Wandsworth is a district of south west London within the London Borough of Wandsworth. It is situated 4.6 miles southwest of Charing Cross. The area is identified in the London Plan as one of 35 major centres in Greater London.
Wandsworth High Street is dominated by the recently regenerated Southside shopping centre, cinema and restaurant complex. Behind the shopping centre, and following the River Wandle upstream towards Earlsfield and further south to Wimbledon, is King George's Park.