The White Lion

 
 
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Streatham High Road, SW16 1BB
 
 
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The White Lion is a unique music venue located on Streatham High Street. Housed in a grand Victorian building and ran by the Music4Children charity, the bar has events on most nights of the week. The venue also doubles up as a hostel with room for 70 guests. Additionally, there is an enclosed beer garden and a workshop space for community projects and meetings.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Balham Tube Station
 
25 minutes walk
 
Tooting Bec Tube Station
 
26 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
StreathamRailway Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
Streatham Hill Railway Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    133 Streatham High Road, SW16 | 2 minutes from The White Lion
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    34 Streatham High Road, SW16 | 9 minutes from The White Lion
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    London > Nightlife > Bars
    67 Clapham High Street, SW4 | 2.2 miles from The White Lion
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    67 Clapham High Street, SW4 | 2.2 miles from The White Lion
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    London > Business > Venue Hire
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    London > Business > Venue Hire
    66 Royal Hospital Road, Chelsea, Chelsea, London SW3 | 4 miles from The White Lion
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    London > Business > Venue Hire
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