 Clitheroe Road, London N/A N/A
Bunnies On The Green 60, 62 Stockwell Road, London N/A N/A
Griffin Primary School Stewart’s Road, London 3.6 18
Lark Hall Primary School Smedley Street, London 4.1 19
Wyvil Primary School Wyvil Primary School, South Lambeth Road, London 4.8 19
Allen Edwards Primary School Studley Road, London 4.5 10
Magic Roundabout Nursery Stockwell – Day Nursery and Preschool (3 months to 5 years) Surrey Hall, Binfield Road, London 4.7 23
Herbert Morrison Primary School, Stockwell 11 Hartington Road, London 4.7 6
Italian Day Nursery 176 Clapham Road, London 2.5 8
Reay Primary School Hackford Road, London 4.5 8
LifeArt Stockwell 128 Hartington Road, London N/A N/A
Larks comunity garden 1 Priory Grove London SW8 2PL Priory Grove, London N/A N/A
Volunteer Visits Limited 77a Tradescant Road, London N/A N/A

Hospitals, pharmacies and doctors in the area of Stockwell

Stockwell has 6 medical institutions. These include hospitals, doctors offices, pharmacies and other stores providing medical attention. Here are the details the nearby medical institutions (1000 radius of the area).

Medical institution Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Binfield Road Surgery 1 Binfield Road, London 4.4 186
Medicspot Clinic Stockwell 219-221 Clapham Road, London 1 2
South Lambeth Road Practice 272 South Lambeth Road, London 4.5 234
Beckett House Practice Grantham Road, London 4 57
Medicspot Clinic Stockwell Wandsworth Road 240 Wandsworth Road, London N/A N/A
Battersea & Nine Elms Outpatients, part of HCA Healthcare UK 12 Charles Clowes Walk, London 5 2

In Stockwell, what tube and train stations are nearby?

Most want transit less than a 15 minute walk from home. We put together train and tube stations in Stockwell to help find the optimal area for you. It could be that you don’t mind walking or it could be that public transport is necessary for you to get around.

Train or tube station name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Stockwell United Kingdom 4 80
Nine Elms 70 Wandsworth Road, London 4.6 100

In the city of Stockwell, what kind of things are there to do?

What makes the heart of Stockwell? At Cozee we asked ourselves what would define the culture, the vibe of a given area. We have come up with the following elements so whether you are a foodie or a night bird, we got you covered. Check out the different restaurants, pubs and gyms that exist in Stockwell to help you decide as to whether to move there or not.

Parks and green spaces in Stockwell

Big green spaces cover the UK and London. However, it may be hard to work out just how much green space there is by just looking at a map. Here is a table below that shows you the green space of Stockwell in more detail.

Park Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Larkhall Park Courland Grove, London 4.2 913
Albert Square Garden Albert Square, London 4.3 49
Slade Gardens Community Play Association Slade Gardens Adventure Play, Lorn Road, London 4.3 334
Oasis Nature Garden Larkhall Lane, London 4.6 57
The Phoenix 348 Clapham Road, London 4.3 310
Lansdowne Gardens Lansdowne Gardens, London 3 3
Kingswood Close Green 11 Kingswood Close, London 5 1
Camellia Street Green Temple Court, Thorncroft Street, London N/A N/A
Rosetta Close Green 27 Kenchester Close, London N/A N/A
Studley Green Whittaker Court, Studley Road, London N/A N/A
Mimosa Green 342D South Lambeth Road, London N/A N/A
Portland Grove Green 41, Hannah Barlow House, 4 Portland Grove, London N/A N/A
Stockwell Memorial Gardens Stockwell Memorial Gardens, South Lambeth Road, London 4.4 21
Thorparch Road Pocket Park 134 Crimsworth Road, London 4.5 2
B A L P P A Queens House, 176 South Lambeth Road, London N/A N/A
Dorset Green Charmouth House, Dorset Road, London N/A N/A
Durand Gardens Private Residents’ Garden Durand Gardens, London N/A N/A
Nine Elms Park Thames City, London 5 1
Patmore Street Green 16 Patmore Street, Nine Elms, London 5 1
Nine Elms Park Embassy Gardens, 7 New Union Square, Ponton Road, Nine Elms, London 3.7 7

Museums & Galleries in the area

The vitality of a region is shaped by its residents who live, work, and engage with one another. Exploring an area through art offers a fresh perspective. If you’re considering relocating to Stockwell, we highly suggest exploring the local galleries, museums, and cultural establishments. These venues offer delightful experiences, especially on weekends.

Museum name Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Monotype Hot Metal 100 Hackford Road, London 4 1
Halo Gallery Evans House, Fount Street, London 5 2
Ramport, The Who’s old recording studio 1 Corunna Road, Nine Elms, London N/A N/A

What are the range of supermarkets like?

Grocery shopping is another important activity you will do if you move into the area of Stockwell. In the below table, we go over the nearby supermarkets such as Tesco, Asda and Sainsbury’s so you know what the area has to offer for your food shop.

