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Balham

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2018

Balham is a neighbourhood in inner South London.

Balham is now a suburb possessing many well-built Victorian terraced houses now highly valued as family homes.

It has been settled since Saxon times and large country retreats for the affluent classes were built here in the eighteenth century,. However, most development occurred after the opening of Balham station in 1856.

Balham is situated between four south London Commons, Clapham Common to the north, Wandsworth common to the west, Tooting Graveney Common to the south, and the adjoining Tooting Bec Common to the east - the latter two historically distinct areas are referred to by both Wandsworth council and most local people as Tooting Common. These give it a green feel and a distinct boundary that makes it stand out as a district in the area.

It possesses a railway to tube interchange (the origin of the phrase "Balham-Gateway to the South" was reputedly a genuine Southern Railway advertisement from the 1926 opening of the tube station). The stations connect Balham easily and quickly to both the City of London and the West End. All this has combined to make it a popular location and property prices have soared as middle class professionals have moved in displacing the more working class feel the district had up until the 1970s.


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THE STREETS OF BALHAM
& 141d Ramsden Road, SW12 A street within the SW12 postcode
Airedale Road, SW12 Airedale Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Alderbrook Road, SW12 Alderbrook Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Alderbrook School, SW12 A street within the SW12 postcode
Arthur Road, SW12 Arthur Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Atkins Road, SW12 Atkins Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Badminton Road, SW12 Badminton Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Baldwin Road, SW11 A street within the SW11 postcode
Balham Grove, SW12 Balham Grove is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Balham High Road, SW12 Balham High Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Balham Hill, SW12 Balham Hill is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Balham New Road, SW12 Balham New Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Balham Park Road, SW12 Balham Park Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Balham Park Road, SW17 Balham Park Road is a road in the SW17 postcode area
Balham Station Road, SW12 Balham Station Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Balham, SW12 A street within the SW12 postcode
Base Hammersmith, W6 Base Hammersmith is a street in Hammersmith.
Bedford Hill, SW12 Bedford Hill is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Bedforoad Hill, SW12 A street within the SW12 postcode
Beira Street, SW12 Beira Street is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Bellamy Street, SW12 Bellamy Street is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Belthorn Cres, SW12 A street within the postcode
Belthorn Crescent, SW12 Belthorn Crescent is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Birchlands Avenue, SW12 Birchlands Avenue is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Birkwood Close, SW12 Birkwood Close is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Birkwood Close, SW2 Birkwood Close is a road in the SW2 postcode area
Blandfield Road, SW12 Blandfield Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Blenkarne Road, SW12 Blenkarne Road is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Boundaries Road, SW12 Boundaries Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Boundaries Road, SW17 Boundaries Road is a road in the SW17 postcode area
Brierley Road, SW12 A street within the SW12 postcode
Burnbury Road, SW12 Burnbury Road is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Bushey Down, SW12 A street within the SW12 postcode
Byrne Road, SW12 Byrne Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Caistor Mews, SW12 Caistor Mews is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Caistor Road, SW12 Caistor Road is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Cathles Road, SW12 Cathles Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Cavendish Road, SW12 Cavendish Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Chestnut Grove School, SW12 A street within the SW12 postcode
Chestnut Grove, IG7 Chestnut Grove is a road in the IG7 postcode area
Chestnut Grove, SW12 Chestnut Grove is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Churchcroft Close, SW12 Churchcroft Close is a road in the SW12 postcode area
CLARENCE MEWS, SW12 CLARENCE MEWS is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Cloudesdale Road, SW17 Cloudesdale Road is one of the streets of London in the SW17 postal area.
Cornford Grove, SW12 Cornford Grove is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Cornforoad Grove, SW12 A street within the SW12 postcode
Culverden Road, SW12 Culverden Road is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Denning Mews, SW12 Denning Mews is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Devereux Road, SW12 Devereux Road is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Dinsmore Road, SW12 Dinsmore Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Dornton Road, SW12 Dornton Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Earlsthorpe Mews, SW12 Earlsthorpe Mews is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Elmfield Mansions, SW17 Elmfield Mansions is one of the streets of London in the SW17 postal area.
Emmanuel Road, SW12 Emmanuel Road is named after Emmanuel College, Cambridge.
Endlesham Road, SW12 Endlesham Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Englewood Road, SW12 Englewood Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Fernlea Road, SW12 Fernlea Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Fernside Road, SW12 Fernside Road is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Florence Way, SW12 Florence Way is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Fontenoy Road, SW12 Fontenoy Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Freepost, SW12 Free post is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Gayville Road, SW12 Gayville Road is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Gosberton Road, SW12 Gosberton Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Granard Road, SW12 Granard Road is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Grange Mills, SW12 Grange Mills is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Griffin Mews, SW12 A street within the SW12 postcode
Harberson Road, SW12 Harberson Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Hazelbourne Road, SW12 Hazelbourne Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Hearnville Road, SW12 Hearnville Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Hendrick Avenue, SW12 Hendrick Avenue is a street in London
