Green area with personality and charm
Brockley is a relaxed and leafy place to live, yet also conveniently located within easy reach of Central London. It has a strong, friendly community with an artistic and independent character, reflected in the growing number of independent traders springing up in the area. Sitting centrally amongst the neighbourhoods of New Cross, Peckham and Lewisham, and with its up and coming gastronomical scene, Brockley has quickly grown in popularity.
There are an array of fantastic open spaces including Telegraph Hill and Hilly Fields parks which both offer stunning views over the city, together with Ladywell Fields and the beautiful Nunhead Cemetery and nature reserve.
Local life in Brockley
Finding a spot for a drink isn’t difficult either with fantastic pubs on the doorstep such as The Brockley Orchard, The Talbot and The Brookmill. For the beer connoisseurs, also try the Brockley Brewery Tap Room or the London Beer Dispensary.
Brockley has a well-deserved reputation as being something of a foodie hotspot. From top class fish and chips at the Brockley’s Rock to modern British fare at the Gantry, or some spice at Babur or the Masala Wala Cafe, all tastes are well catered for. Can’t decide what to eat? Try the famous Brockley farmers market, selling everything from vegan doughnuts to out of this world deep fried chicken burgers.
From Brockley station you can take direct trains to Shoreditch High St, Highbury & Islington and London Bridge. Further links are provided from Crofton Park with Thameslink services to Blackfriars and St Pancras and from Lewisham with DLR services direct to Canary Wharf.
- Post Office: 1
- Stores: There's lots of quirky cafés, bars and restaurants, artisan bakeries and independent stores
- Supermarket: Stock up at the Brockley Market every Saturday
- Walks: Wander about to take in Brockley's creative vibe and village-like atmosphere