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Updated: 15/10/16

The nearest airport to Sydenham is London City Airport. Heathrow Terminals 1 2 3 Airport is 18 miles, London Heliport Airport is 6 miles, Heathrow Terminal 5 Airport is 19 miles, Gatwick South Terminal Airport is 19 miles, Gatwick North Terminal Airport is 19 miles, Heathrow Terminal 4 Airport is 17 miles, Northolt Jet Centre Airport is 18 miles, Elstree Airport is 20 miles and London Biggin Hill Airport is 8 miles away. The nearest train station to Sydenham is Sydenham London, about a mile away.

Beckenham is the nearest hospital to Sydenham.


How do we find low cost conveyancing in Sydenham?


Several solicitors offer supposedly cheap conveyancing quotes, but extra charges may inflate the final invoice. A quote should state applicable disbursements. Additional charges found in the small print should be reasonable.


If we plan to buy in the parish of Stanwell, should we get a chancel search?


A Sydenham conveyancing solicitor may suggest a chancel search. In older areas of Sydenham, chancel repair dues can be collected on the owners of a property where Parochial Church Councils may have not done so in the past, so indemnity insurance may be advisable even if liability is unlikely.


Which local authority looks after Sydenham?


Sydenham is located in London Borough of Lewisham Council, Town Hall, Catford, London, SE6 4RU phone:


Can you give the reasons why Sydenham property legal work for a sale goes on for so long?


Sydenham conveyancing can be exposed to significant delays, we, however, seek to curtail their cost if it can be achieved.


Flood searches are based on archived data and when you factor in recent flooding e g the fact that last year was second wettest year since on record, are they sufficient to ascertain sufficient information about the Sydenham area flood risk?


A thorough property lawyer in Sydenham should always carry out conveyancing searches if the standard searches identifies a the local Sydenham flood risk

For added peace of mind you can always get in touch with a close neighbour.


Does your solicitors firm get involved in the legal conveyancing of auction properties in Sydenham?


We are very knowledgeable with bidders at auction. Traditionally difficult to value properties such as unregistered properties, are bought at auction which need extended exploration by the conveyancing lawyer. Conveyancers therefore advocate that buyers at auction formally appoint an affordable solicitor well before the property auction date to allow sufficient time for a review of the sellers pack.

Subsequently, immediately after the auction day you are the solicitor must be ready for finish the conveyancing in under 28 days as usually required by the conditions of sale.


What do I need to be aware of if we invest in a property in a Lewisham council conservation area ?


An integral part of the legal process includes ordering of LLC1 searches of Lewisham council to check conservation area status and the existence of formal approval for any alterations. .


What is the council tax on a Forties terraced home in Sydenham?


Customarily the conveyancing report on title should supply the relevant Lewisham council tax band. Council tax charges for properties in Sydenham are detailed on the Lewisham local authority website. On 02 June 2012 the rates are:

  • Band A - £899.00
  • Band B - £1,049.00
  • Band C - £1,199.00
  • Band D - £1,349.00
  • Band E - £1,649.00
  • Band F - £1,948.00
  • Band G - £2,248.00
  • Band H - £2,698.00