Get to know Sydenham before buying a house in the area

Buying a house in south London

Sydenham is a leafy and desirable suburb located in the boroughs of Lewisham and Bromley, southeast London. This neighborhood is renowned for its beautiful residential areas, characterized by tree-lined streets, well-kept gardens, and a mix of architectural styles, ranging from Victorian and Edwardian properties to contemporary developments. Sydenham boasts a vibrant town center, complete with a bustling high street that offers a range of independent shops, cafes, and restaurants. The area is also home to several parks and green spaces, including the scenic Sydenham Hill Wood, providing ample opportunities for outdoor recreation. With its excellent transport links to central London and a strong sense of community, Sydenham offers a perfect balance between urban convenience and suburban tranquility.

Estate agents in Sydenham

When buying a house, this list wouldn’t be complete without mentioning all the relevant estate agents in the area. Estate agents generally help you buy, rent, or sell your property. At Jukes, we have been committed to the South London community for over 40 years, and we intend to be there for you when buying a house.

Estate agent’s name Address Average Rating Number of ratings Phone number Website
Eaton Green United Kingdom N/A N/A No phone number Visit website
Grey Olive Homes 24a Sydenham Road, London N/A N/A 01322 518022 Visit website
Acorn 54 Sydenham Road, London N/A N/A No phone number Visit website
Sunsetrise Property Investment and Management LTD 163 Kirkdale, London N/A N/A 07519 087553 no website
Croydon Grand Properties Ltd 74-80 Wells Park Road, London N/A N/A 020 8664 1853 no website
Pedder Land Commercial Professional United Kingdom N/A N/A No phone number no website
Omega Property Services 20 Sydenham Road, London 5 4 020 8690 3425 Visit website
Barnard Marcus Estate Agents Sydenham 13 Sydenham Road, London 4.8 135 020 8776 9384 Visit website
Robinson Jackson Sydenham Estate Agents 256 Kirkdale, London 4.8 124 020 8776 6660 Visit website
Acorn Estate Agents and Letting Agents in Sydenham 278-280 Kirkdale, London 4.7 140 020 8776 7070 Visit website
Mann Sales and Letting Agents Sydenham 63 Sydenham Road, London 4.5 210 020 3151 9505 Visit website
Jukes Estate Agents 76 High Street, London 4.4 132 020 8653 9393 You are already here
CKB Estate Agents 60 Sydenham Road, London 4.2 144 020 3701 2822 Visit website
Propertyworld -Sydenham 4 Sydenham Road, London 3.8 82 020 8488 0011 Visit website

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Places of worship in Sydenham

London is a city with many different faiths and religious backgrounds. Oftentimes, people of different faiths live in Sydenham so if you are considering a move nearby the borough of Sydenham, you might want to check where your local Mandir, church or mosque will be. We’ve made an effort to include a wide range of faiths in this list. However, if you believe that your faith isn’t included, please let us know, and we’ll be sure to add it..

Churches to visit in Sydenham

Church’s name Address Average Rating Number of ratings Phone number Website
Beneficial Veracious Christ Church 3 Peak Hill Avenue, London 5 2 020 7639 4058 Visit website
Church of the Resurrection of Our Lord (RC) 165-169 Kirkdale, London 4.7 22 020 8291 5766 Visit website
St Philip The Apostle C Of E Church 11 Coombe Road, London 4.5 2 020 8699 4930 Visit website
Parish Church of Saint Michael and All Angels 1A Trewsbury Road, London N/A N/A 020 8778 4563 no website
Holy Trinity Church Sydenham and Forest Hill Trinity Path, London 4.9 18 020 8699 0172 Visit website
Holy Trinity SE20 66 Lennard Road, London 4.5 45 020 8778 7258 Visit website
Forest Hill Community Church 17 Sydenham Road, London 5 2 020 8776 5050 Visit website
st barthelmwz church The Firs, 44-46 Lawrie Park Gardens, London N/A N/A N/A no website
St Bartholomew’s Church 4 Westwood Hill, London 4.6 50 020 3422 5343 no website
NTCG Sydenham 141 Newlands Park, London 4.5 2 N/A Visit website
ministère de la parole de la réconciliation 141 Newlands Park, London 5 1 N/A Visit website
The Grove Centre Church 2 Jews Walk, London 4.4 19 020 8778 8601 Visit website
Grace Church Sydenham Taylor’s Lane, London 4.3 6 020 3724 1445 Visit website
All Saints Church Trewsbury Road, London 4.6 9 020 8778 3065 Visit website
ICM 4 Trinity Path, London N/A N/A N/A no website
St Johns Church 2 Saint John’s Road, London 4.5 19 020 8778 6176 Visit website

