How is life in Streatham Hill? A thorough guide of the neighbourhood

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Wikipedia gives us the quick following overview of the area: “ Streatham is a district in south London, England. Centred 5 miles (8 km) south of Charing Cross, it lies mostly within the London Borough of Lambeth, with some parts extending into the neighbouring London Borough of Wandsworth. “

Some great things about Streatham Hill

At Cozee we looked at elements defining the area like restaurants, nightlife, parks, and more. Whether you’re a foodie or night owl, Streatham Hill has something for you. Check out spots below to get a feel for life in Streatham Hill.

Gyms and leisure centre in the area of Streatham Hill

As remote work becomes more prevalent, there’s a corresponding rise in gym attendance to maintain fitness. With options like David Lloyd, TheGym, and others, Streatham Hill could be instrumental in helping you stay in shape – a valuable amenity in close proximity.

Gym Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Fitness First 7 Streatham High Road, London 4.3 543
Yoga with Chris 58 Wyatt Park Road, London 4.3 10
Wellbeing95 95 Streatham Hill, London 4.3 13
Pilates Plus Wellness Ltd St Thomas’s Church Hall, Telford Avenue 4.3 14
Anja Yoga – Yoga Embodied c/o The Capoiera School 136 Streatham High Road entrance, Woodbourne Avenue, Streatham 4.3 2
Yoga with… Sigita 136 Streatham High Road, London 4.3 2
Anytime Fitness London (Clapham South) 3 Mullins Place, Kings Avenue, London 4.3 125
Way to Go Yoga 88 Kingscourt Road, London 4.3 N/A
BodyMappin Pilates Studo 2 Mullins Place, London 4.3 N/A
Mind And Motion 16 Streatham High Road, London 4.3 1
Be Wyld 28 Streatham High Road, London 4.3 100
The Hope Centre UK 109 Tierney Road, London 4.3 23
MPower Rehab Gym 109 Tierney Road, London 4.3 N/A
Kids Pilates in Action Ltd 109 Tierney Road, London 4.3 14
MPower Rehab Streatham Place, London 4.3 N/A
F45 Training Streatham Hill Unit 1, Norwich House, 9-11 Streatham High Road, London 4.3 108
John Hood Yoga 2 Dingley Lane, London 4.3 9
YogaDebraLondon Wavertree Road, London 4.3 6
Carl Jackson Martial Arts/ CJMA (JKD-Kali- Kickboxing) Upper Hall, St Thomas’ Church, Telford Avenue, London 4.3 79
Outdoor Gym 50 Mountearl Gardens, London 4.3 1

Supermarkets in Streatham Hill

Finally we wouldn’t like to let you down on where to do your grocery shopping in Streatham Hill. 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 Streatham Hill.

Supermarket/Grocery store name Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Poundland 63, The Walnuts, Orpington 3.9 316
Tesco Extra 9 Augustus Lane, Orpington 4 494
Sainsbury’s 5-7 Homefield Rise, Orpington 4 1136
Kram 93 High Street, Orpington 4.6 97
Iceland Supermarket Orpington 157-159 High Street, Orpington 4.2 278
OTS Oriental Turkish Supermarket 334 High Street, Orpington 2.6 5
hengxinOriental Food 236 High Street, Orpington 4.1 54

Pubs

As Londoners, we cherish our local pubs. Streatham Hill has some great go-to spots. From smaller, more family run chains to larger pubs like WeatherSpoons, there is a pub for everyone in the area.

Pub name Name Address Description
Effra Social 89 Effra Road Brixton SW2 1DF Former Antic pub opened in February 2013 in former Effra Conservative Club premises, including a dance hall unchanged since the 1970s.
Elm Park Tavern 76 Elm Park Brixton SW2 2UB This free house is the only pub left on the estate and was substantially refurbished in 2017 and again more recently. It is owned by the same freeholder as King & Co, SW4 and operated by the same company as the White Horse in nearby Brixton Hill.
Hand In Hand 61 New Park Road Brixton SW2 4EN Real ale is occasionally served in this single bar pub with real fire, juke box and two TV sports channels. It was Exmoor Gold on 18 April 2023, GK Old Golden Hen on 19 September
White Horse 94 Brixton Hill Brixton SW2 1QN One or two real ales are served here, an early 18th century inn now popular for late night partying, drinking and dining. Candle-lit tables, comfortable sofas, exposed brickwork and advertising posters create a friendly atmosphere in this ‘DJ boozer’ with fortnightly Sunday guitarist and Wednesday film nights. Children welcome until 6pm. Pool table; TV sports for major events only. Food served all day at weekends. Front patio inside railing has heaters and shelter for smokers. An alternative real ale may occasionally replace the Tribute.
Windmill 22 Blenheim Gardens Brixton SW2 5BZ Small, intimate, friendly and welcoming pub next door to the sorting office, featuring live music every night and appropriately decorated with posters for music gigs. TV sports available. An admission charge often applies after 8pm, depending on the band.
Prince of Wales 169-171 Lyham Road Brixton (SW2) SW2 5PY An old Wenlock house from 1860, changed in the 1930s and still retaining its two bars, wood panelling and other traditional features. The only pub left in Lyham Road, it has a ladies’ darts team, a pool table and TV sports.

