This semi-detached Victorian family house is situated on a hill overlooking Telegraph Hill Park, in South East London.
A Victorian family house overlooking Telegraph Hill Park, the first landscaped park of its kind in South East London with 100 year-old oaks and other fine trees. At night, there is a stupendous view of twinkling London lights. The house is very welcoming, filled with fresh flowers and orchids, batik and other paintings and beautiful furniture.
The elegant bedrooms have been specially designed with comfort in mind. They are luxurious, elegantly furnished and the comfortable beds are made up with crisp, starched linen. A television set, tea and coffee making facilities, bottled water, both still and sparkling are offered to our guests. Luxurious bath sheets, the best soaps and a hair dryer are also on offer in our sparkling bathrooms.
The dining room is quite special and it has been successfully used as a small meeting room for business guests. Capacity for 12 persons. We can also cater for private dinners by prior arrangement.
Please note that this is a non-smoking household.
Food and Drinks
A full English breakfast is offered to those who wish it. In addition, orange juice a selection of cereals, bread and exotic fruit and freshly made coffee and tea. Also on offer is Kuching ‘laksa’ which is a curried soup with rice vermicelli noodles, bean sprouts, prawns and shredded omelette. Notice for this oriental breakfast is required at the time of booking.
Grounds and gardens
The French windows from the dining room open onto a mature garden, designed and laid out by David's late father, Tim, a great gardener, over 30 years ago. It has two majestic Magnolia Grandiflora producing white saucer-like flowers from June to November, a catalpa with delicate white flambeaux in July and a 25 foot Bay tree. There are also vibrant camellias. There is a patio with table and chairs for sitting out in summer, surrounded by containers holding a wealth of flowers, spring bulbs and lilies. A lure for garden lovers.
Wireless internet access is available for guests. The use of a laptop is also available.
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Free broadband access (wifi)
Food and Drinks
Continental breakfast (included)
Cooked breakfast (included)
Tennis courts (walking distance)
Recommended restaurants (walking distance)
Recommended restaurants (a short drive)
Address: 113 Pepys Road, New Cross Gate, London, SE14 5SE, United Kingdom
Check In: 16:00 (4:00pm) - 22:00 (10:00pm) (no arrivals allowed outside this window)
Check Out: 07:00 (7:00am) - 10:00 (10:00am)
Check-in: From 4.00pm Check-out: 10.00am
Directions: From the Elephant & Castle roundabout, take A2 (New Kent Road/Old Kent Road/New Cross Road) to junction with Queens Road. Turn right for Queens Road. After a short distance, take first left into Erlanger Road, and left again into Sherwin Road. Turn right into Pepys Road up the hill. No 113 is opposite Telegraph Hill Park.
Nearest Train Station: New Cross Gate, our nearest underground and rail station is 10 minutes’ walk from the house. The rail journey from New Cross Gate is only 5 minutes to London Bridge Station in the City of London (the financial district). The journey by underground to Bond Street Station (in the West End for shopping) can be accomplished in half an hour.
Nearest Buses: 21, 36, 53,136, 171, 172, 343 and 484.