Mandirs in Sydenham

Name of the temple Address Average Rating Number of ratings Phone number Website
We did not found any data on temples in this location

Mosques in Sydenham that you can visit

Name of the Mosque Address Average Rating Number of ratings Phone number Website
We did not found any data on Mosques in this location

Synagogues in Sydenham

Name of the Synagogue Address Average Rating Number of ratings Phone number Website
We did not found any data on Synagogues in this location

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Check our deep dive analysis on property prices around Sydenham

Buying a house is an important investment and knowing the price dynamics can help you work out a budget, define a mortgage amount and more. To help you in this decision process, we have analysed around 25 years worth of data and looked at how house prices have evolved around Sydenham/.

Share your opinion of Sydenham

We are always keen to hear what people living in Sydenham have to say about the area. Feel free to share your thoughts, your tips and the places you love the most in the comment sections. We do read them and will update these pages if your contribution provides genuine and great recommendations.

Have look at nearby areas

If you are not certain about moving in Sydenham, maybe have a quick look at the other areas around and you may find the right vibe you want to live in.

Why we think Sydenham is a great place

In this section we try to share with you why Sydenham is such a great place to live. In order to do so, with the Jukes team we tried to understand what would be the vibe, the culture of Sydenham. We decided to come up with the following items and decided to share them with you. Whether you are a true foodie, a gym regular or a religious person, we tried to capture the essence of Sydenham.

Pubs in the borough of Sydenham

Pubs are fun places to let off some steam or have some fun as a team. At Jukes, we have our own favourite list of pubs we visit as a team whenever we have good news or want to celebrate. Wherever you go in London, there are usually pubs not too far away so finding the best ones can be a struggle. Nonetheless, have a look at our list of what we believe are the best ones in the area and if you’d like, share your own experiences or recommendations in the comments.

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!

In Sydenham, where are the supermarkets to shop at?

Thinking of going out for groceries? Have a quick look out the closest grocery stores and supermarkets in Sydenham. If you are about to move in the area, knowing that you will have a solution for your groceries is big plus

Supermarket’s name Address Average Rating Number of ratings Phone number Website
PFC SYDENHAM 42 Sydenham Road, London 4 145 020 8659 0697 Visit website
Sainsbury’s Local 313-315 Kirkdale, London 3.6 44 0330 013 7191 Visit website
Costsaver 40 Sydenham Road, London 3.7 17 020 8616 4740 no website
Tesco Express 42 Sydenham Road, London 3.4 32 0333 345 2521 Visit website
Premier 5 Newlands Park, London 3.7 23 020 8778 6312 Visit website
Lidl 106 Sydenham Road, London 3.9 1133 020 3966 5566 Visit website
Tesco Express 139-145 Kirkdale, London 3.2 53 0333 345 1839 Visit website
Istanbul Supermarket 91 Sydenham Road, London 4.1 57 020 8778 6282 no website
WELLSPARK SUPERMARKET 74-76 Wells Park Road, London 4.1 87 020 8699 3310 no website
Premier 1 High Level Drive, London 3 1 020 8778 0197 Visit website

Restaurants in Sydenham

If you’re looking for the range of restaurants in Sydenham, consider what type of food you like the most and then use our list below to work out what your favourites are:

