Blendon, London facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsBlendon
|Population||10,910 (2011 Census. Blendon and Penhill Ward)|
|Ceremonial county||Greater London|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
It is probably named after the Bladindon family who owned land in the area. Blendon Hall was built in 1763, but was sold to a local housing developer in 1929 and eventually demolished to make way for suburban housing. Today the area is a middle-class residential district with a small row of shops along the western stretch of Blendon Road.
Blendon is served by several Transport for London bus services.
- 132 to Bexleyheath and to North Greenwich via Eltham
- B13 to Bexleyheath and to New Eltham
- B14 to Bexleyheath and to Orpington via Sidcup
The cloest National Rail Station is Albany Park Station.
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