Just ten minutes' walk away, Dulwich Village is a charming area to explore, with a wealth of interesting bookshops, boutiques and brasseries. Dating from 1811, Dulwich is home to England's first public art gallery, Dulwich Picture Gallery.

There are many excellent places to eat in West Dulwich, including the hugely popular gastro pub, The Rosendale or for a special occasion, Beauberry House. Dulwich Golf Club with its spectacular views of London, Belair Park and its tennis courts are all close by.