Blackheath is a bustling area of south east London which spans the London Boroughs of Lewisham and Greenwich. The name was first recorded in 1166 and referred to an ancient meeting place. Today there is still heathland in the area, which has long been studied by botanists interested in the diverse flora and fauna. There are many fine examples of Georgian and Victorian buildings in this thriving community, which centres around the historic railway station. The area is very well connected, and Blackheath station has regular services running direct to London Charing Cross and London Victoria.
Setting up your business here
For people looking to set up their business in Blackheath, there are both period properties and purpose built offices available. Proximity to central London makes Blackheath the perfect location for those who want to benefit from the capital's connections, without living in the city centre. Blackheath attracts many different business owners. James Removals are based in the area as are Clifton Consulting.
A typical office in Blackheath
Here is an example of a typical office in this area:
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Things to do in Blackheath
The Folly Pond on the heath is a popular destination for an afternoon stroll. The heath itself is teaming with wildlife and is looked after by the Blackheath society, a local group who regularly put on events and entertainment. All Saints Church is a picturesque feature of the area. The Blackheath farmer's market is a regular event selling delicious and fresh local produce. For lovers of spicy food, Laicram is a popular Thai restaurant in the area, and Buenos Aires is a delightful restaurant specialising in Argentinian dishes and steaks. There are several traditional pubs in the area, and the Prince of Wales is the ideal venue to relax after a day in the office. The Blackheath Halls is a theatre showing many of the popular plays. Blackheath Lawn Tennis Club is another popular option for people with an active lifestyle.
- Tube lines: NA
- Mainline stations: Blackheath
- Nearest motorways: A20, A2
- Nearest airports: Heathrow, Stansted, Gatwick
- Other: Nearby Lewisham station is on the Docklands Light Railway