How is life in Walworth? A thorough guide of the neighbourhood

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Find out a general overview of the area using Wikipedia gives us the quick following overview of the area: “ Walworth is a district of south London, England, within the London Borough of Southwark. It adjoins Camberwell to the south and Elephant and Castle to the north, and is 1.9 miles (3.1 km) south-east of Charing Cross. “

What to do in the area of Walworth

There’s always something going on in a vibrant area like Walworth. For ideas on activities, check Timeout which updates weekly on local events. We’re including a link to their Walworth 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 Walworth offerings.

The amenities you might need in Walworth

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

Schools in and around the area of Walworth

Having a nearby school is ideal when relocating. Below is a list of schools located within Walworth

School Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
St Paul’s Primary School, Walworth Penrose Street, London 4.1 9
SV Academy Southwark 245b Walworth Road, London N/A N/A
Piano Teachers 106, Printworks, 22 Amelia Street, London N/A N/A
Octavia House Schools, London – Walworth Larcom Street, London 5 6
South Bank University Academy Trafalgar Street, London 2.7 50
John Ruskin Primary School, Southwark John Ruskin Street, London 4.5 15
Early Steps Day Nursery 103 Lorrimore Road, London 5 2
Piano Teacher – McConville Music 177 East Street, London N/A N/A
Turps Art School London N/A N/A
Make Time 2 Play 142-144 Long Lane, London N/A N/A
Victory Primary School Victory Primary School, 46 Rodney Road, London 3.8 8
Keyworth Primary School Faunce Street, London 3.2 10
Southwark Constuction Apprenticeships Elephant Road, London N/A N/A
SCHOOLS COURSES AND CAREER DEV Elephant & Castle Complex, Elephant & Castle, London N/A N/A
Ark Globe Academy Harper Road, London 3.4 68
Hurley Pre-school Hurley House, Kempsford Road, London 5 5
St Johns Pre-school St Johns Centre, 64 Larcom Street, London 5 9
St Joseph’s Junior School Pitman Street, London 4.9 7
Magic Roundabout Nursery Kennington – Day Nursery and Preschool (3 months to 5 years old) 35 Sutherland Square, London 4.6 23
Childminding By Sharene Buckle Townsend Street, London 5 1

The number of hospitals, pharmacies and doctors in Walworth

Walworth 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
Penrose Surgery 33 Penrose Street, London 4 222
Aylesbury Medical Centre at Nexus Health Group Thurlow Street, London 2 65
Villa Street Medical Centre 47 Villa Street, London 4.1 54
Wooden Spoon House Community health centre, 5 Dugard Way, London N/A N/A

Post offices of Walworth

Nearby post offices simplify sending and getting packages. Walworth 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
Kennington and Walworth Delivery Office Royal Mail Kennington and Walworth Delivery Office, 111-123 Crampton Street, London 3.3 106
Walworth Post Office 234, 236 Walworth Road, London 3.7 642
Royal Mail Post Office 32 New Kent Road, Elephant and Castle, London 2.6 8
Bartholomew Street Post Office 23 Bartholomew Street, London 4.2 10

Tube & Train stations within the region of Walworth

Train and tube stations in Walworth can provide you with direct links to nearby cities and hence, they are a desirable feature for people when deciding on a place to live. Those who move into a city with direct transport links are able to travel further for work and will maybe spend less time commuting. Find a table below about where these transport links are:

Train or tube station name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Elephant & Castle Elephant Road, London 3.7 120
Kennington United Kingdom 3.9 92
Elephant & Castle London Road, Elephant and Castle, London 3.9 300

Things we love about Walworth

Walworth has a distinct culture and atmosphere. At Cozee we looked at features that define the area’s vibe like food, nightlife, green space, and more. Whether you love to eat or you love to take part in the night life of a city, Walworth has something for your tastes. Explore spots below to get a feel for life here.

What are the range of supermarkets like?

Grocery shopping is another important activity you will do if you move into the area of Walworth. 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.

We weren’t able to find any supermarket in this area. If we were wrong, tell us in the comments the name and address of your local supermarket or grocery store. We’ll amend this page

Museums & Galleries nearby

An area lives because of the people who live, work and interact. Art is a great way to discover an area in a new way. If you are looking to move in Walworth we definitely recommend that you check for galleries, museums and other cultural institutions. They provide a great source of enjoyment over the weekends.

Museum name Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
The Cinema Museum 2 Dugard Way, Renfrew Road, London 4.7 342
Halahan Associates 38 Kitson Road, London 5 2
Elephant job 179 Camberwell Road, London N/A N/A

Pubs

As Londoners at Cozee, we cherish our weekly visits to the local pub. Why not embrace the same in your new living space? We’ve diligently tested and reviewed all the pubs in Walworth – well, not literally, but we wish we had! Here’s our list of the finest pubs in Walworth.

We have not found any great pubs in this area. If we were wrong, tell us in the comments the name and address of your local pub. We’ll amend this page. Would be a shame not to let people know what is your hidden gem!

