Finding everything you want in a place to live in one location can be a difficult challenge. There can be so many things you want to make the area around your home perfect for you that it can mean you have a tough search ahead. However, this pursuit can be made easy because the London region has so much to offer. There are many great postcode areas to take a look at, including the SE13 district.
SE13 is one of the many smaller areas within the larger South Eastern postcode region. There are twenty-eight of these subsections that range from SE1 to SE28, as well as SE1P code that is used for direct marketing rather than representing it’s own specific location. There new areas were introduced from 1917 onwards so that mail delivery and the information on street signs could be improved and transportation and navigation could be made easier and more precise. The SE code was created in 1857.
Lewisham, Hither Green and Ladywell use the SE13 code and are found within the Boroughs of Lewisham and Greenwich, using the post town address of LONDON. SE13 is close by to the SE3, SE4, SE6, SE8, and SE10 postcode areas that home such places as Blackheath, Catford, Hither Green, Brockley, Honor Oak Park, Deptford, Greenwich and more. House prices here range from about £271,000 to £919,000 for two to five bedrooms and flats start at approximately £197,000 for a single room and the maximum is £323,000 for three bedrooms, with four bedroom accommodation also being available. The most expensive housing in the area is found in St. Austell Road.
Lewisham is a London suburb that was once known for having the largest Sainsbury’s in Europe but today has the largest Police station in Europe. Lewisham Shopping centre is the main retail spot in the area and features many popular brand stores and there is also a local market held daily. The clock tower built to celebrate the Diamond Jubilee of Queen Victoria is it’s main landmark. Lewisham Swimming Club is popular, meeting in Ladywell Swimming Baths, and has had several distinguished members. Hither Green is known for it’s village atmosphere. It is close by to shopping areas in Blackheath, Lewisham and Catford and has frequent transport links to the rest of region. Mountsfield Park is it’s major open space, but there is also Manor House Gardens and Manor Park nearby. Park Fever Hospital is situated here, as is the Corbett estate, an area of Victorian homes. The local churches are St. Swithun’s and Wesleyan church. One of the largest driving test centres in the county is based here.
SE13 as a whole has been home to many notable people including former PM James Callaghan, former Archbishop and activist Desmon Tutu, actors Gray Oldman, Timothy Spall, Jude Law and Jessica Hynes, comedian Spike Milligan, TV personalities Danny Baker and Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen, musicians Bill Wyman, Sid Vicious, Natasha Bedingfield and Kate Bush, as well as cricketer W. Grace.
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