Balham
in Greater London of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.447 and -0.138 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 26' 49" and W -0° 8' 18"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - GBP
Spoken languages:
English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 08:14 AM (Thursday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
4:45 am and 9:21 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.750 and 173.083 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Le Bons Bay
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Explore Balham

Balham in Greater London (England) is located in United Kingdom a little south of London, the country's capital.

Local time in Balham is now 08:14 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 9 airports in the wider vicinity of Balham, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is London City Airport in a distance of 9 mi (or 15 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in United Kingdom is Tower of London in a distance of 10 mi (or 16 km), North-East. Also, if you like golfing, there are multiple options in driving distance. We found 4 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Camberwell, City of Westminster, London, Wandsworth and Croydon. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 23°C / 73 °F

Morning Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Evening Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Night Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 47%
Air Pressure 1029.6 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Friday, 28th of June 2019

23°C (73 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Saturday, 29th of June 2019

27°C (81 °F)
18°C (64 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 30th of June 2019

20°C (68 °F)
14°C (58 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Crowne Plaza LONDON - BATTERSEA

Address
1,4 mi
Bridges Wharf,Battersea
SW11 3BE London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Chelsea Bridge Apartments

Address
2,2 mi
124 Prince of Wales Drive
SW8 4BJ London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


onefinestay - Clapham private homes

Address
0,5 mi
Various Addresses
London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Pestana Chelsea Bridge Hotel & Spa

Address
2,4 mi
Queenstown Road 354
SW8 4AE London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Dolphin House

Address
2,7 mi
CHICHESTER STREET
SW1V 3LX London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Holiday Inn Express LONDON - VICTORIA

Address
3,0 mi
106-110 Belgrave Road
SW1V 2BJ LONDON
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Blades

Address
2,9 mi
Belgrave Road 122
SW1V 2BL London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: 8:00 - 22:00
Weekend: 8:00 - 22:00


Belgrave Hotel

Address
2,6 mi
9-13 Clapham Road
SW9 0JD London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:30 - Checkin: 13:30
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


St. George's Pimlico

Address
2,9 mi
107 & 115 St. George's Drive
SW1V 4DA London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


St George's Pimlico Pimlico Hoteliers Ltd.

Address
2,9 mi
St. Georges Drive 107
SW1V 4DA London
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Northern line - Clapham South Arrival (29-12-2008)

Published: May 30, 2014
Length: 20:01 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: TheDerbyTube

A train of 1995 Tube Stock arrives at the northbound platform of Clapham South station.


Laminate Flooring Fitters South London - 020 3322 7001 - South London Laminate Flooring Fitters

Published: June 20, 2014
Length: 06:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Floor Installation London

Laminate flooring fitters South London Call 020 3322 7001, for the best Laminate flooring fitters and Installers in South London. Our experienced laminate floor fitters are available to fit...


Sri Chimmony Self Transcendence 24hr race Tooting Bec London 17/18 oct 2009

Published: October 18, 2009
Length: 13:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ipdove

Video of some of the last few laps Sri Chimmony Self Transcendence 24hr race Tooting Bec 17th 18th October 2009. The Longest Distance was 147 miles run by Richard Quinnell.


Michael Hufton's 40th Birthdayoke at Tooting Bec Lido

Published: June 24, 2013
Length: 45:28 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Thisismyfilm1

The family & friends of Michael & Rozzi Hufton perform 'You're The One That I Want' from Grease at Michael's 40th birthday party at the iconic Tooting Bec Lido. By @GregBurke from www.thisismyfilm....


Dog Walking Tooting www.harrisons-dogs.co.uk

Published: November 13, 2012
Length: 28:30 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Peter Harrison

http://www.harrisons-dogs.co.uk Dog Walking Tooting Dog Walking Balham Dog Walking Clapham Dog Walking Wandsworth.


London to Brighton BHF Bike Ride 16 June 2013 (part 1)

Published: June 18, 2013
Length: 35:20 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: san0designs

Early start for the Websense cycling team. They travel from Reading to Clapham Common for the 8am start, heading towards the finish at Brighton for the British Heart Foundation, charity cycle...


