Is Stoneleigh a nice place to live in?

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Wikipedia gives us the quick following overview of the area: “ Stoneleigh is a village in the Epsom and Ewell borough in the county of Surrey, England. It is situated approximately 11 miles (18 km) from central London. In the 2011 Census, the population was 8,741. “

In Stoneleigh, what things may you need?

We have compiled for you a list of the different places you might want to check in Stoneleigh name before moving in the neighbourhood.

Tube & Train stations in and around Stoneleigh

Most want transit less than a 15 minute walk from home. We put together train and tube stations in Stoneleigh 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
Penge West Penge West Station, Anerley Park, London 3.8 33
Penge East Penge East Station, Station Road, London 4 50
Anerley United Kingdom 4.2 24

Post offices in and around the area of Stoneleigh

Nearby post offices simplify sending and getting packages. Stoneleigh branches also offer services like money orders and insurance along with mail services. Here they are along with their proximity to the area.

Post Office Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Penge Post Office 100-102 High Street, London 2.4 46
Anerley Delivery Office Royal Mail Anerley Delivery Office, 1 Blenheim Road, London 2.7 23
Sydenham Post Office 44 Sydenham Road, London 3.7 150

Hospitals, pharmacies and doctors in the area of Stoneleigh

Stoneleigh has 3 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
Oaks Park Medical Centre Oaks Park Medical Centre, 17 Oakfield Road, London 2.1 7
Oakfield Surgery Oaks Park Medical Centre, 17 Oakfield Road, London 2.9 76
Yeoman House 63 Croydon Road, London 4.8 5

Schools in and around the area of Stoneleigh

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 Stoneleigh.

School Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Alexandra Junior School Cator Road, London 2.3 3
Ladybird Nursery Penge Penge East Railway Station, Station House, Station Road, London N/A N/A
Witty Kiddies Sydenham Sydenham Lawn Tennis Club, Lawrie Park Road, Sydenham 5 23
Blue Pear Day Nursery & Pre-School 121 Maple Road, London 5 7
Diddy Dinos Ltd 27 Crystal Palace Park Road, London 4.8 12
Royston Playgroup c/o Harris Primary Acadamy, High Street, London N/A N/A
Penge Community Pre-school Anerley Methodist Church, Oakfield Road, London 5 4
Charlotte Taylor Yoga & Reiki The Sydenham Centre, 44a Sydenham Road, London 5 32
Chi Combat System Cator Park Sports Centre, Lennard Road, Beckenham N/A N/A
St Johns Church of England Primary School Maple Road, London 3 3
London School of Rhythm Ltd, London – Drum lessons in our studios or online! 199 A, Maple Road, London 5 24
Sydenham After School Club 105 Sydenham Road, London N/A N/A
Trevor Wensley – Piano Teacher 14 Westbourne Road, London N/A N/A
Ladybird Nursery Anerley 45 Anerley Park, London 4.8 4
Holy Trinity Preschool Holy Trinity Church Centre, 66 Lennard Road, London N/A N/A
Penge East Day Nursery and Preschool in Sydenham 202 Venner Road, London 4 4
Harris Primary Academy Crystal Palace Malcolm Road, London 4 19
Community Vision Nursery Chestnut Grove, London 5 4
Josh Wolfsohn Music Tutor Station Road, London 5 1
Harris Primary playing field Penge, London 4 2

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

What makes the heart of Stoneleigh? 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 Stoneleigh to help you decide as to whether to move there or not.

Museums & Galleries

Art helps discover an area’s culture. Galleries and museums are great weekend enjoyment and you can find where all the fun is happening by checking out the museum and galleries table for Stoneleigh below.

Museum name Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Mark Wallis Memorial Pier High Street, London 5 1
Crystal Palace Dinosaurs Thicket Road, London 4.5 986

In Stoneleigh, is there a lot of green space?

One of London’s best assets is its green spaces. See if Stoneleigh offers room to roam.