The types of restaurants

The below table gives you a good idea of what kind of options there are for eating out. In Walworth, you may find things like Italian, Chinese or even Indian takeouts. Take a look below if you are visiting or want to move here if eating out is a big deal for you.

Restaurant Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Dragon Castle 100 Walworth Road, London 4.3 968
Domino’s Pizza – London – Elephant and Castle 146, 148 Newington Butts, Elephant and Castle, London 4.3 488
The Old Red Lion 42 Kennington Park Road, London 4.3 798
Toulouse Lautrec 140 Newington Butts, London 4.3 932
McDonald’s 198/200 Walworth Road, London 4.3 2766
Red Planet Pizza 33 Bartholomew Street, London 4.3 73
Jasmine Garden 33 Bartholomew Street, London 4.3 90
Zeret Kitchen 216-218 Camberwell Road, London 4.3 991
Nando’s Elephant & Castle Unit 4, Metro Central Heights, 119 Newington Causeway, Elephant and Castle, London 4.3 1874
Mr Ma Kitchen 150 Newington Butts, London 4.3 19
Chicken Cottage 278 Walworth Road, London 4.3 173
Dallas Chicken & Ribs – Camberwell 30 Camberwell Road, London 4.3 61
Chatkhara Restaurant 84 Walworth Road, London 4.3 356
CheeMc Elephant&Castle 310 Walworth Road, London 4.3 921
Oriental Tasty Express 54 East Street, London 4.3 50
Orbit Beers Brewery & Taproom 225 & 228 Fielding Street, London 4.3 165
Bayroot 8 Camberwell Road, London 4.3 427
Ibbs Restaurant 6 Arnside Street, London 4.3 139
Hoa Phuong 4 Hampton Street, London 4.3 188
Rincon Costeno Arch 146, Eagle Yard Arch, Hampton Street, London 4.3 379

Gyms in Walworth

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, Walworth could be instrumental in helping you stay in shape – a valuable amenity in close proximity.

Gym Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Tempo 301 H4.R8, 2 Ash Avenue, London 4.3 174
The Gym Group London Walworth Road 332, 334 Walworth Road, London 4.3 606
Snap Fitness Elephant & Castle 24 Hour Gym 130, 138 Newington Butts, Elephant and Castle, Southwark 4.3 203
Obi Health and Fitness Limited Pascall House, Draco Street, London 4.3 3
The Castle Centre 2 Saint Gabriel Walk, London 4.3 449
Strength Armstrong 2 Angel Lane, London 4.3 1
TheWeekending Arch 6, Manor Place Depot, Angel Lane, London 4.3 26
Barefootyoga 4 Browning Street, London 4.3 12
BarePaws Yoga Ltd 4 Browning Street, London 4.3 88
RYZE LONDON 2A Manor Place, London 4.3 N/A
Beyond Pilates London 3a Peacock Yard, Iliffe Street, London 4.3 3
Robin white fit Marlborough Close, London 4.3 7
Lost in Yoga Arch 265 Urlwin Street, London 4.3 60
Meredith Anderson Pilates Apt, 703 Blackwood, Victory Place, London 4.3 3
Creation Outdoor Gym Canal Street, London 4.3 1
Hannah Maher Yoga Elephant Road, London 4.3 16
MoreYoga ELEPHANT & CASTLE BRANCH, 4 New Lion Way, London 4.3 190
Gym 138 Newington Butts, Elephant and Castle, London 4.3 N/A
Burgess Park Outdoor Gym Depot Street, London 4.3 N/A
FORT 8 Farrell Court, Elephant Road, London 4.3 59

Green space in the city of Walworth

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

Park Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Jamyang London Buddhist Centre The Old Courthouse, 43 Renfrew Road, London 4.8 42
Walworth Garden Walworth Garden, 206 Manor Place, London 4.8 145
Nursery Row Park East Street, London 4 359
Burgess parkrun 40 Addington Square, London 4.5 202
Elephant Park Elephant Road, London 4.4 601
Addington Square 36 Addington Square, London 4.5 63
David Copperfield Gardens 120 New Kent Road, London 5 2
Falmouth Road Gardens London 4.6 11
Cleaver Square Cleaver Square, London 4.6 57
Pasley Park 39 Chapter Road, London 4.2 333
Nelson Wildlife Pond London 4.8 5
Faraday Gardens Walworth, London 4 3
Sutherland Square Garden Sutherland Square, London N/A N/A
Pelier Park Lambeth, London 4.1 24
Browning Settlement Garden 5 Morecambe Street, London N/A N/A
Pullens Gardens & Park Amelia Street, London 4.3 26
Walworth Square 29 Wansey Street, London 5 1
Southwark Peace Garden Walworth Methodist Church, 54 Camberwell Road, London N/A N/A
Lorrimore Square Park 12 Lorrimore Square, London 5 1
Boundary Lane Boulder Garden 32 Boundary Lane, London 3.5 2

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Comment below your thoughts about Walworth

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