Brixton to Dulwich Common by car.

Published: November 02, 2012
Length: 14:15 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: theo harpik

theo harpik, http://youtu.be/u9P2D2srS4w Car journey, starting at Acre Lane, Brixton and ending at Dulwich Common, via Tulse Hill and the South Circular.


The Southern calling at Streatham Hill

Published: September 28, 2012
Length: 08:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: MrTrolleyharry

Aankomst en vertrek van een electrische trein van de "the Southern" van London Victoria station naar London Bridge, in het station van Streatham Hill. 2 augustus 2011. Let op de stroomrail...


Trans - Rock Steady (Live at The Windmill, Brixton)

Published: December 08, 2013
Length: 04:36 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Nugazer

Trans performing Rock Steady. Recorded live at The Windmill, Brixton on December 7th 2013.


STREATHAM HILL STATION

Published: September 04, 2012
Length: 27:04 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: retrorocker44

VIEWS AROUND STREATHAM HILL STATION. 28 AUGUST 2012 THANKS FOR WATCHING PLEASE VISIT MY CHANNEL FOR MORE STREATHAM VIDS.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Clapham Park

Clapham Park is an area in the Borough of Lambeth in London, to the south of central Clapham and west of Brixton. The original Clapham Park Estate was a speculative development by Thomas Cubitt, who bought 229 acres of Bleak Hall Farm in 1825, and marked out plots for building around the new, broad, tree-lined streets of Kings Avenue, Clarence Avenue, Poynders Road and Atkins Road.

Located at 51.4539, -0.135556 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Lambeth

A24 road (England)

The A24 is a major road in England that runs for sixty miles from Clapham in south-west London to Worthing in West Sussex.

Located at 51.4608, -0.1395 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roads in Surrey, Roads in West Sussex, Roads in London

Clapham Common

Clapham Common is an 89 hectares triangular area of grassland situated in south London, England. It was historically common land for the parishes of Battersea and Clapham, but was converted to parkland under the terms of the Metropolitan Commons Act 1878. 43 hectares of the common are within the London Borough of Wandsworth and 46 hectares within the London Borough of Lambeth.

Located at 51.4578, -0.1494 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks and open spaces in Lambeth, Parks and open spaces in Wandsworth, Common land in London

Streatham (UK Parliament constituency)

Streatham is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since 2010 by Chuka Umunna, a member of the Labour Party.

Located at 51.439, -0.125 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Politics of Lambeth, Parliamentary constituencies in London, United Kingdom Parliamentary constituencies established in 1918

Tooting Bec Lido

Tooting Bec Lido is an open-air fresh water swimming pool in South London. It is the largest swimming pool by surface area in the United Kingdom, being 100 yards (91.44 m) long and 33 yards (30.18 m) wide. The Lido is on Tooting Bec Common between Tooting and Streatham. An original condition of construction was that it should be concealed from views across the common by a surrounding earth ramp.

Located at 51.4317, -0.139167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1906 establishments in England, Lidos, Swimming venues in London, Buildings and structures in Wandsworth, Sport in Wandsworth, Visitor attractions in Wandsworth

Streatham High Road

Streatham High Road, some two miles (3.6 km) in length, is part of the main A23 road from London to Brighton, and is in the London Borough of Lambeth. It begins in the north at Streatham Hill railway station, being an end-on junction with Streatham Hill and continues south to Norbury where the A23 becomes London Road.

Located at 51.4336, -0.12892 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Streets in Lambeth, Shopping streets in London

Metropolitan Community Church London

Metropolitan Community Church London (MCC London) was the first Metropolitan Community Church congregation in Europe and the first one chartered out of the United States. The congregation was founded in 1973 as Fellowship of Christ the Liberator and soon after affiliated with MCC and changed their name, they went on to occupy a location on Sistova Road, in the Balham neighbourhood of South London.

