Is West Wickham a nice place to live in?

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London from above

Wikipedia gives us the quick following overview of the area: “ West Wickham is an area of South East London, England, in the London Borough of Bromley. It lies south of Park Langley,Eden Park Beckenham and Bromley town center, west of Hayes and north of Coney Hall, east of Spring Park and Shirley. 10.3 miles (16.6 km) south-east of Charing Cross on the line of a Roman road, the London to Lewes Way. Before the creation of Greater London in 1965, West Wickham was in Kent. “

Things we love about West Wickham

West Wickham 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, West Wickham has something for your tastes. Explore spots below to get a feel for life here.

The range of gyms in West Wickham

Working from home means more gym time for many. With chains like EasyGym and PureGym, it’s easy to stay fit in West Wickham.

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

Green spaces and parks of West Wickham

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 West Wickham in more detail.

Park Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Jubilee Gardens Belvedere Road, London 4.5 1413
Elm Court 1 Pump Court, London 4.3 6
Middle Temple Gardens 3 Middle Temple Lane, Temple, London 4.7 82
Bernie Spain Gardens South Bank, London 4.4 488
Bloomsbury Square Garden 14 Bloomsbury Square, London 4.3 2017
The Phoenix Garden 21 Stacey Street, London 4.6 461
LGBT Chairs ️‍ Ground Floor, South East Wing, Bush House, 300 Strand, London 5 1
Victoria Embankment Gardens 4 Temple Place, Temple, London N/A N/A
Potnotch Jubilee Market, Tavistock Street, London 5 1
London Memorial Garden Savoy Place, London 3.8 4
Drury Lane Gardens 58 Drury Lane, London 3.9 16
Fountain Court Temple, London 4.6 8
Southbank boardwalk South Bank, Unnamed Road, London 4.8 13
Street Art Skaterpark 337-338 Belvedere Road, London N/A N/A
National Theatre garden terrace South Bank, National Theatre, London N/A N/A
The Diamond Jubilee Penny Maze Henrietta Street, London 5 1
Southbank (River Thames South) Walkpath. Unnamed Road, London 4.8 18
Victoria Embankment Gardens Villiers Street, London 4.6 2523
Diamond Jubilee Garden St Pauls Church, Bedford Street, London 4.4 12
BIG 7 7 Bell Yard, London N/A N/A

Supermarkets in West Wickham

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

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 West Wickham below.

Museum name Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Joe’s Shed Village Joe’s Shed Village, The Grove, West Wickham 4.5 6

Restaurants in the area

West Wickham has a range of different eateries. This is important for someone who is moving to an area who wants to be able to eat out and not cook every day. The below table gives you an overview of what options you have.

Restaurant Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Harpers Restaurant 103 High Street, West Wickham 4.3 483
Corzâ Cafe Bar Restaurant 111, 113 High Street, West Wickham 4.3 518
Subway 116 High Street, West Wickham 4.3 126
KFC West Wickham – Wickham Road 206 High Street, West Wickham 4.3 921
Diwana Indian Restaurant 118 High Street, West Wickham 4.3 284
Wickham Cafe 138 High Street, West Wickham 4.3 443
Domino’s Pizza – London – West Wickham 27 High Street, West Wickham 4.3 90
The Railway Hotel Red Lodge Road, West Wickham 4.3 641
Prima Donnas 1-3 Red Lodge Road, West Wickham 4.3 475
Pizza Express 3 High Street, West Wickham 4.3 383
Topolino 130 High Street, West Wickham 4.3 296
The Wheatsheaf 135 High Street, West Wickham 4.3 340
Papa Johns Pizza 60 Glebe Way, West Wickham 4.3 105
Sonargaon Tandoori 42 Glebe Way, West Wickham 4.3 241
Marmaris Restaurant & Meze Bar – West Wickham 21 Ravenswood Crescent, West Wickham 4.3 445
Pizza Hut Delivery 38 Glebe Way, West Wickham 4.3 73
West Wickham Charcoal Grill 111 Station Road, West Wickham 4.3 11
Fireaway West Wickham 1, Bell Parade, Glebe Way, West Wickham 4.3 48
Roast Bistro the Library, 2 Glebe Way 2 Bell Parade (opposite, West Wickham 4.3 9
Wickham Bay 19 High Street, West Wickham 4.3 302

Pubs in the region

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 West Wickham. 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 West Wickham.