Name of the restaurant Address Average Rating Number of ratings Phone number Website
Golden City Chinese Takeaway 58 Sydenham Road, London 3.7 181 020 8778 6172 no website
Chefs Delight 69 Sydenham Road, London 4.5 408 020 8778 6415 no website
Subway 83 Sydenham Road, London 3.6 149 020 8659 4309 Visit website
The Greyhound Sydenham The Greyhound, 313-315 Kirkdale, London 4.3 1018 020 8659 0231 Visit website
On the Hoof Bistro Sydenham 23 Sydenham Road, London 4.3 230 020 8659 7333 Visit website
Morley’s Sydenham 95 Sydenham Road, London 3.8 90 N/A Visit website
161 Food+Drink 161 Kirkdale, London 4.7 160 020 3602 7980 Visit website
Mr Kebabish London 107 Sydenham Road, London 4.3 183 020 8659 6224 Visit website
Hibagon Sushi & Grill 124 Kirkdale, London 4.3 209 020 8291 2901 Visit website
Craft Metropolis – Penge 47 High Street, London 5 251 N/A Visit website
Home Taste 229 Dartmouth Road, London 3.9 49 020 8699 4451 no website
Greedy Chef Indian Takeaway 176 Dartmouth Road, London 4 61 020 8291 6554 Visit website
Penge Masala 75 High Street, London 3.8 139 020 8776 8181 Visit website
Tang’s Chinese 4 Parish Lane, Crystal Palace, London 4.1 69 020 8659 0273 Visit website
Gurkha’s Nepalese and Indian Cuisine 67 Sydenham Road, London 4.5 435 020 8778 3322 Visit website
Bridge House 2 High Street, London 4.3 1065 020 8778 2100 Visit website
Healthy Options 142 Sydenham Road, London 4.2 87 020 8676 0459 no website
Brown & Green Cafe Mayow Park, Sydenham Recreation Ground, London 4.2 294 020 8676 0822 Visit website
Mr Pizza Lewisham, 223 Dartmouth Road, London 4.3 38 020 8699 2299 Visit website
Pizza Go Go Sydenham 129 Sydenham Road, London 3.3 135 020 8778 9988 Visit website

Cinemas to enjoy a movie in Sydenham

This year there have been a lot of cool new movies in the cinema. When buying a house in Sydenham, it’s good to know where you can catch the latest hits in the cinema. Have a look below:

Name of the cinema Address Average Rating Number of ratings Phone number Website
We did not found any data on cinemas in this location

What are the gym facilities like in Sydenham?

The rising numbers of employees working from home has also been followed by an increase in the frequentation of gyms. If you are looking for a gym in Sydenham to work out in, have a look at our list below.

Gym’s name Address Average Rating Number of ratings Phone number Website
Darren Tickle – Pilates For Everybody 11c Charleville Circus, London 5 2 07956 847566 Visit website
PureGym London Sydenham 291 Kirkdale, London 3.8 472 0344 477 0005 Visit website
Shapers Sydenham 10 Sydenham Station Approach, London 3.9 44 N/A Visit website
Pilates & Yoga with Adam Murby The Sydenham Centre, 44a Sydenham Road, London 5 6 07932 402404 Visit website
Crystal Palace National Sports Centre Ledrington Road, London 4 1686 020 8778 0131 Visit website
Crystal Palace Gymnastics Club Crystal Palace National Sports Centre, Ledrington Road, London 3.2 20 07807 902180 Visit website
Fitbirds Fitness Mayow Park, London 5 22 07871 520946 Visit website
PAULIUS FITNESS 291 Kirkdale, London N/A N/A 07400 206224 Visit website
Dragonfly yoga studio 22a, 24 Sydenham Road, London 4.7 64 020 8004 9059 Visit website
Present Pilates 44 Sydenham Road, London 5 2 07920 746778 Visit website
The Gym Group London Sydenham 74-78 Sydenham Road, London 4.6 505 0300 303 4800 Visit website
Better Gym Crystal Palace National Sports Centre, London 3.2 49 020 8778 0131 Visit website
Temple of Strength Fitness Studio 21 High Street, London 4.7 78 07904 354838 Visit website
Present Pilates 2 Saint John’s Road, London 5 6 07920 746778 Visit website
Green Life Yoga 140 Sydenham Road, London N/A N/A 07779 336158 Visit website

Green spaces around Sydenham

London, compared to other major cities, is well equipped in parks and green spaces and we love them. Sydenham counts 20 parks. Here is the list with their location:

