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East Dulwich Area Guide
Our area guide to East Dulwich gives you a quick overview of the neighbourhood from its properties, public parks, local schools, council tax, public transport links to shopping and going out.
Postcodes covered by this area guide include SE22
Property Types & Architecture
As you will see in the windows of estate agents in East Dulwich, such as ludlowthompson.com, Victorian terraced and semi detached houses and flats dominate the area.
Shopping & Entertainment
Lordship Lane is the main street and shopping area for East Dulwich, where you can buy everyday essentials. For day time and evening entertainment there is a small comedy theatre and pub, and good variety of great places to eat from fusion food to traditional English.
Parks & Commons
Dulwich Park, within five minutes walk of East Dulwich, offers large green spaces and a small lake with pedallos, tennis courts and bikes for hire.
Who lives here?
The East Dulwich neighbourhood is popular with professionals and families who aspire to Dulwich Village living at more affordable prices. But who may also prefer the more hip, indie vibe of East Dulwich and choice of trendy places to eat.
East Dulwich Local Authorities
East Dulwich is represented by Southwark Council which holds the responsibility for delivering services in your area.
The council is responsible for all council services and duties, which include Social Services, housing, education and planning. If you’ve a specific question for this council, please visit their website to get contact details for key departments.
East Dulwich Council Tax Rates
Council Tax is worked out by your local council who sets the Council Tax rates for each year. Your property postcode will determine which council you will need to pay. There are currently 1 councils covering the East Dulwich area.
Council tax rates for each Local Authority
How much will I have to pay?
Each year, every local authority will set a rate of council tax for each valuation band. The amount you have to pay depends on the value of your property and the current rates for your local council. Not everyone will have to pay the full amount of council tax. There are three ways in which your council tax bill may be reduced.
Reductions in council tax
- Reduction scheme for disabled people
- Discounts (i.e. If only one person lives in a property they will get a 25% discount on the council tax bill)
- Council tax benefit and second adult rebate
Learn more about council tax at HM Revenue & Customs
Local Area Website Links:
Below is a collection of links of local interest.
Schools in East Dulwich & Exam Results
Schools in East Dulwich fall under the Southwark Local Education Authority. Below is a comprehensive list of public schools in East Dulwich by type, together with full school details and the latest exam results.
Local schools within East Dulwich
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