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This is a unique guide to the best residential roads for houses and flats in Camberwell, SE5 in the London Borough of Southwark.

Camberwell is bordered by East Dulwich, Peckham, Walworth, Herne Hill and Brixton

Property in Camberwell ranges from Georgian and Victorian to modern flats. It has some of the best Georgian property in South London. Georgian property in Camberwell is cheaper than similar property north of the river. The London Overground is due to reach Denmark Hill station in 2012.

Camberwell’s best residential roads for houses and flats are detailed in these four groupings:

 

1. Grove roads SE5
Location: Roads between Camberwell Church Street and Grove Park on a hillside, 
History: The area was developed on land from Dr Lettom’s Grove Hill House (demolished)
and St Giles Church (the old vicarage?).
Local park: Lucas Gardens 
Railway station: Denmark Hill. 
Local shops: Camberwell Church Street
Best roads: Camberwell Grove, Grove Lane
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2. Ruskin Park roads 
Location: Roads between Champion Hill and Love Walk. 
History: The area was developed as the De Crespigny estate in 1870s
Local park: Ruskin Park 
Railway station: Denmark Hill. 
Local shops: Denmark Hill
Best roads: Champion Hill
Best flats: Ruskin House
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  3. Myatts Fields roads
Location: Roads between Camberwell New Road and Coldharbour Lane
History: The area was developed as the Minet estate in 1870s
Local park: Myatts Fields
Railway station: Loughborough Junction. 
Local shops: Camberwell New Road and Coldharbour Lane
Best roads: Flodden Road, Knatchbull Road
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  4. Burgess Park roads
Location: Roads between Camberwell Church Street and Burgess Park;
History: The area was developed after the Grand Surrey Canal was built in 1811.
Local park: Burgess Park 
Railway station: Elephant & Castle. 
Local shops: Camberwell Road
Best roads: Addington Square
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Prime Camberwell roads



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Beckenham
Bermondsey
Bexley
Blackheath
Borough
Brixton
Brockley
Bromley
Camberwell
Catford
Charlton
Croydon
Crystal Palace
Deptford
Dulwich Village
East Dulwich
Elephant and Castle
Eltham
Forest Hill
Greenwich
Herne Hill
Kennington
Lee
Lewisham
New Cross
Old Kent Road
Peckham
Rotherhithe
Southbank
Sydenham
Walworth
West Norwood
Woolwich


Addington Square

Camberwell Grove + History
Camberwell New Road
Camberwell Road
Champion Grove
Champion Hill
Cobourg Road
Denmark Road
Flodden Road
Grove Hill Road
Grove Lane
Grove Park
Havil Street
Knatchbull roads
Love Walk
Wells Way
Wilson Road

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