Falling under the London Borough of Lambeth, SW2 covers a range of areas including Brixton, Brixton Hill, Streatham Hill and Tulse Hill. While the area is largely residential, it does have a strong retail sector and a well known market, making it ideal for shopaholics. SW2 is also home to the central offices of the London Borough of Lambeth. The large Caribbean and African population in SW2 makes this a culturally diverse area and really adds to the character and vibrancy of SW2. There are many attractions and places within easy reach including the Dulwich Picture Gallery, Battersea Dogs and Cats Home and Battersea Power Station, which are all just a short distance away.
A range of businesses are based in SW2 including many retailers, so there is plenty of retail and office space around the area. Some of the businesses that are based in SW2 include charity offices, accountants, financial service providers, computer companies, freight companies and lettings agents.
Entertainment And Dining Out
When it comes to entertainment, you will always find plenty to keep you busy in and around SW2. You can enjoy fine arts at the Dulwich Picture Gallery or visit the historic Ritzy Cinema to catch a movie. For those who enjoy theatre, the Landor Pub Theatre is the place to go or for live music head to the nearby O2 Academy. You will be able to sample all sorts of cuisine in SW2, with many restaurants to choose from. Try delicious South Asian cooking at Curry Paradise, enjoy some Spanish delights at Brixton Space Tapas Bar or sample fine French cuisine at Upstairs Bar and Restaurant.
You can benefit from reliable and convenient transport links across SW2, so getting around is quick and simple. You can access the underground network from stations including Brixton and Clapham North tube stations while Herne Hill and Wandsworth Road railway stations provide access to mainline services. The area is also well served by taxis and bus services.