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BexleyAlthough only 12 miles south east of central London (30 minutes by train), Bexley boasts over 1500 acres of open space and green parkland. Danson Park, believed to have been landscaped by the famous 'Capability Brown', is the setting for many of Bexley's annual summer events. Historic attractions include Hall Place, a Jacobean mansion house featuring award-winning gardens, set beside the River Cray. Lesnes Abbey built in the 12th century by Richard de Lucy, Chief Justice to Henry II, is also located in the borough. Other places of interest include the David Evans Silk Centre & Museum which outlines the history of silk and provides demonstrations of hand-silk printing.

 

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Welling Railway Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Canada Square Park
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
Canada Square, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 5.3 miles from Bexley
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Linden Grove, SE15 | 6.1 miles from Bexley
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Approach Road, Hackney, London | 7.3 miles from Bexley
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Red House (William Morris Museum)
London > Attractions > Museums
Red House Lane, Bexleyheath, DA6 | 2 miles from Bexley
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Royal Arsenal, SE18 | 2 miles from Bexley
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Royal Artillery Barracks
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Artillery Place, Woolwich, SE18 | 37 minutes from Bexley
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443 North Woolwich Road, E16 | 3.1 miles from Bexley
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23 Lee Road, SE3 | 3.4 miles from Bexley
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180 Greenwich High Road, SE10 | 4.4 miles from Bexley
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Simon Carter Blackheath
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9 Tranquil Vale, SE3 | 3.5 miles from Bexley
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74 Tranquil Vale, Blackheath, SE3 | 3.5 miles from Bexley
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Charlton Way Entrance, Blackheath Avenue, Se10 | 3.7 miles from Bexley
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The Street, Westfield Stratford City, SE18 | 2.6 miles from Bexley
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48 Vanbrugh Park, SE3 | 3.2 miles from Bexley
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86 Eltham High Street, SE9 | 37 minutes from Bexley
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University of Greenwich
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Maritime Greenwich University Campus, Park Row, SE10 | 4.2 miles from Bexley
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Four Corners
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121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 7.3 miles from Bexley
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The Making Space
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10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 8.1 miles from Bexley
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Danson Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Danson Road, Bexleyheath, DA6 | 2.5 miles from Bexley
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Greenwich Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Romney Road, SE10 | 3.9 miles from Bexley
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Greenwich Peninsula Driving Range
London > Leisure > Golf
Greenwich Peninsula, SE10 | 4.2 miles from Bexley
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The Trafalgar Tavern
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Park Row, SE10 | 4.2 miles from Bexley
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56 Royal Hill, SE10 | 4.3 miles from Bexley
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89 Royal Hill, SE10 | 4.3 miles from Bexley
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338 Boord Street, Greenwich, SE10 | 4.1 miles from Bexley
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The Pepys Building, Old Royal Naval College, SE10 | 4.4 miles from Bexley
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The O2, Peninsula Square, SE10 | 4.4 miles from Bexley
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Court Yard, Off Court Rd, SE9 | 2.2 miles from Bexley
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Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | 3.8 miles from Bexley
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Greenwich Foundation for the Old Royal Naval College, 2, Cutty Sark Gardens, Greenwich, SE10 | 4.4 miles from Bexley
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