Located at 51.4438, -0.147243 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Metropolitan Community Churches, LGBT churches in England, LGBT culture in London

Hyde farm estate

The Hyde Farm Estate is a residential area situated in Balham, a district of south London, in the United Kingdom. Its boundaties are: to the south Emmanuel Road; to the east: Radbourne Road; to the north: Hydethorpe Road; and to the west: Cavendish Road. The estate was originally one large medieval field of some sixty acres. The area was known as the Hyde during the Middle Ages, and later as Hydefield.

Located at 51.444, -0.139 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Lambeth

Saint Francis Xavier College (England)

Saint Francis Xavier College is a Roman Catholic Sixth Form College. It is located on the borders of Clapham and Balham close to Clapham South tube station, London. It offers courses for 16-19 year olds, as well as Adult Education classes. The college is named after Saint Francis Xavier. Stella Flannery is the current principal. The college introduced the International Baccalaureate (IB) in September 2010.

Located at 51.4517, -0.149167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Education in Wandsworth, Sixth form colleges in London, Learning and Skills Beacons, Roman Catholic universities and colleges in the United Kingdom

Tooting Commons

The Tooting Commons consist of two adjacent areas of common land lying between Balham, Streatham and Tooting, in south west London: Tooting Bec Common and Tooting Graveney Common. Since 1996, they have been wholly within the London Borough of Wandsworth, which has administered the commons since 1971 when a substantial part of Tooting Bec Common was within the adjacent London Borough of Lambeth.

Located at 51.4333, -0.144722 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Parks and open spaces in Wandsworth, Common land in London

HM Prison Brixton

HM Prison Brixton is a local men's prison, located in Brixton area of the London Borough of Lambeth, in inner-South London, England. The prison is operated by Her Majesty's Prison Service.

Located at 51.4516, -0.12525 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1820 establishments in England, Buildings and structures in Lambeth, Category B prisons in England, Category C prisons in England, Prisons in London

Streatham & Clapham High School

Streatham & Clapham High School is a successful independent day school for girls aged 3 to 18, situated in south London. The school was founded in 1887 by the Girls' Public Day School Company, which aimed to establish schools for girls of all classes by providing a high standard of academic, moral and religious education. The Head Master is Dr Millan Sachania, a music scholar and late Bachelor Scholar of Christ's College, Cambridge, where he attained Double First Class Honours.

Located at 51.4351, -0.1381 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Independent girls' schools in London, Schools of the Girls' Day School Trust, Member schools of the Girls' Schools Association, Educational institutions established in 1887, Independent schools in Lambeth, 1887 establishments in England

South London Hospital for Women and Children

The South London Hospital for Women and Children was a general hospital treating women and children on Clapham Common in London, UK. It was also known as the South London Hospital for Women and the South London Women's Hospital. Founded by Eleanor Davies-Colley and Maud Chadburn in 1912, it always employed an all-woman staff. It closed in 1984.

Located at 51.4531, -0.146944 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1912 establishments in England, Hospitals in London, Defunct hospitals in London

Lambeth College

Lambeth College is a Further Education college in the London Borough of Lambeth. It was formed in 1992 from three former institutions - Vauxhall College, Brixton College of Further Education, and South London College.

Located at 51.4586, -0.14098 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Further education colleges in London, Education in Lambeth

Chestnut Grove Academy

Chestnut Grove Academy was formed, as Chestnut Grove School, in September 1986 by the amalgamation of Henry Thornton Grammar School (named for Henry Thornton a local MP and economist) and Hydeburn School. It is a partially selective secondary school with academy status in Balham, London, England. It selects 40% of its pupils for places based on aptitude in art and design and general ability. It was the first Arts College in the United Kingdom.

Located at 51.4444, -0.155278 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Academies in Wandsworth, Secondary schools in Wandsworth

St. Mary's Roman Catholic Primary School, Clapham

St Mary's Roman Catholic Primary School is a Roman Catholic primary school in Crescent Lane, Clapham, South London, England. The school maintains strong links with St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church, Clapham, after which it was named.