Parks’s name Address Average Rating Number of ratings Phone number Website
Crystal Palace Park Thicket Road, London 4.5 12249 020 8050 7120 Visit website
Crystal Palace Caravan and Motorhome Club Campsite Old Cople Lane, Crystal Palace Parade, London 4.5 525 020 8778 7155 Visit website
Sydenham Wells Park Taylor’s Lane, London 4.5 695 N/A Visit website
Lawrie Park Ancient Oak Tree Lawrie Park Avenue, London 5 3 N/A no website
Sydenham Gate Crystal Palace Park Road, London 4 2 N/A no website
Workmen’s Grave Westwood Hill, London 5 1 N/A Visit website
Amberley Grove Green 27 Westwood Hill, London N/A N/A N/A no website
Chulsa Green Agate House, Crystal Palace Park Road, London 5 1 N/A no website
Fishermen’s Gate 51 Crystal Palace Park Road, London 4.7 3 N/A no website
The Secret Garden Thicket Road, London 5 1 N/A no website
Fishing Lake Crystal Palace Park Road, London 4.6 7 N/A Visit website
Smart bench 55 Sydenham Road, London 5 1 N/A no website
The Maze Fisherman’s Rise, London 4.5 19 N/A no website
Penge Gate Penge, London 5 4 N/A no website
Bowl Lake Fisherman’s Rise, London 4.5 4 N/A no website
Palace Lawn London N/A N/A N/A no website
Alexandra Recreation Ground Alexandra Road, London 4.2 320 N/A no website
Wells park -woodland trail 43 Longton Avenue, London 4.8 5 N/A no website
Westwood Hill Gate 104 Westwood Hill, London 4 1 N/A Visit website
Grow Mayow Mayow Park, Mayow road, London 4.3 23 N/A Visit website

Places you might need in Sydenham

When moving to a new neighbourhood, you might want to check where the main facilities around the area are before you make the big decision. Using the resource below, you will be able to find the information to contact places like dentists, general practitioners, hospitals and even the local amenities nearby your future home.

Post offices in Sydenham

Amongst the public services we expect to have when living somewhere, post offices are high up in the list. Simply because they allow us to send and receive parcels or mail and even with a more digitalised world we still love being able to receive a nice holiday card from our friends and family.

There is/are 1 post office(s) in Sydenham.

Name of the Post Office Address Average Rating Number of ratings Phone number Website
Sydenham Post Office 44 Sydenham Road, London 3.7 150 020 8778 0153 Visit website

Hospitals and medical facilities in Sydenham

Hospitals in Sydenham

There is/are 1 hospital(s) in Sydenham in Sydenham. Here are the details of the nearby hospitals (1000m radius of the area)

Hospital’s name Address Average Rating Number of ratings Phone number Website
Sam healthcare Care Services Limited Unit 129, Regent House Business Centre, 291-307 Kirkdale, London N/A N/A 07848 460940 Visit website

Doctor offices in Sydenham

There is/are 15 doctor(s) in Sydenham in Sydenham. Here are the details the nearby doctor offices (1000m radius of the area)

Doctor’s name Address Average Rating Number of ratings Phone number Website
Cosmedoctor 21 Sydenham Road, London N/A N/A 0845 833 9677 no website
Dr N Robinson – Wells Park Practice 1 Wells Park Road, London N/A N/A 020 8699 2840 no website
Dr P Gupta – Wells Park Practice 1 Wells Park Road, London 2 1 020 8699 2840 Visit website
Dr K Bevan-mogg – Wells Park Practice 1 Wells Park Road, London N/A N/A 020 8699 2840 no website
Wells Park Practice 1 Wells Park Road, London 2.3 152 020 8699 2840 Visit website
Vita Health Group Jubilee Stand, London 4.5 283 020 8778 9050 Visit website
Morant Dr P 2 Sydenham Road, London N/A N/A 020 8778 8552 no website
The Hearing Care Partnership 6 Sydenham Road, London N/A N/A 020 3773 5501 Visit website
Williams Dr Ruth 1 Wells Park Road, London N/A N/A 020 8699 2840 no website
Medicspot Clinic Sydenham 136 Kirkdale, London 5 3 020 3637 8398 Visit website
Sadex Carley Clinic United Kingdom 5 1 N/A no website
HearingNow Clinic in Vita Health Group – Crystal Palace Jubilee Stand, London 5 22 0800 001 6638 Visit website
Happyfeetpod 170 Dartmouth Road, London 5 9 020 3489 1090 Visit website
Dr R Singh – Dr R Singh & Partner The White House Dental Surgery, 52 High Street, London N/A N/A 020 8800 6507 no website
Marc Rosenfeld’s Podiatry Clinic 148 Sydenham Road, London 5 13 020 8244 9536 no website