Park Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Burham Close Playground Burham Close, Beckenham 3 3
Royston Field Franklin Road, London 3.9 27
Winsford Gardens Open Space Garden Road, London 4.7 98
Penge War Memorial High Street, London 4.8 5
Watermen’s Square Entrance 23 Watermen’s Square, High Street, London 5 1
Penge Recreation Ground 93 High Street, London 3.9 240
Penge Gate Penge, London 5 4
Laurel Gate 33C Laurel Grove, London 2 2
Blean Gate 20 Gladstone Mews, London 3 1
Alexandra Recreation Ground Alexandra Road, London 4.2 317
The Secret Garden Thicket Road, London 5 1
Crystal Palace skate park Sydenham Gate, Crystal Palace Park Road, London N/A N/A
Sydenham Gate Crystal Palace Park Road, London 4 2
Crystal Palace Dinosaur Park 7 Ledrington Road, London 4.5 223
Franklin Gate 2 Otford Close, London N/A N/A
Lawrie Park Ancient Oak Tree Lawrie Park Avenue, London 5 1
Westbury Gate 62 Kenilworth Road, London N/A N/A
Snowdown Gate 20 Snowdown Close, London N/A N/A
Palace Lawn London N/A N/A
Fishing Lake Crystal Palace Park Road, London 4.5 6

The range of gyms in Stoneleigh

While working from home has increased, so has the frequentation of gyms to help keep in shape. With companies like Better or Pure Gym and others, Stoneleigh might help you stay in shape. A great feature to have nearby.

Gym Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Oasis Sports Centre 32 Endell Street, London 4.3 788
Virgin Active Shell-Mex House, 80 Strand, London 4.3 299
Gymbox Holborn 100 High Holborn, London 4.3 340
Nuffield Health Covent Garden Fitness and Wellbeing Gym 9 Endell Street, London 4.3 130
Fitness First 6 Bedford Street, London 4.3 345
Yogarise Covent Garden – Yoga classes in Covent Garden, London 13 Mercer Street, London 4.3 62
Jubilee Hall Gym 30 The Piazza, London 4.3 111
Covent Garden Physiotherapy Ground Floor, Durham House, 1 Durham House Street, London 4.3 46
PureGym London Waterloo 11-15 Brad Street, London 4.3 234
Body Control Pilates 35 Little Russell Street, London 4.3 36
The Health Club at One Aldwych One Aldwych Hotel, 1 Aldwych, Covent Garden, London 4.3 16
CryoAction Limited 71-75 Shelton Street, London 4.3 1
The Gym Group London Charing Cross 17-21 Northumberland Avenue, London 4.3 227
Fujian White Crane Kung Fu & Tai Chi – Covent Garden & West End Green Dragon House, 23 Stukeley Street, London 4.3 N/A
Digme Fitness Covent Garden 4-10 Tower Street, London 4.3 150
Boom Cycle – Holborn 16 Procter Street, London 4.3 91
The Gym Group London Holborn Circus 1 Thavies Inn, Holborn Circus, London 4.3 263
Central Health Physiotherapy Quality House, 5-9 Quality Court, London 4.3 299
Tranquility Pilates Studio Ltd 16-18, New Bridge Street, London 4.3 5
ESPA Life at Corinthia Whitehall Place, London 4.3 246

Pubs in the region

As Londoners, we love our local pubs. Stoneleigh has great ones to become your new regular spot. Consider these if visiting or moving to the area of Stoneleigh.