Supermarket/Grocery store name Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Poundland Unit 1, 49/63 King Street, London 4.1 522
Iceland Supermarket Hammersmith 111-117 King Street, London 4.1 610
Tesco Express 13-16, Broadway Centre, London 3.3 165
Tesco Express Brunswick House, Parr’s Way, London 3.6 37
Sainsbury’s 2-3, Kings Mall, King Street, London 4.1 1074
Tesco Express 168-188 Fulham Palace Road, London 2.7 39
Tesco Superstore 180 Shepherds Bush Road, London 4 400
Little Waitrose & Partners 201-207 Fulham Palace Road, London 4.2 284
Marks and Spencer 27 King Street, London 4.1 1049
M&S Simply Food 171 Talgarth Road, London 3.4 41
Sainsbury’s Local 179-183 Fulham Palace Road, London 2.9 42
Tesco Express 69-77 Hammersmith Road, London 3.2 77
Asian Grocery Supplies 195 Fulham Palace Road, London 3.8 20
Best-One Hammersmith 52 Fulham Palace Road, London 4.4 16
Oseyo Hammersmith Unit 5b, 6 Hammersmith Broadway, London 4.3 68
有家超市/YOHOME Oriental Lifestyle 77 Fulham Palace Road, London 5 18
Milifortune Ltd 88-90 Fulham Palace Road, London 2.9 22
halalo.co.uk 3 Shortlands, London 5 1
复来超市 Hammersmith店 Fulai supermarket hammersmith 20 Beadon Road, London 4.8 12
Lidl Kings Mall, King Street, London 4.2 589

Restaurants

Stockwell has a range of different places to eat. From Chinese, Indian or Italian ones, your area is vibrant with life and if you are a foodie you will surely find what you are looking for here.

Restaurant Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Tito’s Latin Kitchen & Cocktail Bar 273A Clapham Road, London 4.3 900
Canton Arms 177 South Lambeth Road, London 4.3 902
A Toca Restaurant 341 Wandsworth Road, London 4.3 2013
The Swan, Stockwell 2A Stockwell Road, London 4.3 409
Domino’s Pizza – London – Lambeth 180a Wandsworth Road, London 4.3 291
Chicago Pizza 129 South Lambeth Road, London 4.3 111
Cultural Tapas Bar 5 Lansdowne Way, London 4.3 112
Nolan’s 33 Wilcox Road, London 4.3 214
Bengal Spice 13 Lansdowne Way, London 4.3 60
Dallas Peri Peri 355 Wandsworth Road, London 4.3 89
Enset Ethiopian Restaurant 176 Wandsworth Road, London 4.3 130
Meskerem 176a Wandsworth Road, London 4.3 78
Mr Chinese 129 South Lambeth Road, London 4.3 173
O Barros 238 Clapham Road, London 4.3 518
Fruit + Veg RailAr 34, Nine Elms, Romford 4.3 5
Lucy 1st Ethiopian Restaurant & Bar London 211 Clapham Road, London 4.3 292
Starbucks Coffee 62 Wandsworth Road, London 4.3 231
Nellies Cafe Fruit & Vegetable Market, London 4.3 3
Harar Restaurant 49 South Lambeth Road, London 4.3 246
O Campino Restaurant 1 Lansdowne Way, London 4.3 185

Are there any good pubs in Stockwell?

Being Londoners ourselves, at Cozee, we hold a strong bond with our regular visits to the local pub every week. Why should your experience be any different in your new home? That’s why we’ve thoroughly tested and reviewed all the pubs in Stockwell. While we didn’t get the chance to personally visit each one, we certainly wish we could have. Here’s the curated list of the finest pubs in Stockwell.

Pub name Name Address Description
Duchess Belle 101 Battersea Park Road Battersea SW8 4DS Part of a small pub chain that also includes the Griffin Belle in nearby Vauxhall, this lively, Victorian street-corner local was refurbished in 2018 after a chequered history. There is plastic foliage and flowers abounding, red leather bench seating, and an array of TV screens showing sport. The view of Sir Giles Gilbert Scott’s iconic Battersea Power Station is now partly obscured by the high-end flats built around the site. There is an upstairs function room with balcony, an outside drinking area at the front, and an attractive walled, decked garden to the rear. Open for breakfast from 7.30 am on weekdays (8.30 Saturday).
Mason’s Arms 169 Battersea Park Road Battersea SW8 4BT Reopened in 2019 after an extensive refurbishment and facelift, this stripped-back and opened-out Fuller’s pub is almost opposite Battersea Park station and attracts a fairly young clientele. The bar has 23 draught lines (20 keg and three cask), with the wide choice of beers extending to bottles and cans. There is attractive floor tiling and glazed brickwork around the bar, and a patio (heated in colder weather) to the side. Information boards on a rear wall explain a range of brewing terms. Quiz night Sunday (6pm). Free treats for dogs. Expect to pay around £6 for a pint.
Mondo Tap House 86 Stewarts Road Battersea SW8 4UG Opened in 2015, this simply-furnished, brick-walled brewery tap offers a range of keg and canned Mondo beers, in styles from around the world. The modern brewery is visible through a window and glass doors. Cashless payment only. Cask-conditioned beer is occasionally available.
Nine Elms Tavern Block D, Riverlight Quay, Nine Elms Lane Nine Elms SW8 5BP Smart, Thames-side Young’s pub opened in 2015 as part of the extensive Nine Elms development between Battersea Power Station and Vauxhall, near the US Embassy. A bright, modern, split-level bar, with a nautical theme and much timbering, it is on the ground floor of an apartment block. Glass walls allow views of the river. The outside terrace is popular. Quiz night Sunday. Riverlight Quay bus stop (services 156 and 344) is nearby.

