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A Quick Overview of Hither Green
Hither Green is a district in south-east London, England, located in the London Borough of Lewisham. It lies south of Lewisham, 6.6 miles (10.6 km) south-east of Charing Cross, and on the Prime Meridian.
- Growing extensively with the arrival of the railways, Hither Green is characterised by late 19th and early 20th century Victorian and Edwardian domestic architecture, most notably the Corbett Estate.
- The railway runs through the centre of the area, with Staplehurst Road and its shopping parade to the east, and Hither Green Lane to the west.
- The lane dates back to Roman times and runs between the Quaggy and Ravensbourne rivers.