House Clearance Forest Hill London SE23

House clearance Forest Hill SE23: As a London based company, Jeffrey Avery and Associates has been providing a complete house clearance service to members of the public, legal professionals, executors, and administrators, in Forest Hill, SE23 and surrounding areas, for over 35 years and is now one of the leading Forest Hill house clearance companies. If you require any type of property to be cleared of its contents, and left clean and tidy so that it can be sold, or transferred to a landlord, we can help.

House Clearance in Forest Hill: A fully comprehensive service.

We specialise in full house contents clearance. We can tackle any Forest Hill house clearance job, of any size and in any location, even in circumstances where access is restricted. (eg Flats with no lifts,etc.)

We are also specialists in clutter clearance, and will be pleased to clear properties containing years of accumulated posessions, or which have abnormal amounts of general household items, sometimes as a result of illness, (eg compulsive Hoarding or OCD), or where the occupants were previously unwell and unable to care for themselves or their property, resulting in insanitary, dangerous conditions. We are expert clutter clearers.

I would like to thank Jeffrey Avery and Associates for the very careful, thorough and efficient job they made of clearing my late father's flat of his remaining possessions.

Extra to the excellent standard of the clearance, having dealt with Jeffrey personally, I found him to be only extremely helpful and responsive... Read more testimonials...

Becky Anderson.

Our Commitment to Quality

We are aware that a house clearance is often required in difficult circumstances, such as bereavement, and we pride ourselves on our expertise in carrying out our services with care, discretion, and with as little disruption as possible.

In particular, we will always:

Jeffrey Avery and Associates is a DOE registered waste carrier, and we comply with all applicable legislation with regard to the management and disposal of waste. We also carry full third party liability insurance.

Additional Services:

We provide a host of related, additional services, including deep cleaning of neglected houses, and the reinstatement of overgrown and out of control gardens, garden clearance, Central Heating, Water and Electricity Isolation, a comprehensive Locksmith Services, and a Hoarding Service. Our aim is to simplify the process of making your property ready for sale or transfer to a landlord.

Free advice and quotation

Our initial consultation and all our quotations are free and without obligation. Contact Jeffrey Avery on 0800 567 7769 for immediate attention.

Some interesting facts about Forest Hill, London SE23

Forest Hill is a district of south London, England, located in the London Borough of Lewisham. It situated between Dulwich and Sydenham. The area has enjoyed extensive investment since plans to extend the East London Line to Forest Hill were unveiled in 2004.

Like many London suburbs, Forest Hill was only sparsely populated until the mid-19th century. The name Forest Hill came from 'the forest with a big hill', which was coined by a developer in the 1790s, and referred to the remaining area of Forest on Sydenham Hill which was originally part of the Great North Wood.

A canal, Croydon Canal, was built in the area in 1809, but the large number of locks (28) meant that it was not a commercial success, it was purchased by London and Croydon Railway Company who built his road iron along the same route, it opens in 1839. The retaining wall of the road opposite the station outside the pub is the only physical evidence of the chain, which still exists.

When the Crystal Palace was moved to Hyde Park Sydenham great houses built in the West End Forest Hill.

In 1884, which would be London's oldest swimming pool was built on Dartmouth Road.

Tea merchant Frederick Horniman built a museum to house his impressive collection of natural history objects. He donated the building and its gardens to the public in 1901 and became the Horniman Museum.

As its population has grown from two large secondary schools built in the area - Forest Hill Boys and Sydenham Girls on the verge of Forest Hill.

But in the 21st Century, Forest Hill has a large residential population and the area is more desirable in a quiet leafy suburb with good connections to the center of town, and slightly below average prices real estate.

Facilities and entertainment

Forest Hill is home of the famous Horniman Museum. Despite the preference for the cultural and anthropological collections, the museum also has a new opening (July 2006) aquarium and one of the most diverse collections of taxidermy in the northern hemisphere. It also houses one of the best collection of musical instruments in the British Isles. Included in their gardens cover is an enclosure with animals, flower gardens, and a grade II in 20 century greenhouse. Views of the gardens extend across the central and north London.

La Cocina de Public House, opposite the station in Forest Hill, is a live music and comedy instead. The emergency home of the Comedy Club, which has attracted artists such as Bill Bailey, Phil Jupitus and Mark Lamarr Daniel Kitson. Recently renovated, the Dartmouth arm was named by The Times as "one of the finest gastropubs London".

Forest Hill Swimming Baths were closed in 2005 due to health problems and the security around its roof and plumbing. Intrusive investigation in October 2006 suggested that the complete renovation would cost £ 5.5 million. Lewisham Council gives green light to the renovation, pledged to renew, while retaining a building of Victorian character and original features. Latest , most of the proposals to honor that promise and to request the addition of suggestions site with its neighbor, Louise House, an internal time industrial school for boys, a completely remodeled recreation center . After a successful campaign and widely supported by local "face-saving Forest Hill", Louise House has been designated historical building dated in English , and this should allow any redevelopment project. The Mayor of Lewisham Steve Bullock continues to support the project.

Forest Hill Library was built in 1901 and Arts and Crafts design of local architect Alexander Hennell. It 's one of the more than 500 buildings listed Grade II Lewisham Borough. 'was renovated in 2008.


With a range of architectural styles from the late 19th Century and 20, Forest Hill, described by Sir Norman Foster as "a delightful pocket of South London". Of particular note is the Capitol Theatre, the Horniman Museum and classic art deco house forest block and Taymount Barn Croft.

Interesting facts source: Wikipedia

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