Heslop Road, SW12 Heslop Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Hildreth Street Market, SW12 Hildreth Street Market is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Hildreth Street, SW12 Hildreth Street is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Hillbury Road, SW17 Hillbury Road is one of the streets of London in the SW17 postal area.
Hillgate Place, SW12 Hillgate Place is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Holmside Court, SW12 Holmside Court is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Holmside Road, SW12 Holmside Road is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Hunter Close, SW17 Hunter Close is a road in the SW17 postcode area
Hyde Farm Mews, SW12 A street within the SW12 postcode
Hydethorpe Road, SW12 Hydethorpe Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Irene House, SW12 A street within the SW12 postcode
James Terrace, SW12 A street within the SW12 postcode
James’s Terrace, SW12 A street within the SW12 postcode
Joseph Powell Close, SW12 Joseph Powell Close is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Kenilford, SW12 Kenilford is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Laitwood Road, SW12 Laitwood Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Larch Close, SW12 Larch Close is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Limerick Close, SW12 A street within the SW12 postcode
Little Dimocks, SW12 Little Dimocks is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Lynn Road, SW12 Lynn Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Malwood Road, SW12 Malwood Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Manchuria Road, SW11 Manchuria Road is a road in the SW11 postcode area
Many Gates, SW12 Many Gates is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Manygates, SW12 A street within the SW12 postcode
Margaret Rutherford Place, SW12 Margaret Rutherford Place is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Mayford Road, SW12 Mayford Road is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Molly Huggins Close, SW12 Molly Huggins Close is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Morella Road, SW12 Morella Road is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Nightin, SW12 Nightin is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Nightingale Lane, SW12 Nightingale Lane is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Nightingale Square, SW12 Nightingale Square is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Norgrove Street, SW12 Norgrove Street is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Oakmead Road, SW12 Oakmead Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Old Dairy Mews, SW12 Old Dairy Mews is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Old Devonshire Road, SW12 Old Devonshire Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Old Hospital Close, SW12 Old Hospital Close is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Old Park Avenue, SW12 Old Park Avenue is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Oldridge Road, SW12 Oldridge Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Ormeley Road, SW12 Ormeley Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Osward Road, SW17 Osward Road is one of the streets of London in the SW17 postal area.
Ouseley Road, SW12 Ouseley Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Pakenham Close, SW12 Pakenham Close is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Parkthorne Road, SW12 Parkthorne Road is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Pentney Road, SW12 Pentney Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Queensville Road, SW12 Queensville Road is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Radbourne Road, SW12 Radbourne Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Ramsden Road, SW12 Ramsden Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Ranmere Street, SW12 A street within the SW12 postcode
Rastell Avenue, SW2 Rastell Avenue is one of the streets of London in the SW2 postal area.
Ravenslea Road, SW12 Ravenslea Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Ravenstone Street, SW12 Ravenstone Street is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Ritherdon Road, SW12 Ritherdon Road is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Roseneath Road, SW11 Roseneath Road is one of the streets of London in the SW11 postal area.
Roseneath Road, SW12 Roseneath Road is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Rossiter Road, SW12 Rossiter Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Rowfant Mansions, SW17 Rowfant Mansions is one of the streets of London in the SW17 postal area.
Royal Duchess Mews, SW12 A street within the SW12 postcode
Rusham Road, SW12 Rusham Road is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Saint James’s Drive, SW17 Saint James’s Drive is a road in the SW17 postcode area
Sarsfeld Road, SW12 Sarsfeld Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Sistona Road, SW12 Sistona Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Sistova Road, SW12 Sistova Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
St Jamess Drive, SW17 St Jamess Drive is one of the streets of London in the SW17 postal area.
St. Andrews Mews, SW12 St. Andrews Mews is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Station Parade, SW12 Station Parade is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Stone Stairs, E1W Stone Stairs is a road in the E1W postcode area
Street Andrews Mews, SW12 A street within the SW12 postcode
Sudbrooke Road, SW12 Sudbrooke Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Tantallon Road, SW12 Tantallon Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Telferscot Road, SW12 Telferscot Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Temperley Road, SW12 Temperley Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
The Hub Buildings, SW12 A street within the SW12 postcode
Thornton Road, SW12 Thornton Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Thurleigh Avenue, SW12 Thurleigh Avenue is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Thurleigh Court, SW12 Thurleigh Court is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Thurleigh Road, SW12 Thurleigh Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Unit 7 Hildreth Street Mews, SW12 A street within the SW12 postcode
Unit B, SW12 A street within the SW12 postcode
Verran Road, SW12 Verran Road is a road in the SW12 postcode area
Weir Road, SW12 Weir Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Westbury Parade, SW12 Westbury Parade is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Western Lane, SW12 Western Lane is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Yukon Road, SW12 Yukon Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.
Zennor Road Industrial Estate, SW12 Zennor Road Industrial Estate was built in the late 1970s.
Zennor Road, SW12 Zennor Road is one of the streets of London in the SW12 postal area.


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