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 things you might need in West Wickham

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

Tube & Train stations nearby West Wickham

Train and tube stations in West Wickham 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
West Wickham United Kingdom 4.2 12

Hospitals, pharmacies and doctors in the area of West Wickham

West Wickham has 1 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
Addington Medical Centre 9 Wickham Court Road, West Wickham N/A N/A

Schools in and around the area of West Wickham

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

School Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
St Francis Preschool Ravenswood Avenue, West Wickham 5 3
Sunny Kids Pre-school Corkscrew Hill West Wickham Playing Fields, West Wickham 5 2
Hawes Down Primary School The Mead, West Wickham 3.9 7
Nigel Clayton 44 Courtfield Rise, West Wickham N/A N/A
Glebe School Hawes Lane, West Wickham 3.8 13
Oak Lodge Primary School Chamberlain Crescent, West Wickham 3.7 10
West Wickham Music Tuition 87A Station Road, West Wickham 5 4
West Wickham bsac scuba club Station Road, West Wickham N/A N/A
Andy Graham Music 101 High Street, West Wickham N/A N/A
West Wickham Sub Aqua Club West Wickham Leisure Centre, Station Road, West Wickham 5 1
Public Playground West Wickham West Wickham N/A N/A
Greystones Hall West Wickham N/A N/A
West Wickham Montessori Preschool Ravenswood Crescent, West Wickham 5 1
Private Piano and Flute Tuition 16 Manor Road, West Wickham N/A N/A
Riverside School West Wickham Hawes Lane, West Wickham N/A N/A
Rainbow Day Nursery West Wickham Hawes Lane, West Wickham N/A N/A
St David’s Prep Beckenham Road, West Wickham, Beckenham 4.2 6
Linden Leas Pre-School The Mead, West Wickham N/A N/A
Beckmead Park Academy Monks Orchard Road, Beckenham 4.3 12
Chaffinch brook Secondary school Monks Orchard Rd, Beckenham N/A N/A

Post offices of West Wickham

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

Post Office Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
West Wickham Post Office 39-41 High Street, West Wickham 3.3 78

What to do in West Wickham

West Wickham is vibrant with life, activities and to find out what to do in your area we recommend you to have a look at websites like Timeout. Timeout updates on a weekly basis things to do in West Wickham. To simplify you the task of finding the page here is the link to see the upcoming events in West Wickham. Also having a clear view of what is available in West Wickham and where is a great way to project yourself within this new area. This is why we created the following map where we gathered all the information you will find in this article.

What else is close by?

Whenever you’re not sure about if you want to move into an area for sure, making sure that you have considered your other options is important to confirm a decision or perhaps sway you in another direction. Find some other nearby regions to help you make a decision about West Wickham.

Neighbourhood name Link to our guide
New Addington See the guide here
Addington See the guide here
Shirley See the guide here
Elmers End See the guide here
New Addington See the guide here
Addington See the guide here
Shirley See the guide here
Elmers End See the guide here

Have you planned to buy or sell a property here? Make sure you check out our property prices guides and analysis before you decide to buy or sell.

Postcode area Link to our property price guide
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Familiar with West Wickham? We value your opinion

It would be great to hear what you think about West Wickham. Especially if you live there or have lived there in the past. Your opinion could really help as other people moving in could read this article and I’d also helps us understand you. So, we’d love your opinion of West Wickham below. Please leave some feedback if you have a moment

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