Pub name Name Address Description
Barley Mow 12 Pikes Hill Epsom KT17 4EA Pleasant back-street local which is hidden off the Upper High Street. Children allowed in conservatory at the rear, which opens onto a large garden. Smart in a traditional rustic way, with various alcoves and seating areas around the central bar. Old style wooden furnishings and ornate leaded windows complete the effect. Good service, even when busy. Park your car in the top left hand corner of the Upper High Street pay and display car park – a short alleyway leads to the pub. The original pub was sited on the opposite side of the road, but the present building is a conversion from three cottages. The smaller, more cosy areas to the left are in the most recent addition. Food served all day at weekends. Beer Festival in July. The changing beer is supplied by Fuller’s, changes weekly and may be from another independent brewer. Quiz night on Monday. Live music once a month.
Epsom Club 41-43 Church Street Epsom KT17 4PW
Epsom Conservative Club 39 Church Street Epsom KT17 4PW Club with some 400 members. Boasts two full sized snooker tables and fields a Surrey League darts team. There is bingo Wed afternoon and Thu evening. It has a large hall with a stage that is available for hire. Food offered including a choice of Sunday roasts. Two large screen TVs.
Faraday 2, Church Street Epsom KT17 4NY The Faraday used to be a Seeboard showroom – hence the name – next to a cinema, becoming a pub in 1996. The front bar area has a bit of a baronial hall feel to it with an upper balcony. The food trade during the day gives way to a younger crowd later on. Offers a range of 5 ‘craft’ keg beers as well as the real ales, which might change. Unusual facilities include: free printing, interactive jukebox, phone charging and ‘grab and go’ breakfast and coffee takeout from 11am – 5pm. Board games and electronic games also available. Various evening offers and activities throughout the week, including party/DJ nights Thu-Sat, see website or social media for details.
Olde Kings Head 26, Church Street Epsom KT17 4QB This one bar pub is claimed to be Epsom’s oldest, although the building itself dates from the 18th Century. There are two real fires in winter to enhance the cosy atmosphere. Food includes home cooked specials. There is a small uncarpeted area at one end of the pub dedicated to dining the remainder is carpeted. Decorated with horse racing pictures throughout. A mixed clientele gives this pub a friendly atmosphere. Reputedly haunted by a female ghost. Public car park opposite.
Railway Guard 48, Church Road Epsom KT17 4DZ A Victorian pub originally built as three cottages. This community pub has a pleasant, friendly atmosphere in its one bar, where big sporting events are shown on large-screen TVs. Interior is painted in tasteful shades of blue and grey. Outside there is a small triangular patio with seating and also a back yard. Changing beers usually include at least one from Timothy Taylor and can also include local beers. Darts team plays on Monday nights. The pub also hosts a golf society.
Rifleman 5 East Street Epsom KT17 1BB The Rifleman is a small corner pub in the shadow of a bridge carrying the railway to and from London. It was a Friary Meux pub until sold to Greene King in 1990. Now a ‘Local Heroes’ pub selling a mixture of local beers, plus ones supplied by Greene King which include the house beer ‘Rifleman’. The pub has been refurbished in a traditional style featuring dark green wood panelling, but also has some modern features such as high tables at the front and some bare brick. Two fireplaces have been restored as part of the refurbishment. There is a nice garden to the rear, which is an oasis of calm close to central Epsom. Name thought to derive from the formation nearby of the 8th Corps of the Surrey Rifle Volunteers in 1859 to meet the threat of a French invasion. Children welcome until 6pm. Accredited for beer quality during 2022.
Eight Bells 78, Kingston Road Ewell KT17 2DU Friendly community local attracting a diverse age of clientele. Set back from the main road, the pub was rebuilt in 1905 on the site of an 18th century one. A former Charrington’s pub, it was bought by Greene King in 1994. It has recently undergone a major refurbishment. It comprises two separate drinking areas with a third zone for dining as well. A TV shows sport in the right hand area, the others are quieter. The large garden is very popular in summer. Live music roughly every other weekend. Open mike night alternate Weds. Quiz night Thu. The pub has a proud record of charity support. Guest beers change every two weeks.
Famous Green Man 71, High Street Ewell KT17 1RX Imposing ex-Hodgson’s 1930s pub in the heart of Ewell village. Consists of two large slightly raised ends connected by a smaller front bar area. The end to the right is the wooden floored Sherwood Room and is perhaps more of a public bar when compared with the area to the left. Sport shown on several TVs throughout the pub. Guest beers change weekly and are from a company list. There is plenty of outdoor seating by the pavement at the front and off to the side. Parking can be difficult.
Spring Tavern 1 London Road Ewell KT17 2AY An attractive weatherboarded exterior belies the multicoloured interior. It is food oriented, but not to the exclusion of drinkers. The building dates from the early 19th Century. There is a good amount of outdoor seating, both at the front and to the side. The Rolling Stones apparently stayed here in the 1970s and a former landlord was hanged a few hundred yards from here for murdering his wife.
Wheatsheaf 34, Kingston Road Ewell KT17 2AA Modernised interior with fine Isleworth Brewery windows providing reminder of its glorious heritage. There are two comfortable carpeted rooms with open fires, served by a single bar. Prints and old photos of the area complete the decor. The pub was built in 1858 and stands opposite the scenic Hogsmill river. A pub has been on this site since 1456. A true community local, with the Epsom & Ewell Morris Men meeting here. There are quarterly quiz nights and charity fund raising events. There is live music fortnightly. The rear garden is beautifully kept and the front has impressive floral displays. Local artefacts are displayed on the walls. Accredited for beer quality during 2022.

Are there a lot of supermarkets in Stoneleigh?