Gyms in Stockwell

In Stockwell, using the public parks is not for everyone. Finding out if you are able to attend a local gym or leisure centre nearby may be a good idea if you are trying to move to the area perhaps for permanent residency.

Gym Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Southbank Club 124-130 Wandsworth Road, London 4.3 301
PureGym London Lambeth 204-206 Wandsworth Road, London 4.3 514
The Gym Group London Stockwell 15 Lett Road, London 4.3 541
ApexClub 349B Wandsworth Road, London 4.3 N/A
Crossfit Vauxhall 15-16 Miles Street, London 4.3 61
Basic Space Studio 3, 5A Priory Grove, London 4.3 37
Limitless performance Hartington Road, London 4.3 N/A
Outdoor Gym Rundell Tower, Mursell Estate, Hampson Way, London 4.3 N/A
Larkhall Park public gym 62-68 Courland Grove, London 4.3 N/A
Chigs Terry Fitness Trainer 15 Lett Road, London 4.3 14
Ultra Fit Solutions The Gym Group, 15 Lett Road, London 4.3 N/A
Jetts Gym 24hr Fitness Clapham Road 330 Clapham Road, London 4.3 191
horizon fitness Horizons Ltd, London 4.3 N/A
UN1T Nine Elms Business Unit 01, Legacy Building, 2, (A03) 2 Viaduct Gardens, London 4.3 15
No Limit Dance and Arts Company Ltd 20 Union Court, London 4.3 N/A
Embassy Gardens Sky Pool 3 Viaduct Gardens, Nine Elms, London 4.3 4
yogawithseema Embassy Gardens, Viaduct Gardens, London 4.3 N/A
Oval Yoga Hackford Road, London 4.3 22
Gymnasium Nine Elms | CrossFit cook.ocean.quite, 55 Nine Elms Lane, London 4.3 N/A
The Yoga Agency Ltd 4 Kelman Close, London 4.3 N/A

Is the local life vibrant in Stockwell

There are always activities happening in lively Stockwell. Timeout posts weekly on events there, so browse their site for ideas. We included a link to their Stockwell page to make finding local happenings easier. Getting to know a new area is easier with an overview of offerings and locations. Our map pulls together property price info and other details from this article to give you a Stockwell snapshot.

Other nearby neighbourhoods

Comment below your thoughts about Stockwell

We would love to hear what people like you think of Stockwell. Not only your experience there is valuable to us to understand what makes this area desirable but it might also help people moving into the area feel welcome and feel part of the Stockwell ‘s community.

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You are not 100% sure that you want to move in Stockwell? Check out our other guides about some nearby areas. You might find your next neighbourhood. The following tables shows the nearby areas within a 3.5km radius.

Neighbourhood name Link to our guide
Clapham Park See the guide here
Tulse Hill See the guide here
Brixton Hill See the guide here
Clapham South See the guide here
Herne Hill See the guide here
Brixton See the guide here
Clapham Junction See the guide here
Clapham See the guide here
Loughborough Junction See the guide here
Denmark Hill See the guide here
Battersea See the guide here
Camberwell See the guide here
Southampton Way Estate See the guide here
Chelsea Bridge See the guide here
South Lambeth See the guide here
Vauxhall See the guide here
Vauxhall See the guide here
Vauxhall See the guide here
Vauxhall See the guide here
Portland Street See the guide here
Chelsea See the guide here
Walworth See the guide here
Kennington See the guide here
Pimlico See the guide here
Victoria Station See the guide here
Victoria St See the guide here
Belgravia See the guide here
Newington See the guide here
Buckingham Palace See the guide here
South Bank See the guide here
Whitehall See the guide here
Horton See the guide here
Moorfields Eye Hospital See the guide here
Clapham Park See the guide here
Tulse Hill See the guide here
Brixton Hill See the guide here
Clapham South See the guide here
Herne Hill See the guide here
Brixton See the guide here
Clapham Junction See the guide here
Clapham See the guide here
Loughborough Junction See the guide here
Denmark Hill See the guide here
Battersea See the guide here
Camberwell See the guide here
Southampton Way Estate See the guide here
Chelsea Bridge See the guide here
South Lambeth See the guide here
Vauxhall See the guide here
Vauxhall See the guide here
Vauxhall See the guide here
Vauxhall See the guide here

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