About School Lane
It is situated on the boundary of Surbiton & Tolworth in the Royal Borough of Kingston on Thames there is one main shopping street with many small businesses.
The Local stations are Tolworth & Surbiton. Main line trains run direct to London from both stations. There are regular bus services to Putney, Hounslow and intervening places.
We have 3 local infant & Junior schools and 2 senior schools close by.
Doctors, Dentists, Library and optiticians are all within 10 mins walking distance, the area is well served by many local amenities
School Lane was originally allotments, the present estate was built in 1964 to house tenants from the Alpha Rd estate, as it was being demolished and new properties erected. It consists of 110 maisonettes and a block of sheltered accomodation
1988 residents worked to raise funds for the Community Centre
In 1992 the Hard Ball area was erected on the School field, for the use of resident’s children after school, weekends and school holidays. Central heating and a rewiring programme followed. (Some properties had the central heating system upgraded in 2007) in 1998, the estate was double glazed.