Located in the Borough of Southwark, Walworth is a residential area with a lot of open space around it. It has seen a number of famous residents over the years including Charlie Chaplin, Michael Caine, Bill Bailey, Michael Faraday and Charles Babbage, amongst others. The area is close to the Cuming Museum and St. George’s Cathedral while Westminster Abbey, Big Ben and Buckingham Palace are all within a short distance of Walworth.
Walworth has a number of retail spaces and serviced offices that cater for various businesses such as jewellery designers, solicitors, accountants, financial services, healthcare practitioners, charitable organizations, mortgage brokers, computer consultants and photographers. The area is also home to several trade union offices.
Entertainment And Dining Out
There is an abundance of entertainment venues offering different options to people in Walworth. Enjoy live music at places like The Coronet Theatre and the massive O2 Arena or catch a show at The Jellyfish Theatre or the Old Vic. Cinema goers can enjoy a unique experience at Roxy Bar & Screen while The Slug and Lettuce is great for an evening of laughter. When it comes to dining, Walworth has something for everyone. There is Chinese food at Dragon Castle while if seafood is the order of the day then visit The Lobster Pot. Habesha gives European cuisine with a modern twist and The Balti House is the place to go to enjoy delicious and exotic Indian dishes.
Walworth is close to Elephant & Castle and Kennington tube stations for access to the underground network. The Overground line can be accessed from Elephant & Castle Railway Station while Waterloo East railway station is also quite close to the area. There are plenty of buses and taxis connecting Walworth to the rest of the city.