What is SE1, London, really like to live, work and play in? HomeViews Streets is a new site that collates up-to-date insights from residents in postcodes covering the length and breadth of London. Using our insider knowledge, we can reveal what locals honestly think about the SE1 postcode, from transport links and amenities to open green spaces. Read on to learn more.
What area is SE1 in London?
SE1 is the postcode covering Bankside, South Bank, Southwark, and part of Lambeth, Bermondsey, Vauxhall and Peckham. It sits within the London Boroughs of Southwark and Lambeth in South East London.
What zone is SE1 in?
The SE1 postcode is spread between London zones 1 and 2. Adjacent postcodes include SE16 to the east, while SE15, SE5, SE17, and SE11 lie to the south. The River Thames borders SE1 to the north and west.
So, is SE1 a good place to live? HomeViews Streets reviewers from SE1 share their candid views on what local life is actually like – rating and commenting on everything from the overall community atmosphere, the range and quality of amenities and transport, and so much more. Residents give a score out of five for each category, alongside a personal insight.
Below are some examples – just click through to see more reviews for the SE1 area. To view all the content on the site, simply write a review of your own area!
SE1, London resident reviews
“The buzz of the area is second to none”
HomeViews Area Guides
You can also read our area guides for SE1 neighbourhoods for more information. These pages also include the top-rated new developments in the area and reviews by verified residents.
HomeViews provides verified resident reviews of the UK’s housing developments. We’re working with developers, landlords and the Government to recognise high performers and help to improve standards in the built environment.