Dental practices in Sydenham

There is/are 2 dentist(s) in Sydenham in Sydenham. Here are the details the nearby dentists (1000m radius of the area)

Dentist’s name Address Average Rating Number of ratings Phone number Website
Damira Penge Dental Practice 52 High Street, London 4.2 85 020 8778 6181 Visit website
Mrs Djan – Djan Bolney Court, 3 Lawrie Park Road, London N/A N/A 0844 387 9980 no website

Education around Sydenham

If you have childrens or if you are studying it is important for you to know what are the different educational facilities in your neighbourhood. Also we are currently working on an analysis of the educational data in Sydenham and will soon provide you with a full analysis of the school system.

Primary schools in Sydenham

There are 7 schools in Sydenham. Have a look at the list below and don’t hesitate to reach out to the school team for more information.

Name of the school Address Average Rating Number of ratings Phone number Website
Alexandra Junior School Cator Road, London 2.3 3 020 8778 3961 Visit website
St Bartholomew’s Primary School The Peak, London 4.7 3 020 8699 8537 Visit website
Kelvin Grove Primary School Kelvin Grove, London 4.7 16 020 8699 6300 Visit website
Sydenham Junior School 15 Westwood Hill, London N/A N/A 020 8557 7070 Visit website
St joseph’s federation Crown Dale, London N/A N/A N/A no website
Our lady and st phillip neri Sunnydene Street, London N/A N/A N/A no website
Harris Primary Academy Crystal Palace Malcolm Road, London 4 19 020 8778 4742 Visit website

Secondary schools in Sydenham

There is/are 2 secundary school(s) in Sydenham. If you are looking to put your teenage childrens in one of the following schools, don’t hesitate to reach out to the teams either by calling the school or by reaching out to them via their website

Name of the school Address Average Rating Number of ratings Phone number Website
Sydenham High School GDST 19 Westwood Hill, London 2.9 10 N/A Visit website
Sydenham Junior School 15 Westwood Hill, London N/A N/A 020 8557 7070 Visit website

Universities in Sydenham

There is/are 3 university/universities in Sydenham. Check out the list below to see which universities and which special courses they offer.

Name of University Address Average Rating Number of ratings Phone number Website
GLL College Crystal Palace National Sports Centre, Ledrington Road, London 4.5 2 020 8676 7550 Visit website
moss 57A Crystal Palace Park Road, London N/A N/A N/A no website
Next Generation Pro FA Crystal Palace National Sports Centre, Ledrington Road, London N/A N/A 07375 357123 Visit website

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Tube & Train stations nearby Sydenham

It is pretty common to prioritise living near a transportation facility. In our experience, having to walk more than 10 to 15 minutes from a train or tube station can be a deal-breaker when buying a house because commuting to work or getting about is a priority for a lot of people.

Check out the stations around Sydenham to see if you’ll be living close to a station when looking in the area.

There is/are 3 train station(s) in Sydenham

Name of the station Address Average Rating Number of ratings Phone number Website
Sydenham London 4 63 N/A Visit website
Penge West Penge West Station, Anerley Park, London 3.9 35 N/A Visit website
Penge East Penge East Station, Station Road, London 4.1 52 N/A Visit website

There is no data available on tube stations in Sydenham

Name of the station Address Average Rating Number of ratings Phone number Website
We did not found any data on tube stations in this location

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What things to do are there in Sydenham?

Activities to do in Sydenham

Sydenham continuously boils with life, activities and events to go to. There are a great number of websites and places to find out what you can do, but maybe the best one to look for is TimeOut.

The page we have linked here is updated constantly and shows the most appealing things to do in South London, including in Sydenham.

When on the hunt for your next home, we believe it is key to understand where you are about to step foot into. The night life, the exhibitions, the community events are important for understanding how you could project yourself within the area.

The places in Sydenham

To help you find the best places to visit in the area, visit our page where you will be able to see ALL the different places that we think are cool to visit in Sydenham. You can toggle the different filters you are most interested in and choose from being able to view restaurants, pubs, outdoor spaces, gyms and also the places in Sydenham that generally make it a nice place to live.

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