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Property in Forest Hill SE23

Those who don’t want to pay an SE22 premium will see the potential of Forest Hill. A leafy area, it’s blessed with some truly wonderful streets rolling down from the north side of London Road, lots of mansion blocks, family-friendly 1930’s homes atop the hill on Westwood Park and a fair dollop of affordable 1960’s townhouses. Tall period townies line Devonshire Road (with a few spectacular semis and detacheds) while huge gabled semis sit along Perry Vale.

Heading towards Kirkdale you’ll find everything from early Victorian, Edwardian and even 1980’s developments, with an elite clump of 1960’s homes built by the award-winning architect Norman Starrett. Despite the A205 slicing right through the centre, Forest Hill is a hit due to fair prices, good schools, great transport and varied property. The biggest attraction is no doubt the Horniman Museum, a family friendly destination with landscaped gardens, vast collection of Victorian taxidermy, regular exhibitions and events, nature reserve, aquarium, café, activity centres and huge collection of musical instruments. Ancient woodland at Sydenham Woods is very close on one of the highest hills in south London.

Forest Hill schools

Put simply, the primary schools are superb—pretty much all of them. Older children can attend Sydenham Girls’, Forest Hill Boys’ or Kingsdale which are all good state options. St Dunstan’s College is around the corner, while JAG’s Alleyn’s and Dulwich College are only a short drive from here.

SE23 shopping and leisure

Its recent popularity has seen a rise in chichi teahouses and coffee shops. There’s a Sainsbury’s, great gift shop (Bunka), beatnik gift and craft shop (Stag and Bow), WHSmith and really good sports/ski shop (Finches). Enjoy food at the Dartmouth Arms and comedy upstairs at the Hob. Several takeaways, Asian restaurants and hairdressers line the main roads.

Public transport from Forest Hill

Now the tube has arrived, Forest Hill enjoys links into the City and east London (Canada Water, Shoreditch, Hoxton, Whitechapel, Dalston and Highbury & Islington) also London Bridge and Victoria. Bus routes from London Road into town include nightbus services.


Properties in Forest Hill SE23

Honor Oak Rise  Forest Hill  SE23
Honor Oak Rise  Forest Hill  SE23 Honor Oak Rise  Forest Hill  SE23

Honor Oak Rise, Forest Hill, SE23

£1,200,000

Georgian townhouse of 1780sq.ft. on secret lane. 3/4 double beds, 1/2 receptions, dressing room/office, large kitchen, conservatory and beautiful south facing garden. Surrounded by wild woodland yet near trains/Overground and fab schools.

Tewkesbury Avenue  Forest Hill  SE23
Tewkesbury Avenue  Forest Hill  SE23 Tewkesbury Avenue  Forest Hill  SE23

Tewkesbury Avenue, Forest Hill, SE23

£999,950

Detached, double-fronted 5 bedroom home with sensational views, heaps of living space and off-street parking. Near Horniman Museum and Gardens, good schools and trains/Overground links.

Allenby Road  Forest Hill  SE23
Allenby Road  Forest Hill  SE23 Allenby Road  Forest Hill  SE23

Allenby Road, Forest Hill, SE23

£1,000,000

Detached do-upper with 4 double beds, 3 receptions, bathroom, shower room, 65ft garden and a detached garage. Close to Forest Hill trains/Overground, schools, shops, bars and restaurants. Chain free.

Honor Oak Park  Forest Hill  SE23
Honor Oak Park  Forest Hill  SE23 Honor Oak Park  Forest Hill  SE23

Honor Oak Park, Forest Hill, SE23

£1,150,000

Grand 7-bed semi opposite trains and Overground links at Honor Oak Park.family/TV room, rear kitchen/diner, garden and off-street parking for two cars. Close to superb schools and lovely independent shops and eateries.

Netherby Road  Forest Hill  SE23
Netherby Road  Forest Hill  SE23 Netherby Road  Forest Hill  SE23

Netherby Road, Forest Hill, SE23

£975,000

Fetching semi with fantastic views across London and a garden from heaven. 3 bedrooms, 2 receptions, original fireplaces and a large loft. Near Fairlawn Primary School, Peckham Rye Park and Horniman Museum. Chain free.

Devonshire Road  Forest Hill  SE23
Devonshire Road  Forest Hill  SE23 Devonshire Road  Forest Hill  SE23

Devonshire Road, Forest Hill, SE23

OIRO £1,250,000

Perfectly ace 5-double bedroom semi with aspiring additions, landscaped garden and off-street parking for 2 cars. 2-mins' walk to Forest Hill trains/Overground. Local schools, cafés, shops and bars are all rather brilliant.

Westwood Park  Forest Hill  SE23
Westwood Park  Forest Hill  SE23 Westwood Park  Forest Hill  SE23

Westwood Park, Forest Hill, SE23

£1,325,000

In Westwood's best corner, backing onto Horniman Gardens, this semi has a spectacular kitchen/diner, 5 beds, 3 baths, 2 receptions, an office, utility, parking and a huge west-facing garden. Trains/Overground/shops/bars 12 mins. Chain free.

