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The Bookshop on the Heath  

 
 
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74 Tranquil Vale, Blackheath, SE3 0BW
 
 
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Mon - Fri 9:30am - 4.30pm, Sat 10am - 6pm, Sun 11am - 5pm | Closed Wed
 

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The Bookshop on the HeathA book lovers gem. As one of London's oldest and last remaining second-hand bookshops, this bookshop stocks signed first editions and collectables as well as local history books and guidebooks on Blackheath Village. As well as a great selection of books they have original art, photographs, posters and prints for sale. They also have a Mayfair showroom Biblion, between Oxford Street and Brook Street at 1-7 Davies Mews, W1K 5AB (closed on Sundays) specialising in James Bond and crime fiction novels with many rare first edition hardbacks dustwrapped and signed.

 

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Blackheath Railway Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
KidbrookeRailway Station
 
18 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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DoubleTree by Hilton London - Greenwich
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £50  30% off
Catherine Grove, SE10 | 24 minutes from The Bookshop on the Heath
Housed in a former police section house, the DoubleTree by Hilton London - Greenwich offers contemporary accommodation while retaining the building's historic 1940s charm. The tranquil ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Express London Greenwich
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £47  21% off
Bugsby Way, SE10 | 34 minutes from The Bookshop on the Heath
Staying at this hotel puts you right in the centre of Greenwich, with a thousand years of British naval history on your doorstep, as well shops, ... More
 
 
 
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Rye Books
London > Shopping > Books
45 Upland Road, SE22 | 3.3 miles from The Bookshop on the Heath
Lovely local independent bookshop in East Dulwich Rye Books sells fiction, children's books, art and design, and tomes on travel as well as hard-to-find books, gifts ... More
 
 
 
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London > Shopping > Books
1 Calton Avenue, SE21 | 4.1 miles from The Bookshop on the Heath
Hazel Broadfoot's and Julian Toland's run a superb, high class bookshop in the heart of Dulwich Village. All the staff have a real enthusiasm, thirst for ... More
 
 
 
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London > Shopping > Books
119-120 Lower Marsh, South Bank, London SE1 | 5.7 miles from The Bookshop on the Heath
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London > Shopping >
21 Montpelier Vale, SE3 | 1 minute from The Bookshop on the Heath
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Simon Carter Blackheath
London > Shopping > Menswear
9 Tranquil Vale, SE3 | 1 minute from The Bookshop on the Heath
Founded by a businessman of the same name in the 1980s, Simon Carter is a menswear retailer known especially for their accessories such as cufflinks, ... More
 
 
 
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London > Shopping > Specialists
Charlton Way Entrance, Blackheath Avenue, Se10 | 9 minutes from The Bookshop on the Heath
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London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Friday 11th October 2019 - 8pm
The Bookshop on the Heath, 23 Lee Road, SE3 | 4 minutes from The Bookshop on the Heath
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London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Friday 22nd November 2019 - 8pm
The Bookshop on the Heath, 23 Lee Road, SE3 | 4 minutes from The Bookshop on the Heath
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The Bookshop on the Heath, 23 Lee Road, SE3 | 4 minutes from The Bookshop on the Heath
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London > Entertainment > Classical Music
23 Lee Road, SE3 | 4 minutes from The Bookshop on the Heath
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London > Entertainment > Cinemas
180 Greenwich High Road, SE10 | 21 minutes from The Bookshop on the Heath
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Greenwich Playhouse
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Greenwich Station Forecourt, 189 Greenwich High Road, SE10 | 23 minutes from The Bookshop on the Heath
The Greenwich Playhouse is one of the most modern theatres in the London area. It's certainly not the biggest - it has seating capacity for 84 ... More
 
 
 
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Ranger's House - The Wernher Collection
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Chesterfield Walk, Greenwich Park, SE10 | 11 minutes from The Bookshop on the Heath
Ranger's House is an 18th century, Grade I listed, red brick villa built in 1723 which became the official residence of the 'Ranger of Greenwich Park'. ... More
 
 
 
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12 Crooms Hill, SE10 | 20 minutes from The Bookshop on the Heath
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National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, SE10 | 21 minutes from The Bookshop on the Heath
This museum of time and space was built by Sir Christopher Wren in 1675. It marks the site of the Greenwich or Prime Meridian - the ... More
 
 
 
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Pizza Express
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
64 Tranquil Vale, SE3 | 1 minute from The Bookshop on the Heath
Pizza Express has become something of a London institution. Serving consistently excellent Italian pizzas quickly in pleasant unfussy surroundings, this is always a convenient and acceptable ... More
 
