We are a group of residents and non-residents who want to protect the historical features of the Hatcham conservation area and ensure all residents maintain a good quality of life here. By becoming a member of a conservation society, you have a say on what planning applications are approved by Lewisham council.

Hatcham is an area in New Cross which was first mentioned in the Domesday book of 1086 where the area was recorded as Hacheham.

An illustration of Hatcham House on New Cross Road. Built-in the early 1770s, it became the residence of the Hardcastle Family in 1789 who were merchants

You can see our purpose page to find out more about what we do and you can email contact@hatchamsociety.com to join.