Restaurants in the area

Streatham Hill 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
Perfect Blend 8-9, Streatleigh Parade, Streatham High Road, London 4.3 765
Slurp 104-106 Streatham High Road, London 4.3 726
PAYA Cuisine (Brixton Hill) 270 Brixton Hill, London 4.3 204
La Parisienne 94 Streatham Hill, London 4.3 61
Asafo Ghanaian Restaurant 60 Morrish Road, London 4.3 494
Batch & Co Coffee SW2 (Streatham Hill) 54 Streatham Hill, London 4.3 361
Roosters Piri Piri Streatham 118 Streatham Hill, London 4.3 210
Genie’s(Burritos,Wings,Waffle,Shakes) 85 Streatham Hill, London 4.3 161
Maria’s Kitchen 27 Streatham High Road, London 4.3 272
Town Chicken & Pizza 272 Brixton Hill, London 4.3 89
El Chicos 62 Streatham Hill, Streatham High Road, London 4.3 752
Chicken Treat 54 New Park Road, London 4.3 122
Trio Pizzeria Unit 19, The High Parade, Streatham High Road, London 4.3 235
Nando’s Streatham 6-7, The High Parade, Streatham High Road, London 4.3 1329
Talay Thai 64 Streatham High Road, London 4.3 153
Domino’s Pizza – London – Streatham Hill 114-116 Streatham Hill, London 4.3 137
Taj Mahal 11A Leigham Court Road, London 4.3 185
Bar 61 Restaurant 61A Streatham Hill, London 4.3 554
Crown & Sceptre 2a Streatham Hill, London 4.3 1008
McDonald’s 2/22 Streatham Place, London 4.3 3065

Green spaces and parks of Streatham Hill

One of London’s best features is its many green spaces. See if Streatham Hill offers space for strolls or picnics.

Park Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Holmewood Gardens Holmewood Gardens, London 4.2 150
Hillside Gardens Park Hillside Road, London 4.4 338
R & r Gardening Services Pullman Court, London 5 1
Doodlebug Garden Wavertree Road, London 5 1
Staplefield Close Green 19 Staplefield Close, London N/A N/A
Kirkstall Gardens Kirkstall Gardens, London 3.3 3
Palace Road Nature Garden 36 Palace Road, London 4.2 140
Fortrose Gardens Green 23 Fortrose Gardens, London N/A N/A
Limetree Close Green 19 Limetree Close, London 5 1
New Park Green 9 Tenbury Court, London N/A N/A
Tenbury Court Green 3 Tenbury Court, London N/A N/A
Cameford Court Green Cameford Court, New Park Road, London N/A N/A
Dingley Lane Green 15 Dingley Lane, London N/A N/A
Gaywood Close Green 43 Gaywood Close, London N/A N/A
Birkwood Close Green 2 Birkwood Close, London N/A N/A
Thornton Gardens Green 9 Thornton Gardens, London N/A N/A
Marnfield Crescent Green Brixton, London N/A N/A
St Martin’s Park St Martin’s Estate, London 4.3 6
Atwater Close Green 16 Atwater Close, London N/A N/A
Dumbarton Court Gardens Dumbarton Court Gardens, Brixton Hill, London 2.8 6

Museums & Galleries in the area

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 Streatham Hill below.

We weren’t able to find any museum in this area. Tell us in the comments if we were wrong. We’ll amend this page

In Streatham Hill, what things may you need?

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

In Streatham Hill, what tube and train stations are nearby?

Most prefer transit within a 10-15 minute walk and if there aren’t public connections nearby then this could be something that takes down the price of property or can even deter people from moving in to Streatham Hill entirely. Here is a table below so you can see where these connections are for yourself.