Located at 51.4592, -0.137778 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Primary schools in Lambeth, Roman Catholic primary schools in the Archdiocese of Southwark

St Mary's Roman Catholic Church, Clapham

St Mary's is a Roman Catholic Church on Clapham Park Road in Clapham, South London, England. It is located on the corner of Clapham Common near Clapham Common tube station.

Located at 51.4616, -0.137278 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Roman Catholic churches in London, Churches in Lambeth

Clapham High Street

Clapham High Street is the main through road and shopping area in Clapham, South London, England, in the London Borough of Lambeth.

Located at 51.4633, -0.133333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Streets in Lambeth

Brixton Hill (ward)

Brixton Hill ward is an administrative division of the London Borough of Lambeth, England. It contains part of the road known as Brixton Hill. It contains Brixton prison and the Brixton centre of Lambeth College. Brixton Hill ward is located in the Streatham Parliamentary constituency.

Located at 51.453, -0.126 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Wards of Lambeth

Clapham Common (ward)

Clapham Common is an administrative division of the London Borough of Lambeth, United Kingdom. The ward contains stretches South from Clapham Park Road to the boundary with Wandsworth at Balham Hill. It contains roads such as the A24 Clapham Common Southside and Abbeville Road. Approximately one third of the area of ward is taken up with Clapham Common. The ward is located in the Streatham parliamentary constituency.

Located at 51.457, -0.138 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Wards of Lambeth

Streatham Hill (ward)

Streatham Hill ward is an administrative division of the London Borough of Lambeth, United Kingdom. It includes the neighbourhoods in the northern part of Streatham either side of the road of the same name.

Located at 51.441, -0.123 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Wards of Lambeth

Thornton (ward)

Thornton ward is an administrative division of the London Borough of Lambeth, United Kingdom. The ward comprises the communities of Clapham Park and the Hyde Farm Estate. The ward shares the borough's western boundary with Wandsworth along Cavendish Road and Emmanuel Road alongside Tooting Bec Common. The south eastern boundary then continues along Emmanuel Road and New Park Road to the A205 South Circular Road.

Located at 51.445, -0.136 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Wards of Lambeth

Matches Fashion

Matches is a retailer of luxury clothing and accessories. It is based on Clapham Park Road in south London and has 14 shops across London.

Located at 51.4592, -0.131944 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Online retail companies of the United Kingdom, Clothing retailers of the United Kingdom, Shops in London, Retail companies established in 1987

George IV, Brixton

George IV, Brixton' was a public house and concert and dance venue at 144 Brixton Hill, in Brixton, London. It was also sometimes known as George Four. At the junction with Waterworks Road, the venue in 2007 became the Southside Bar and later the Music Bar. In mid-2012, the Tesco supermarket chain revealed that it planned to open a “convenience store” format Tesco Express store on the site. The plan was not welcomed.

Located at 51.4522, -0.121667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Former music venues, Music venues in London, Nightclubs in London, Electronic dance music venues, Music venues in England, Buildings and structures in Lambeth

Msizi Africa

Msizi Africa is an international charitable organisation set up by Lucy Caslon in 2007. Msizi means 'helper' in Zulu. The charity, based in South London and originally named Mants'ase Children's Home UK, is registered with the UK Charity commission and provides about thousand children in Lesotho, South Africa and Tanzania with nutritious food and shelter.

Located at 51.4429, -0.127915 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
International charities, Charities based in London, Children's charities based in England, Health charities in the United Kingdom, Health in Lesotho, Health in South Africa

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Pimlico: Balham Hill/Hazelbourne Road, Pimlico (source)

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Pimlico: A23 Streatham Hill/Sternhold Ave, Pimlico (source)

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Pimlico: Clapham Common Southside, Pimlico (source)

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Wandsworth: Balham Hill/Yukon Rd, Wandsworth (source)

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Pimlico: A205 Poynders Rd/Kings Ave, Pimlico (source)

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Wandsworth: Balham High Rd/Caistor Rd, Wandsworth (source)

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