Allenby Road  Forest Hill  SE23
Allenby Road  Forest Hill  SE23 Allenby Road  Forest Hill  SE23

Allenby Road, Forest Hill, SE23

£1,250,000

Delicious double-fronted, detached home (2700sq.ft) with 4-bedrooms, 2-bathrooms, double reception, sitting room, 90ft. garden and 3-room basement with its own entrance. 15-minutes' walk to Forest Hill for trains/Overground links, restaurants and bars, 3-minutes' walk to shops on Perry Vale.

Devonshire Road  Forest Hill  SE23
Devonshire Road  Forest Hill  SE23 Devonshire Road  Forest Hill  SE23

Devonshire Road, Forest Hill, SE23

£1,050,000

Dashing 5-double bed townhouse with impeccable style. Almost 2300sq.ft, over four floors, colossal kitchen/diner, interconnecting receptions, south-facing garden and off-street parking. Close to the station, town centre and excellent schools.

Honor Oak Rise  Forest Hill  SE23
Honor Oak Rise  Forest Hill  SE23 Honor Oak Rise  Forest Hill  SE23

Honor Oak Rise, Forest Hill, SE23

£1,300,000

This elegant 2,000sq.ft Grade II listed Georgian townhouse (c.1830) sits in the midst of protected woodland in a secluded lane in a Conservation Area. One of the first houses built in the locality, No.36 Honor Oak Rise belongs to an elegant terrace of historic homes tucked away beside the gates ...

Westwood Park  Forest Hill  SE23
Westwood Park  Forest Hill  SE23 Westwood Park  Forest Hill  SE23

Westwood Park, Forest Hill, SE23

£1,395,000

Resplendent semi-detached contemporary home with 5-bedrooms (easily tweaked to be 6), 2-receptions, 3-en suites and a family bathroom. Multiway bifold doors, integral media system, internal garage, large utility, downstairs cloakroom, off-street parking and a wonderful south-facing garden. ...

Westwood Park  Forest Hill  SE23
Westwood Park  Forest Hill  SE23 Westwood Park  Forest Hill  SE23

Westwood Park, Forest Hill, SE23

£1,395,000

Imaginatively designed semi-detached home with 5-bedrooms (easily tweaked to become 6), 2-receptions, 3-en suites and a family bathroom. Multiway bifold doors, integral media system, internal garage, large utility, downstairs cloakroom, off-street parking and a wonderful south west facing ...

Garlies Road  Forest Hill  SE23
Garlies Road  Forest Hill  SE23 Garlies Road  Forest Hill  SE23

Garlies Road, Forest Hill, SE23

Guide Price £1,175,000

Incredible detached, double-fronted home of almost 4,000sq.ft heaving with character, with 5-double bedrooms, a 5-room basement and 131ft south-facing garden. Near good schools and 12-minutes' walk to Forest Hill for trains, London Overground links, gastro pubs and coffee shops.

Forest Hill Road  Forest Hill  SE23
Forest Hill Road  Forest Hill  SE23 Forest Hill Road  Forest Hill  SE23

Forest Hill Road, Forest Hill, SE23

Must be seen £3,100 pcm

New to the market is this FANTASTIC FIVE bedroom PERIOD house with a lovely private garden on Forest Hill Road. This three storey house is a rarity offering much space throughout. With the decor of a quality finish, this home is superb, excellent for entertaining but beautiful for relaxing. ...

Bovill Road  Forest Hill  SE23
Bovill Road  Forest Hill  SE23 Bovill Road  Forest Hill  SE23

Bovill Road, Forest Hill, SE23

£1,150 pcm

Be quick to snap up this gorgeous 1 double bed ground flat located on a quiet residential street close to the station in Honor Oak Park SE23. The property compromises of a generously sized open plan living and kitchen, Spacious double bedroom, fantastic bathroom and small outdoor space. Honor ...

Honor Oak Rise  Forest Hill  SE23
Honor Oak Rise  Forest Hill  SE23 Honor Oak Rise  Forest Hill  SE23

Honor Oak Rise, Forest Hill, SE23

£1,400 pcm

This beautifully-presented, 2 double bedroom, 4th floor flat is surrounded by green spaces and boasts great views. Located at the top of a tranquil, no-through road, the flat has a light and airy feel throughout and comprises a good-sized reception room with open plan fitted kitchen. Both ...

Derby Hill  Forest Hill  SE23
Derby Hill  Forest Hill  SE23 Derby Hill  Forest Hill  SE23

Derby Hill, Forest Hill, SE23

£1,200 pcm

Perfectly located one double bed purpose built flat set within lovely grounds and literally 5 min walk to the ever so convenient transport links of Forest Hill. On first floor with neutral but bright decor throughtout and wooden floors keeping a modern feel. Storage is a plenty in the property ...

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