 
 
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58-62 Tranquil Vale, SE3 | 1 minute from The Bookshop on the Heath
The family friendly Giraffe restaurants really appeal to their target audience: kids. But that doesn't mean adults won't enjoy their bright colours and big portions too. ... More
 
 
 
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London > Restaurants > French restaurants
16-18 Montpelier Vale, Blackheath, SE3 | 1 minute from The Bookshop on the Heath
With a combination of delicious food, great wines and a real ambience, Café Rouge has embodied the style and je ne sais quoi of French dining ... More
 
 
 
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Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 4.9 miles from The Bookshop on the Heath
For 30 years Four Corners has been training, producing and supporting the full range of film and photographic requirements. Services on offer include filmmaking facilities and ... More
 
 
 
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London > Education > Professional Training
Elephant & Castle, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 5.1 miles from The Bookshop on the Heath
From a clutch of excellent courses in London, this is the best and among the premier specialist media courses in the world. Formerly London College of ... More
 
 
 
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University of Greenwich
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Maritime Greenwich University Campus, Park Row, SE10 | 25 minutes from The Bookshop on the Heath
The main University of Greenwich campus boasts a picturesque setting on a World Heritage Site on the banks of the River Thames within three baroque buildings ... More
 
 
 
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Greenwich Peninsula Driving Range
London > Leisure > Golf
Greenwich Peninsula, SE10 | 2.3 miles from The Bookshop on the Heath
If you hook a shot at the state of the art Greenwich Peninsula Driving Range it'll head towards Canary Wharf and if you slice it ... More
 
 
 
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Greenwich Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Romney Road, SE10 | 17 minutes from The Bookshop on the Heath
As a World Heritage Site marking the site of the Greenwich Meridian (the base point for World Time and the location of Longitude 0) Greenwich is ... More
 
 
 
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London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Hornfair Park, Shooters Hill Road, SE18 | 28 minutes from The Bookshop on the Heath
With the help of an Olympic Legacy investment of over �4 million, Charlton Lido has been given a major upgrade. Part of the ... More
 
 
 
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The Depot
London > Nightlife > Pubs
7 Peglar Square, Kidbrooke Village , SE3 | 18 minutes from The Bookshop on the Heath
At the heart of one of London's biggest housing-led developments, Kidbrooke Village in South East London, is The Depot , an all-day dining pub ... More
 
 
 
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The Hill
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
89 Royal Hill, SE10 | 18 minutes from The Bookshop on the Heath
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56 Royal Hill, SE10 | 19 minutes from The Bookshop on the Heath
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Studio 338
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
338 Boord Street, Greenwich, SE10 | 2 miles from The Bookshop on the Heath
Studio 338 opened in spectacular style in March 2014, with Mark 'MK' Kinchen, Kevin Saunderson and Kate Simko all on the line-up. With a capacity of ... More
 
 
 
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The Old Brewery
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Pepys Building, Old Royal Naval College, SE10 | 25 minutes from The Bookshop on the Heath
Located within the grounds of the Old Royal Naval College and a stone's throw from the world's last tea clipper, the legendary Cutty Sark, The Old ... More
 
 
 
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Ninth Life
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
167 Rushey Green, SE6 | 37 minutes from The Bookshop on the Heath
Giving Catford's oldest pub a new lease of life, Ninth Life adds live music, a food market and a nine-room immersive theatre space to ... More
 
 
 
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Eltham Palace
London > Business > Venue Hire
Court Yard, Off Court Rd, SE9 | 2.3 miles from The Bookshop on the Heath
Restored by English Heritage, this fantastic house offers visitors the chance to indulge in the opulence of 1930s Britain whilst at the same time experiencing the ... More
 
 
 
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Old Royal Naval College
London > Business > Venue Hire
Greenwich Foundation for the Old Royal Naval College, 2, Cutty Sark Gardens, Greenwich, SE10 | 25 minutes from The Bookshop on the Heath
The Old Royal Naval College was built on the site of the Tudor Palace in Greenwich in which Henry VIII and Elizabeth I were born. William ... More
 
 
 
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Laban
London > Business > Venue Hire
Creekside, Deptford, SE8 | 28 minutes from The Bookshop on the Heath
Tate Modern architects Herzog & de Meuron went for a shimmering, plastic-clad building when tasked with designing the Laban building, a place where excellence in contemporary ... More
 
 
 
 

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