Part of the Boroughs of Bromley, Lewisham and Southwark, SE26 comprises Sydenham and parts of Crystal Palace. Once a small settlement, SE26 started to attract crowds in the 1600s when water springs in the area now known as Wells Park were said to have medicinal qualities. The 20th century saw rapid growth in the area and today SE26 is a bustling and vibrant area with plenty to offer in terms of facilities and amenities. You will find a number of attractions within easy reach of SE26, such as the Dulwich Picture Gallery, the Horniman Museum and the Horniman Aquarium.
A number of retail and office spaces can be found throughout SE26, with a number of different business types occupying them. Amongst the variety of businesses and professionals you will find in SE26 include computer companies, building firms, theatre companies, communications service providers, financial advisors, interior designers, charity offices and advertising agencies.
Entertainment And Dining Out
A variety of entertainment options can be enjoyed in and around SE26, so you will find a range of ways to fill your evenings. Within a few miles you can enjoy the Utrophia arts centre, catch a movie at the historic Ritzy Cinema or enjoy a performance at Theatre Peckham. When it comes to dining options, you will be able to look forward to a variety of options, with delicious cuisine from many parts of the world. Enjoy South Asian cuisine at Gurkha’s, sample Turkish cooking at Antep Mangal or enjoy hearty British dishes at The Exhibition Rooms.
You can look forward to decent transport links across SE26, with mainline services available from Sydenham and Penge East railway stations. You can also enjoy efficient over ground transportation, with regular and reliable bus services as well as a good network of taxis.