ABC Selfstore have been offering storage for the Streatham area from our Wandsworth store located on Garratt Lane in London SW18 for some 19 years.
Store details : ABC Selfstore Wandsworth
Streatham can be a very expensive part of London to live in, and space is in short supply - so if you're moving house, redecorating, or just need some extra room short or long term then self storage is a great solution.
If your business needs storage for surplus or seasonal stock, records, archives or temporary storage without the commitment of a lease then we can help!
Whatever your reason for needing storage, it's what we're here for. Self storage that's simple, flexible, convenient and as you'll only pay for the days you stay - affordable.
If you've used self storage before, or you know what you need, you can book your storage now without fuss using our pricing system to the left!
ABC Selfstore's 'Self Storage for beginners' page is just the job if you are new to self storage.
We've got some great advice to help you calculate the amount of space you will need in your unit, along with plenty of other useful suggestions.
We also have a FREE "Self Storage Explained" PDF for you to download!
If you'd rather speak to a real person call our Wandsworth store and one of our ABC Selfstore team will be delighted to help.
It couldn't be easier to reserve your storage space. Our online storage booking system is available 24/7 for you to check availability and get a quote.
Once you've reserved billing won't begin until the day you move into your unit. And if you change your mind that's just fine. There's no obligation until you move in to your unit.
Real-time availability and up-to-date prices for storage in Streatham are available now - direct from the store using our online booking system.
With our Price Promise you can be sure you're getting the most competitive prices for storage in Streatham.
Units on upper floors often cost less than the same square footage on lower floors - worth noting if you're hunting for a storage bargain.
Availability for our most popular units can be limited so get in quick!
ABC Selfstore is a refreshing change to large corporate storage companies as we're a family owned independent business. We like to put the customer first, because we appreciate great value and service ourselves. So when you store with us you'll get a whole host of advantages that you just won't find anywhere else :
ABC Selfstore customers regularly tell us that our customer service is top-notch - so rest assured we'll do our best to make sure your storing with us will be a pleasure - for however long you're here. Caroline and the team look forward to welcoming you to our Wandsworth store
The district of Streatham, London SW16, can be found inside the district of Lambeth, and has been settled since the Roman period. The name Streatham (usually pronounced Stret-am) is believed to refer to the Roman road between London and Brighton, possibly leading to a Roman settlement known as 'Novus Portus', which is now no longer identifiable. Even after the Romans left, the Anglo-Saxon settlers used this road as a major trackway, and it eventually became an important coaching road between London and Croydon, moving towards Lewes, later converted into the A23, being still used to this day. It is due to this major routeway, from Roman London onwards, that Streatham has had such an important role in the City's life.
The first parish church was founded in Streatham in the Saxon period, although this church, St Leonard's, is now lost beneath later rebuilding. After the Norman Conquest Streatham became part of the property of a Norman Abbey, which kept it virtually unchanged for centuries. Only in the late eighteenth century, when spas developed around the local springs, Streatham Wells. This encouraged movement into the area, leading to turnpike and toll roads, and also wealthy merchants, bankers and nobles settled around the spas.
These establishments are almost gone, although Streatham park is sited upon the ruins of a Georgian country home sometimes called Streatham Palace. This palace was the home of many literary people, due to Henry Thrale's wife Hester, who was good friends with Samuel Johnson, and also entertained Joshua Reynolds. The palace fell into repair and was demolished during the 1860s. Although there are some homes which still survive, such as home of the Tate family in Park Hill, most of the large country houses which once marked out Streatham have been knocked down.
Urbanization of the district came with the building of rail connections to and from London. Streatham quickly became a popular entertainment location, known as the “west end of South London”. Apartment blocks were quickly built to accommodate people working in the ballrooms and cinemas, and were popularized during waves of immigration from people fleeing Nazi Germany. As with many areas in London, the district fell out of favour, going from being one of the largest shopping districts in the area to only having a few supermarkets, with general urban decay of the area. The biggest industry is probably self-storage parks, but there has been some investment into regeneration and social projects in the district.
Here are some of the latest reviews from our customers - see what they think about storing with ABC Selfstore
Only comment is staff are always friendly and helpful. I wanted to upgrade to a bigger unit so Susanne explained my options clearly and took me to show the units themselves. Walked away happy that I had made the right decision!
Excellent service and friendly staff. Paul is efficient and informative at all times
Everyone was cheerful and helpful. I would certainly use ABC again.