Finally we wouldn’t like to let you down on where to do your grocery shopping in Stoneleigh. Although solutions like Ocado, Amazon or other delivery services can be a great replacement, knowing if a grocery store is nearby the place you are about to live in is a big plus. Please find below the grocery stores in Stoneleigh.

Supermarket/Grocery store name Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Tesco Esso Express 109 Tulse Hill, London 4 50
Sainsbury’s 2 Tulse Hill, London 4.1 1627
Tesco Express 144 Brixton Hill, London 2.6 39
Sainsbury’s Local 266-270 Brixton Hill, London 3.5 44
Sainsbury’s Local 76 Brixton Hill, London 3.5 39
Tesco Express 30 Streatham Place, London 1.8 104
Tesco Direct Click and Collect 1 Wallis’s Cottages, London 3.5 11
Sainsbury’s Local 2 Mullins Place, London 3.6 38
our local 98 Brixton Hill, London 5 3
Super Save 39-41 Tulse Hill, London 4.1 15
Brixton Food & Wine United Kingdom 4.4 18
Londis 17-20 Prague Place, Lyham Road, London 4.5 105
Maxy Supermarket 4-6 Norwood Road, London 4.3 31


Stoneleigh is rich in restaurants, from Indian, Chinese or Italian ones, your area is vibrant with life and the foodies that you may be will surely find what you are looking for.

Restaurant Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Tang’s Chinese 4 Parish Lane, Crystal Palace, London 4.3 69
Favorite Chicken & Ribs Penge 114 High Street, London 4.3 51
Antonella’s Cafe and Bistro 111 High Street, London 4.3 179
Himalayan Kitchen 17 Penge Lane, London 4.3 209
El-Kervan 3 Green Lane, London 4.3 83
Friends of Flavours 4 Green Lane, London 4.3 433
Penge Masala 75 High Street, London 4.3 130
Craft Metropolis – Penge 47 High Street, London 4.3 249
Bistro chez Yves 201 Maple Road, London 4.3 225
Thai Delight 158 Maple Road, London 4.3 64
Great Wall Chinese Restaurant 4 Croydon Road, London 4.3 100
Papa Johns Pizza 138 High Street, London 4.3 86
The Moon & Stars – JD Wetherspoon 164-166 High Street, London 4.3 1211
Hardedge Cafe 113 High Street, London 4.3 63
Golden City Chinese Takeaway 58 Sydenham Road, London 4.3 176
On the Hoof Bistro Sydenham 23 Sydenham Road, London 4.3 226
Domino’s Pizza – London – Penge 150 High Street, London 4.3 115
Bridge House Bridge House, 2 High Street, London 4.3 1052
Chefs Delight 69 Sydenham Road, London 4.3 403
Pizza Hut Delivery 126/128 High Street, London 4.3 158

What kind of things are there to do in the city of Stoneleigh?

There’s always something going on in a vibrant area like Stoneleigh. For ideas on activities, check Timeout which updates weekly on local events. We’re including a link to their Stoneleigh listings to help you easily find stuff happening soon. A great way to get oriented in a new area is seeing what’s around and where. Our map gathers property price details and other info from this article to give you a snapshot of Stoneleigh offerings.

Other areas nearby

You are not 100% sure that you want to move in Stoneleigh? 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
Elmers End See the guide here
South Norwood See the guide here
Selhurst See the guide here
Beckenham See the guide here
Anerley See the guide here
Penge See the guide here
Upper Norwood See the guide here
Crystal Palace See the guide here
Gipsy Hill See the guide here
Sydenham See the guide here
West Norwood See the guide here
Bellingham See the guide here
Sydenham Hill See the guide here
West Dulwich See the guide here
Forest Hill See the guide here
Honor Oak See the guide here
Elmers End See the guide here
South Norwood See the guide here
Selhurst See the guide here
Beckenham See the guide here
Anerley See the guide here
Penge See the guide here
Upper Norwood See the guide here
Crystal Palace See the guide here
Gipsy Hill See the guide here
Sydenham See the guide here
West Norwood See the guide here
Bellingham See the guide here
Sydenham Hill See the guide here
West Dulwich See the guide here
Forest Hill See the guide here
Honor Oak See the guide here

Looking for something more precise? Have a look at our analysis on the property market at the postcode level

Postcode area Link to our property price guide
KT17 See our property price guide for KT17
KT19 See our property price guide for KT19

What do you think about Stoneleigh?

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