Train or tube station name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Streatham Hill United Kingdom 4 80

How many hospitals, pharmacies and doctors are there in Streatham Hill?

Streatham Hill has 4 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
Edith Cavell Surgery 41 A-C, Streatham Hill, London 3.6 475
AT Medics part of the Operose Health Group 26-28 Streatham Place, London 3.9 14
Palace Road Surgery 1 Palace Road, London 3.1 58
JAYATHRI HOSPITALS 5/A 5suvastu arcade, 3rd Floor, Palace Road, London N/A N/A

What schools are in the area of Streatham Hill?

Having an educational institution close by is a great perk when moving. See the list below of schools located in the Streatham Hill vicinity and how they relate to property prices.

School Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Dunraven Sixth Form School 94/98 Leigham Court Road, London 3.7 73
The Park Kindergarten SW2: The Kindergartens 35a Killieser Ave, Telford Park Tennis Club, Streatham, London N/A N/A
Sally Kids Care Brixton Hill, London N/A N/A
Crescent III Kindergarten 70A Thornton Rd, Grafton Tennis Club, London 1 1
Dew Drops Play Scheme 1-4, The High Parade, Streatham High Road, London 5 1
Andrea’s Montessori Copthorne Avenue, London N/A N/A
Destiny Kids Nursery Brixton Hill 228 Brixton Hill, London 5 23
Serious About Tennis Hillside Gardens Park, Hillside Road, London 5 4
City Heights E-ACT Academy 33 Abbots Park, London 2.9 40
Elm Court School Elm Park, London 3.3 8
The Family School London 206 Lyham Road, London N/A N/A
Holy Trinity CE Primary School, Tulse Hill Upper Tulse Hill, London 4.5 14
Cherubins Day Nursery 48 Palace Road, London 5 4
Streatham Wells Primary School 50 Palace Road, London 4.8 10
Richard Atkins Primary School New Park Road, London 5 12
Fenstanton Primary School Abbots Park, London 4 11
Christ Church (Streatham) Church of England Primary School Cotherstone Road, London 5 1
Oak Tree Day Nursery 56, 58 Blairderry Road, London 4.7 13
The White House Preparatory School & Woodentops Kindergarten 24 Thornton Road, London 5 4
Orchard Primary School Christchurch Road, London 3.6 10

Post offices in the area of Streatham Hill

Want to send and receive parcels easily? There is no better way to do that than having a post office nearby. Not only do they provide post services but post office in Streatham Hill can provide a wide range of services such as: sending money or subscribing post insurance. Here is the list of post offices in your next area

Post Office Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Streatham Hill Post Office 102 Streatham Hill, London 2.8 50
Christchurch Road Royal Mail Postbox 3 Christchurch Road, London 5 1
Royal Mail Postbox Brixton, London 3.4 5
Royal Mail Postbox 76 Upper Tulse Hill, London 0 0
Leigham Vale Post Office 21 Leigham Vale, London 3.3 54
Royal Mail Postbox Dumbarton Road, Brixton Hill, London 5 1

Is the local life vibrant in Streatham Hill

Streatham Hill is full of life and things to do. We suggest looking at Timeout for their weekly Streatham Hill event listings to find local activities. Here’s a convenient link to see their upcoming happenings. Having a good grasp of what’s in Streatham Hill and where helps get situated when moving. Our map compiles property price points and other details from this article to outline what’s available in Streatham Hill.

What else is close by?

You are not 100% sure that you want to move in Streatham Hill? 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
Woodmansterne See the guide here
Streatham Vale See the guide here
Crown Point See the guide here
Gipsy Hill See the guide here
Furzedown See the guide here
West Norwood See the guide here
Tooting See the guide here
Streatham Park See the guide here
Streatham See the guide here
West Dulwich See the guide here
Balham See the guide here
Hyde Farm See the guide here
Clapham Park See the guide here
Tulse Hill See the guide here
Dulwich Village 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 See the guide here
Loughborough Junction See the guide here
Woodmansterne See the guide here
Streatham Vale See the guide here
Crown Point See the guide here
Gipsy Hill See the guide here
Furzedown See the guide here
West Norwood See the guide here
Tooting See the guide here
Streatham Park See the guide here
Streatham See the guide here
West Dulwich See the guide here
Balham See the guide here
Hyde Farm See the guide here
Clapham Park See the guide here
Tulse Hill See the guide here
Dulwich Village 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

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

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